A آ‘US investment Summitآ’ in Mumbai

Vol 3, PW 21 (10 Nov 99) News in Brief

American and Indian business leaders are hosting a two-day summit in Mumbai beginning Monday, 15th November.

US Investment Summit: The Progressive West is promoted by the Indo-US Joint Business Council, led by Shashi Ruia, Chairman of the Essar Group of Companies, and the US-India Business Council, led by Chairman Dean R. OHare.

Power and fuel supply will figure prominently at the summit, which aims to showcase business opportunities in Gujarat, Maharashtra, Goa, Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh. Enron and Unocal are among the US oil and gas companies attending.

Prominent India lobbyist Senator Gary Ackerman will also be there. Ackerman is chairman of the Washington-based Congressional Caucus on Indian-American Affairs.