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Obama's roundtable with entrepreneurs: A curtain raiser

Last updated on: November 6, 2010 16:25 IST

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On Saturday, November 6, 2010, in Mumbai, US President Barack Obama will convene a roundtable discussion with a small group of US and Indian business leaders to showcase commercial partnerships that exemplify the promise of each country's dynamic entrepreneur-led economic growth.

The discussion will focus on the growing trade and investment between the two countries, and the resulting opportunities for our entrepreneurs to build new markets and create high-quality jobs in the US and India.

Joining at the table will be a group of India- and US-based private sector executives who's respective partnerships are creating jobs in the United States and improving the quality of life for millions in India.

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Also present in the room will be a group of fifteen young entrepreneurs who are spearheading initiatives that are creating jobs and improving the delivery of basic services - health care, education, clean water, power, financial services - through market-based strategies that benefit low-income communities.

With nearly 65 per cent of India's 1.2 billion citizens under the age of 35, these individuals embody our shared belief in democracy and economic growth as central elements to greater poverty alleviation.



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