NANCY J POWELL

  • US interested in developing business environment in the state November 19, 2013

    US Ambassador to India Nancy J Powell on Tuesday said her country was interested in developing a business environment and better education in Jharkhand. "The USA is interested in developing business environment and better education in Jharkhand," Powell said in her address to department heads during a visit to the Central...
  • US Ambassador to India visits IIML campus August 14, 2013

    US Ambassador to India Nancy J Powell on Wednesday visited the Indian Institute of Management (IIML) campus and interacted with the students and faculty members. Powell reiterated her country's stand that the US sees India as its leading strategic partner, and said Washington is keen on taking this relationship further. She said...
  • India, US, Afghanistan to hold trilateral meet next month August 13, 2013

    India, Afghanistan and the US will hold their next round of trilateral meet in September to discuss the post2014 situation in Afghanistan when American forces are scheduled to hand over control for security operations to Afghan forces. "In the continuing trilateral dialogue between India, Afghanistan and the US, the next round...
  • India one of our largest trading partners: Nancy Powell August 10, 2013

    Lauding India for being one of its largest trading partners, US Ambassador to India Nancy J Powell on Friday said there is room to grow in commercial relationships for both nations. "In just a decade, India has leaped from our 25th largesttrading partner to our 13th largest trading partner. Given...
  • India's policy decisions dampen investment climate: US May 21, 2012

    Chennai: The US on Sunday said several recent policy decisions by India were discriminatory to foreign companies and have "dampened sentiment" about its investment climate. "The adoption of manufacturing policies discriminatory to foreign companies and the inclusion of retroactive tax provisions in the Finance Bill are two examples," US Ambassador...
  • US committed to help Tamil Nadu: Powell May 21, 2012

    Chennai: The United States is committed to help Tamil Nadu realise the goals set in its Vision 2023 document, to put the state on par with upper middle income countries in southeast Asia, said the US envoy to India. Speaking at a function organised by the IndoAmerican Chamber of Commerce...
  • US ambassadordesignate Nancy Powell's message to India April 20, 2012

    US ambassadordesignate Nancy J Powell arrived in New Delhi on Thursday, following her 29 March confirmation by the American Senate as the first woman head of the US mission in India. To mark her arrival, the US embassy released a 2.36minute video, which has also been subtitled in 10 Indian...