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IN BRIEF: According to a report on WSJ, Apple is in discussion with the Indian government about the possibility of manufacturing in India. While Apple products may not actually be manufactured as such, they’re likely to be assembled there. The Cupertino, Calif.-based company sent a letter to the government last month, outlining its plans to move ahead. It is also seeking financial incentives from the government for the same. Apple in Talks with Indian Government Apple product prices in India are preposterous and possibly higher...
It’s a sad thing to say. Even the high profile visit of Apple CEO Tim Cook couldn’t help working in favor of Apple Store in India. Not so long ago, Indian government rejected Tim Cook’s proposal of selling used iPhones in India. Rejection is nothing new to Apple these days as it has been through a handful of them this year. And why just Apple, Silicon Valley’s expensive baby, Facebook, too suffered a setback as India banned Free Basics, as the country was more interested in favoring Net Neutrality. Let’s just prefer to think that I...