India has seen the global financial and economic summit, its biggest, in India since the 2008 financial crisis.
But what has been a milestone for the economy in India is its first economic summit of the 21st century, which is being held in New Delhi.
Its being held to celebrate the centenary of the founding of the Indian National Bank and to highlight the role of India in the global economy.
Its also being held amid mounting concerns about the threat posed by the Islamic State group.
India has been at the centre of international criticism for the lack of economic progress since the end of the global crisis, when the economy slumped to the lowest level in two decades.
But its showing some signs of recovery, as it has added a record 9.6 million jobs since January last year.
According to the World Bank, India added 1.5 million jobs last year, a significant improvement on the previous year.