22 Jul 2016
New Delhi: India received USD 5.34 billion foreign direct investment in the first two months of the current financial year, Parliament was informed today.
28 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Government is likely to come out with a list of hybrid instruments next month which Indian companies will be able to issue for raising foreign direct investment (FDI).
30 Nov 2016
Panicking, she rang the number and told a man who said he was from the IRS: ‘I can pay $500,’ half the sum demanded. "I could do a payment plan. I just can't pay all of it at once." "Ma'am, you can pay $500 today itself. You can do that?" the man asked, adding that lawyers would look at her accounts and work out a monthly payment plan, but she had to pay half now.
20 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Government today relaxed Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) norms in a host of sectors including civil aviation, single-brand retail, defence and pharma by permitting more investments under automatic route.
25 Nov 2011
The government on Friday asserted that opening up of multi-brand retail for foreign players will create over 10 million jobs in the next three, brushing aside all criticism including from key UPA ally Trinamool Congress.
28 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi is expected to mount a scathing attack on the government in the Lok Sabha on the issue of rising prices of essential commodities.
31 May 2016
Tokyo: Pitching for investment in India's first sovereign wealth fund NIIF, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today met global investors and promised them an "advantageous" tax regime in the country.
18 Jul 2016
London: Turning out the lights while you sleep may be good for your health, say scientists who found that mice kept under conditions of constant artificial light for a period of months showed muscle loss and early signs of osteoporosis.
17 Feb 2016
Bengaluru: Stating that the FDI inflows in the country are improving day by day, Union Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman yesterday said more and more investments are coming from sectors other than IT and IteS.
11 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Global brokerage firm HSBC today said it is 'underweight' on Indian equities and sees risk of earnings downgrades going forward as the market is trading at a significant premium.