05 Feb 2016
New Delhi: Foreign direct investment (FDI) in the country more than doubled to about USD 4.5 billion in December 2015.
20 Jan 2016
Beijing: Amid a slowdown, China today said FDI into the country slipped 5.8 percent year on year in December 2015, its first yearly drop since August 2014.
14 Jan 2016
New Delhi: The government today approved five foreign investment proposals involving an inflow of Rs 6,050 crore including a Rs 5,000-crore plan of Cadila Healthcare for fresh equity infusion.
14 Jan 2016
New Delhi: India's retail market has the potential to grow from USD 630 billion in 2015 to USD 1,100-1,200 billion in 2020 on the back of rising income levels and increased urbanisation, according to a report.
23 Dec 2015
Mumbai: Mid-size private sector lender Yes Bank today announced three senior level appointments, including a new chief operating officer, to scale up its retail banking operations.
26 Nov 2011
Slamming the Centre's decision to allow FDI in retail, UP Chief Minister Mayawati on Saturday alleged that it was taken to benefit companies of foreign friends of Rahul Gandhi and said that her government would not allow it in the state.
31 May 2015
New Delhi: Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said "no" to allowing foreign direct investment in multi-brand retail but indicated that the government would soon come out with guidelines on FDI in e-commerce.
14 May 2015
New Delhi: Facing criticism on retail FDI issue, the government on Thursday sought to downplay the continuation of the policy permitting 51 percent FDI in the multi-brand retail sector saying the BJP's stand remains the same on the matter.
29 Dec 2015
New Delhi: As a year of David vs Goliath in retail market draws to a close, the newbies' gang of Flipkarts and Snapdeals are forcing Ambanis and Birlas of supermarket chains to join the burgeoning e-commerce landscape.
30 Nov 2011
With Government being cornered over various issues, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday briefed party MPs about the rationale behind allowing FDI in retail as also steps being taken to address inflation and blackmoney so that they could counter to opposition attack.