31 Jul 2013
New Delhi: Faced with sliding rupee, Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Wednesday said government will further liberalize the FDI policy and encourage public sector undertakings to raise funds from overseas markets.
06 Oct 2012
FDI in retail is being projected as a panacea for all the ills plaguing agriculture. It is expected to raise farmers income, remove middlemen, help consumers get a low price, and of course remove the massive wastage that we see in the farm supply chain.
27 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The government is undertaking several initiatives to improve ease of doing business in the country to attract investments and create jobs, a top government official said.
27 Oct 2013
Washington/New Delhi: Global retail giant Walmart has resumed its lobbying with the US lawmakers on matters related to FDI in India and it spent USD 1.5 million on about 50 specific issues, including those related to Indian market during the last quarter.
25 Aug 2014
New Delhi: With a stable and decisive government in place, it would be possible for India to exceed the growth rates of 8-9 percent clocked during the previous UPA regime, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Monday.
26 Sep 2014
Hyderabad: Indian insurance industry needs huge capital infusion of over Rs 50,000 crore (USD 8 billion) and foreign direct investment (FDI) can make things easy, its regulator said on Friday.
16 Jul 2013
Opposing any hike in FDI cap in multi-brand retail, apex traders' body CAIT Tuesday said such a move will not only affect interest of small traders but would also have a negative impact on the economy.
27 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Shares of companies related to defence sector gained up to 7.6 percent on Wednesday after government notified increase in FDI limit to 49 percent through approval route in the sector.
26 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The government on Tuesday notified increase in foreign direct investment (FDI) limit to 49 percent through approval route in the defence sector.
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.