12 Jan 2015
New Delhi: Mutual funds pumped in a whopping Rs 49,000 crore in equity schemes in 2014 after witnessing an outflow in the preceding year on account of improved sentiment and positive returns. The inflow comes after witnessing an outflow of about Rs 8,700 crore in 2013.
14 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Expressing surprise at the "arbitrary" decision of the AAP government to disallow FDI in multi-brand retailing, the Congress party plans to take up the issue in the state assembly.
09 Oct 2013
New Delhi: Rejecting the demand of global retailers like Walmart, the government said that there is no plan to relax the mandatory 30 percent local sourcing norms for foreign players in the multi-brand retail sector.
11 Jan 2015
Las Vegas: US based tech firm LoopPay is planning to enter the Indian market this year with its patented technology that facilitates payment by just placing mobile phones beside a normal card reader at retail stores.
29 Nov 2014
Lucknow: All India Railwaymen's Federation on Saturday said it opposes 100 percent FDI in railways as it will "demolish the existing framework" of the organisation.
08 Jan 2014
New Delhi: The government will wait for views of all stakeholders before allowing Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in e-commerce retailing, Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma said.
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.
08 Jan 2015
Chennai: The increase in foreign direct investment (FDI) limit by 23 percent to 49 percent is expected to alleviate the capital pressure on Indian private non-life insurers, global credit rating agency Moody's Investor Service (MIS) said on Thursday.
29 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Thinnest model of Apple's iPad, Air 2 and the new iPad mini 3, which were launched in October, are now available for pre-order in India from Saturday.
04 Nov 2014
Sydney: Australian retail sales expanded at the fastest pace in 19 months in September as consumers went on a buying frenzy for Apple's new phones, giving a sizable boost to the entire economy in the process.