02 Aug 2013
New Delhi: Hailing government's announcement to relax investment norms in multi-brand retail and raising FDI caps in several sectors, India Inc said that the reforms were "much-needed" and will boost the confidence of foreign investors which will help in reviving the economy.
27 Jun 2013
Karnataka has joined 11 other states and union territories that have agreed to allow foreign direct investment (FDI) in multi-brand retail.
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.
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.
29 Jul 2014
New Delhi: After registering a huge decline in the recent past, foreign direct investment in the telecom sector grew manifold to USD 1.5 billion in the first two-months of the 2014-15 fiscal.
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.
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.
15 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Retail inflation fell to 30-month low of 7.31 percent in June, mainly on account of lower prices of food items, including vegetables, cereals and meat.
10 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Attacking the NDA government for raising the FDI limit to 49 percent in the defence sector, former Defence Minister AK Antony on Thursday said that previous governments had overcome the "pressure tactics" of "lobbies" working for 100 percent FDI in the key area.
11 Jul 2014
Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday slammed the Union Budget 2014-15, saying that Narendra Modi-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government has ‘become a government of the FDI, by the FDI and for the FDI’.