20 Sep 2014
New York: Alibaba made its long-awaited Wall Street debut on the heels of a record stock offering that opens the door to global expansion for the Chinese online retail giant.
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.
14 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Foreign direct investment inflows to India are expected to gain further momentum and net FDI inflows to the country could cross USD 30 billion mark this fiscal year driven by improved investor sentiment, a Nomura report says.
07 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Finance Ministry and the RBI will finalise a new monetary policy framework by December end under which the central bank will pursue the retail inflation target to be decided by the government.
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.
06 Aug 2014
Bangalore: Microsoft on Wednesday announced the entire range of its Interactive Entertainment Business (IEB) portfolio would be available in India exclusively on Amazon.in beginning September 1.
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.
29 Aug 2014
San Francisco: Google has said it is testing using drones to deliver items bought online, putting its own spin on similar efforts by Internet retail titan Amazon.com.
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.
13 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Public sector insurer LIC has lent its support to government's proposal of raising the FDI limit in the sector to 49 percent, a move criticised by a section of the select committee that is evaluating amendments to a Bill pending for four years in Rajya Sabha.