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.
09 Jul 2013
There are advantages and disadvantages to an open-plan office - a single giant room where there is not much to separate you from a co-worker seated next to you.
15 Dec 2012
Former President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam on Friday said FDI in retail would be good if it benefits lakhs of farmers in the country.
07 Dec 2012
Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal on Friday said the state was always against foreign direct investment (FDI) in retail.
12 Nov 2012
Implementation of FDI in multi-brand retail sector would amount to committing crime against the poor, former Union Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha said on Sunday.
19 Sep 2012
The government's move to allow 51 percent FDI in multi-brand retailing will attract investments of USD 2.5-3 billion in retail sector in next five years, Crisil Research said in a report on Tuesday.
22 Nov 2012
The Samajwadi Party (SP) said on Thursday it was opposed to foreign investment in multi-brand retail and that it was for the presiding officers in parliament to decide if the issue would be discussed under rules that entail voting.
05 Oct 2012
Backing Centre's decision to allow FDI in multi-brand retail, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has said the decision will help farmers prosper by removing middlemen from the supply chain and generate new jobs.
02 Aug 2013
• Norms for Multi-brand Retail Trading (MBRT) relaxed • Eased mandatory 30 pc local sourcing norms for MBRT players • Local sourcing norm to apply only in first engagement • FDI cap in telecom raised to 100 pc from 74 pc; up to 49 pc through automatic route and beyond that via FIPB
12 Nov 2015
Kolkata: Terming the recent relaxation of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in 15 sectors of the economy as union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's 'Diwali gift', the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) on Wednesday said it was expecting more such moves in the 'times to come'.