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.
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.
06 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Home Ministry has raised objections in allowing foreign direct investment in highly-sensitive areas of the Railways sector, saying such a move may compromise security of the country's largest transportation network.
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 Jun 2013
Karnataka has joined 11 other states and union territories that have agreed to allow foreign direct investment (FDI) in multi-brand retail.
15 Jul 2014
Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday modified norms governing issuance and transfer of shares for foreign investors in unlisted companies, laying stress on using international prices to arrive at valuations and did away with an "assured exit price" at the time of investment.
03 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Asserting that retail inflation excluding food and fuel is still at an elevated level, RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan on Tuesday said the central bank would endeavour to curb price increases.
03 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Defence Ministry has suggested raising the cap in FDI in defence sector to 49 percent from present 26 percent to help in developing partnerships between Indian and foreign military hardware manufacturing firms.
17 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Foreign direct investment in defence sector will help in increasing defence preparedness of the country and at the same time reduce dependence on imports, Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said.