28 Aug 2014
Mumbai: Rail stocks today gained as much as 14.3 percent after the government notified liberalised FDI norms for the sector, permitting 100 percent foreign direct investment through automatic route in several areas, including high speed trains.
27 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The government is undertaking several initiatives to improve ease of doing business in the country to attract investments and create jobs, a top government official said.
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.
10 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Air India has not transferred any route to private airlines in the last three years and the national carrier's liabilities have been on the rise, government said in Rajya Sabha on Tuesday.
31 Jan 2014
New Delhi: The government may next month allow 100 percent Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in high speed train systems and dedicated freight lines as the country's last great state-controlled industries is opened up.
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.
24 Feb 2015
San Francisco: Google is teaming up with three major US wireless carriers in an effort to prod more people into using its mobile wallet and undercut the rapid success of Apple's rival payment service.
09 Jan 2014
New Delhi: India will soon invite foreign businesses to help expand its once-mighty but now outdated railways, government sources said, in a move that would mark the opening up of one of the country's last great state-controlled industries.
12 Feb 2015
New Delhi: As fair trade watchdog CCI probes alleged violation by airlines indulging in fare wars, the government on Thursday said the pricing decision should be best left with the carriers.
17 Feb 2016
Bengaluru: Stating that the FDI inflows in the country are improving day by day, Union Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman yesterday said more and more investments are coming from sectors other than IT and IteS.