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.
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New Delhi: India will soon invite foreign businesses to help expand its once-mighty but now outdated railways, government sources said, in a move that would mark the opening up of one of the country's last great state-controlled industries.
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.
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.
02 Sep 2016
Beijing: China is developing a new long-range bomber, the head of the Chinese air force was quoted as saying in state media on Friday, the latest move in its ambitious military modernisation programme.
03 Jun 2014
Washington: India has slipped to its lowest position in over a decade in the foreign direct investment confidence index, which has been topped by United States for the second year in a row, a study has showed.
06 Jan 2012
In an attempt to remind the Indian air carriers not to ‘compromise’ or take a ‘short-cut’ on safety, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation on Friday warned Air India Express and Kingfisher Airlines of strict action if they fail to come up with a ‘specific and realistic’ time-table to meet all required safety measures.
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.
05 Jul 2012
Retail stocks rallied after media reported the government may allow foreign investors to own majority stakes in domestic supermarkets and department stores after the Presidential elections on July 19.
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.