24 Oct 2014
Washington: Acknowledging that private investment is stifled in India due to "lots of regulations" and also scarcity of coal and electricity, new Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian has said that removing these bottlenecks will be key to kick start growth in the country.
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.
26 Sep 2014
Hyderabad: Indian insurance industry needs huge capital infusion of over Rs 50,000 crore (USD 8 billion) and foreign direct investment (FDI) can make things easy, its regulator said on Friday.
24 Oct 2014
Beijing: India Inc on Friday welcomed the country's participation in the newly-established Asia Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) saying it will help to leverage badly needed funds for infrastructure development. The moot point is that large economy like India really needs financing badly as it requires over a trillion USD for infrastructure development, A Didar Singh, Secretary General of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) said on Friday.
24 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The government has no plans to curtail supply of subsidized cooking gas (LPG) from current 12 cylinders per household in a year even as it looks to give cash subsidy to consumers across the country by June.
12 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Global retail giant Amazon said allowing foreign direct investment in eCommerce will help in accelerating further growth in the USD 3 billion Indian online retail market.
18 Oct 2014
Islamabad: Foreign investment in Pakistan fell in the first quarter of the current fiscal year starting from July 1 despite the government efforts to invite investors from the Arab world and China, a media report said on Saturday.
09 Sep 2014
New Delhi: The government said it is working on the proposal to liberalise foreign direct investment (FDI) norms in the construction sector.
24 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Foreign direct investment (FDI) in services sector declined about 22 percent year-on-year to USD 738 million during April-June period of the ongoing fiscal.
04 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Government said it has cleared foreign direct investment proposals of KSK Energy Ventures, Telenor Mobile, InterGlobe Aviation and of 19 others worth Rs 3248.83 crore has been cleared.