FDI

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  • Bank stocks rally on buzz of 100 pc FDI

    Bank stocks rally on buzz of 100 pc FDI

    Reports claiming that the government would increase the foreign investment limits for banks took Dalal Street virtually by storm on Thursday leading to frenzied buying by market participants in banking stocks. The unprecedented rally in bank shares also took the......

    January 19, 2018
  • Banks stocks shoot up on 100% FDI in private banks reports

    Banks stocks shoot up on 100% FDI in private banks reports

    Banking stocks on Thursday zoomed following reports that the government may allow 100 per cent foreign direct investment (FDI) in private sector banks. The S&P BSE banking index surged by 1.64 per cent -- almost 500 points higher -- with......

    January 18, 2018
  • CITU slams move to allow 49% FDI in AI

    CITU slams move to allow 49% FDI in AI

    The Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) on Thursday said the government’s move to allow 49 per cent FDI in the country’s national carrier Air India was meant to expedite its privatisation. CITU general secretary Tapan Sen said the airline’s......

    January 12, 2018
  • FDI decision unmasks dishonesty of BJP, says Congress

    FDI decision unmasks dishonesty of BJP, says Congress

    The Congress on Wednesday charged the BJP with dishonesty after the Narendra Modi government's decision to approve 100 per cent FDI in retail, citing their record on the policy when they were in the opposition. "Deception, dishonesty and dodginess of......

    January 11, 2018
  • Profit booking spoils record-smashing rally

    Profit booking spoils record-smashing rally

    Disregarding positive global cues and World Bank's laudatory comment on India's long-term growth potential, Dalal Street participants disrupted the record-smashing run of main equity indices of Bombay Stock Exchange and National Stock Exchange with a spell of profit booking, primarily......

    January 11, 2018
  • Major changes in FDI norms; 49% foreign stake allowed in AI

    Major changes in FDI norms; 49% foreign stake allowed in AI

    In a major push for foreign direct investment in key areas, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved 100 per cent FDI in single brand retail and construction sector and also opened the doors for foreign investment in the debt-ridden national......

    January 11, 2018
  • Cabinet clears 100 pc FDI under automatic route; 49 pc in Air India through approval

    Cabinet clears 100 pc FDI under automatic route; 49 pc in Air India through approval

    The Union Cabinet at a meet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday allowed 100% Foreign Direct Investment ( FDI) under the automatic route in single brand retail trading (SBRT) and construction development . The Cabinet also approved investment......

    January 10, 2018
  • 'Liberalised FDI makes India hot biz spot for NRI investors'

    'Liberalised FDI makes India hot biz spot for NRI investors'

    India's liberalised foreign direct investment policy, especially regarding the participation of Non-Resident Indians in its economy as domestic investors, has made the country a hot destination among NRIs, according to a leading Indian businessman in the UAE. "The liberalised FDI......

    January 8, 2018
  • FDI proposals worth Rs 532 cr approved

    FDI proposals worth Rs 532 cr approved

    The central government on Thursday said that it has approved two foreign direct investment (FDI) proposals worth Rs 532 crore, including one from Metaffinity. "During the month of December 2017, the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA), Ministry of Finance has......

    January 5, 2018
  • With 100% FDI, food sector priority in 'Make In India': PM Modi

    With 100% FDI, food sector priority in 'Make In India': PM Modi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the food sector that allows 100 per cent foreign investment was the priority in the government's ambitious "Make In India" programme. Launching a three-day global conference on the food industry here, Modi said......

    November 3, 2017
  • Bhutan slips in ease of doing business ranking

    Bhutan slips in ease of doing business ranking

    The World Bank’s ease of doing business report, 2018, which compares business regulation for domestic firms in 190 economies, placed Bhutan in the 75th position. In its 2015 report, the country was ranked 70th, its best ranking. However, this happened......

    November 3, 2017
  • World Food India event expected to fetch $10 bn investment: Minister

    World Food India event expected to fetch $10 bn investment: Minister

    The World Food India event beginning this week is expected to fetch a foreign investment of $10 billion and would help in the government's mission of doubling farmers' incomes by 2022, Union Minister for Food Processing Industries Harsimrat Kaur Badal......

    November 1, 2017
  • Manufacturing sector must improve for 9-10% GDP: ASSOCHAM-EY

    Manufacturing sector must improve for 9-10% GDP: ASSOCHAM-EY

    If India has to maintain a sustained gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 9-10 per cent per annum, it is crucial that the manufacturing sector grows steadily at 14-15 per cent per annum over the next three decades, a joint......

    September 12, 2017