Chinese investment in Pakistan neither loan nor grant: Sharif

 Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said that the billions of dollars being pumped-in by close ally China in Pakistan is not a loan or grant but an investment.

Sushma urges NRIs to get involved in govt''s flagship programmes

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday urged NRIs and PIOs to get involved in the Prime Minster Narendra Modi-led NDA Government`s flagship programmes like `Make in India`, `Swachh Bharat Mission` and `Namami Gange`.

Pakistan expects $50 bn investment as China's Xi Jinping embarks on visit

 Chinese President Xi Jinping will arrive here on Monday on his maiden visit to Pakistan during which the two sides will sign several agreements, including defence, worth USD 50 billion that will stabilise Pakistan's cash-strapped economy and expand the Communist giant's influence in India's neighbourhood.

Manipur woos investors for upcoming textile park

 Manipur is wooing investors for its upcoming textile park in the suburbs of state capital Imphal, highlighting its strategic location advantage as a gateway to South East Asia.

Prof C N Rao bats for more investment in scientific research

 Noted scientist and Bharat Ratna C N R Rao today advocated more investment in the field of scientific research if India aims to become a developed country.

Rajasthan to hold roadshows to attract investment

With an aim to bring investment in the state, the Rajasthan government plans to hold 11 international and nine national roadshows in the coming months, officials said.

Egypt to offer projects worth USD 35 billion during conference

Egypt's investment minister says his government hopes to attract up to USD 35 billion from about 50 projects offered to investors during a much-hailed international economic conference later this month.

Budget 2015 investment friendly, pro-poor: PM Narendra Modi
Budget 2015 investment friendly, pro-poor: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday described the Union Budget 2015-16 as not just “investment friendly” but also pro-poor, pro-growth, pro-middle class, pro-youth and paradigm shifting.

Lankan FM on maiden visit to China on Friday

Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera will embark on his maiden visit to China on Friday to hold talks with the top leadership here on some of the big- ticket Chinese investments, including the USD 1.5 billion Colombo port project that is being reviewed by his government.

Gujarat CM asks diplomats to bring in investment

Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel on Sunday asked Indian diplomats to fulfill Prime Minister's vision of 'Make in India' by playing effective role in bringing investments to the states.

India, US can make this world a better place for all: PM Modi

The joined hands of India and the United States will make this world a better place for all, said PM Narendra Modi at India-US Business Summit on Monday

Billionaire's cash injection to lead Hamburg out of crisis
Billionaire's cash injection to lead Hamburg out of crisis

Billionaire Klaus-Michael Kuehne has acquired a 7.5 percent stake at former European champions Hamburg SV after pumping in 18.75 million euros in investment and also bagged the stadium naming rights, the club said on Thursday.

Swachh Bharat: Govt sets Rs 42,512 cr investment target for pvt sector

Giving a free hand to the states, Union territories and the urban local bodies in proposing and approving projects under the Swachh Bharat Mission, the government on Friday set an investment target of Rs 42,512 crore from the private sector in the overall Rs 62,000-crore project.

Cut in health budget will be shocking: Ghulam Nabi Azad

Citing huge investments done by the UPA government in health care sector, former Health and Family Welfare Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Friday said any move towards slashing its budgetary allocation will be shocking.

Odisha to spend Rs 5,000 crore on IT sector

Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik Thursday said the state government will spend around Rs 5,000 crore in the next five years for the developing the information technology (IT) sector.

UK hails Make-in-India campaign, plans investment in Rajasthan

 UK investors are keen to support Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "Make In India" concept by doing business in the country, an Indian-origin British parliamentarian said on Wednesday.

PM Modi invites ASEAN nations to invest in India

 Asserting that India and ASEAN have "no irritants" in their ties, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today invited the 10-nation bloc to be part of his country's "new" economic journey even as his strong "Made in India" pitch got the support of the grouping.

Industrial houses of Gujarat keen to invest in Himachal

 Several renowned industrial houses in Gujarat and Karnataka have evinced interest in setting up units in Himachal Pradesh.

Meghalaya CM asks businessmen to invest in state
Meghalaya CM asks businessmen to invest in state

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday met the country's top military commanders for the first time at a conference during which he outlined his strategic vision and was briefed on the overall security situation.