Govt receives 4,896 queries on 'Make in India' portal

 The 'Make in India' web portal has received as many as 4,896 queries, with food processing sector attracting maximum enquiries from investors, Parliament was informed on Wednesday.

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.

Maharashtra govt to start e-platform to facilitate investors: CM

 Maharashtra Government will soon launch an 'e-platform' to give speedy permissions required for setting up industries in the state.

Lancashire hope for multi-million bond boost
Lancashire hope for multi-million bond boost

Lancashire announced Wednesday the launch of its first retail bond designed to help the English county cricket club raise £3 million ($5 million, 4 million euros).

Investors ready to ignore 'malicious lies' about WB: Mamata

A lot of foreign investors are keen to invest in West Bengal and are ignoring the "malicious lies" about the state government, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Thursday as she hit out at the critics of her recent tour of Singapore.

We are not dictators: Thai premier tells foreign investors

Thai Prime Minister General Prayuth Chan-ocha told European investors on Wednesday that he was not a dictator and that his government was seeking to create a Thailand that would be more attractive for their long-term investments.

PM Modi to inaugurate 'Vibrant Gujarat' : Saurabh Patel

Gujarat's Finance and Civil Aviation Minister, Saurabh Patel, confirmed on Wednesday that the upcoming 'Vibrant Gujarat' summit will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Telangana CM assures graft-free environment for investors

Telangana Chief Minister K Chadrasekhar Rao Thursday assured investors in Singapore of his government`s major plan to develop the newly created state by accelerating project approvals in a graft-free environment.

UP to become tech-savy to attract investors

In a bid to attract investment, the Uttar Pradesh government will soon be using a GIS system for mapping available industrial land, enabling investors to select a site online, officials said Wednesday.

Thai military launches bid to woo investors

Thailand`s military junta has said it will create a conducive climate to restore investors` confidence rattled due to political instability in the country, saying the country cannot live in "isolation".

MP CM meets South Africa`s Gauteng province chief

MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan met South Africa`s Gauteng province Premier Maemolla David Makhura and discussed investment in the state, during his third-day of visit to the African nation.

MP CM to visit South Africa to attract investors

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan will visit South Africa and invite investors to explore investment opportunities in the state.

UBS sees Nifty at 6,900 on positive poll outcome

UBS Securities expects the Nifty at 6,900 if the markets start believing in a positive election outcome and said its sees a 15 percent earnings growth in FY15.

Becks planning to base MLS team in 25,000-capacity stadium on Miami Waterfront

Former England football captain David Beckham has reportedly plans to base his Major League Soccer ( MLS) team in a 25,000-seat stadium on Miami`s waterfront.

No bar on purchase of private land: Jairam Ramesh to industry

With the new Land Acquisition Act coming into force, government sought to allay apprehension of the industry, saying there is no bar whatsoever on purchase of private land.

`Builder` held for duping people of crores

Passing himself as a builder and a financial advisor, a 60-year-old man, who used his persuasive skills to cheat hundreds of people to the tune of Rs.200 crore, has been arrested.

Nitish Kumar wasting money on wooing investors: Rabri

Accusing Nitish of wasting tax payers` money to woo investors, Rabri asked him to explain how much investment has come to the state during his rule.

StockGuru scam: Court allows investors to recover

Seven of the victims of the multi-crore StockGuru scam have been allowed by a Delhi court to recover Rs 12 lakh from the fraudulent company `StockGuru India` and its founders Lokeshwar Dev alias Ullas Prabhakar and his wife.

Govt making all efforts to curb fraudulent schemes: Pilot

Corporate Affairs Minister Sachin Pilot said govt is making efforts to ensure that entities do not misuse existing loopholes to defraud investors.

Chit fund scam: Returning money to investors a complex issue, says Odisha Police

Though the Crime Branch of Odisha Police have launched statewide raids on chit fund companies, other non-banking financial institutions and have arrested about 100 people, it was not sure about return of money to investors.