India received $40.82 billion FDI till Dec in FY16

India received $40.82 billion FDI till Dec in FY16

For 2014-15, FDI inflows were USD 44.29 billion, up 23 percent as compared to the previous fiscal.

 

FDI up 37% after launch of 'Make in India'

FDI up 37% after launch of 'Make in India'

Foreign direct investment (FDI) into the country has increased 37 percent after the launch of 'Make in India' programme till February this year, Parliament was informed on Wednesday.

 

India narrowing gap with China on FDI inflows: Nomura

India may this year surpass China in attracting foreign direct investment, in terms of percentage of its GDP, as the gap in inflows between the two has been narrowing on the back of ongoing reforms in the country, says a Nomura report.

Over 90% FDI inflows through automatic route in Apr-Dec: Govt

Over 90% FDI inflows through automatic route in Apr-Dec: Govt

A little over ninety percent of the total foreign direct investment received during April-December this fiscal came through automatic route, the government said Wednesday.

FDI flows improving; more investments in non-IT sectors: Nirmala

Stating that the FDI inflows in the country are improving day by day, Union Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said more and more investments are coming from sectors other than IT and ITeS.

Govt efforts to attract FDI paying off: Arun Jaitley

The Finance Minister's comment came after a report said that India, with USD 31 billion of foreign capital inflows, has surpassed China and the US to take the pole position in attracting largest FDI in the first half of 2015.

India emerges as top FDI destination, displaces China and US

India emerges as top FDI destination, displaces China and US

With USD 31 billion of foreign capital inflows, India has surpassed China and the US to take the pole position in attracting largest FDI in the first half of 2015, a report said Tuesday.

FDI inflows rose in 2014-15 from 3 countries visited by Modi

FDI inflows increased in 2014-15 from three countries out of four major investing nations visited by Prime Minister Narendra Modi last fiscal with Australia showing a decline, government said Thursday.

Single-brand retail a non-starter, only Rs 700 cr FDI in 9 yrs

India has received lukewarm response in the single-brand retail segment, getting only USD 135 million (about Rs 700 crore) of foreign direct investment in about nine years.

FDI dips 40% in March to $ 2.11 bn; lowest in four months

Foreign direct investment (FDI) in India declined by 40 percent year-on-year to USD 2.11 billion in March 2015, the lowest in the last four months of 2014-15 fiscal.

$34.9 bn FDI inflows to India in FY 2015: Nomura

According to the report, the FY 2015 inflows are 1.7 percent of GDP, up from 1.1 percent in the previous year.

FDI inflows in manufacturing rose by 45%, says govt

FDI inflows in the manufacturing sector rose by almost 45 per cent between October last year and this February, compared to the same period in the previous financial year, government said today.

FDI doubles to $4.48 billion in January, highest in 29 months

Foreign direct investment (FDI) in India more than doubled to USD 4.48 billion in January, the highest inflow in last 29 months.

FDI in November dips 6% to $1.53 bn

Foreign direct investment (FDI) into India declined by over 6 percent year-on-year in November 2014 to USD 1.53 billion.

Govt aligns FDI policy with national industrialisation code

With a view to improve the ease of doing business, the government has aligned the foreign direct investment policy with the upgraded National Industrial Classification (NIC) Code.

FDI equity inflows rise 24% in Jan-Sep period

The Ministry also said total FDI into India, since April 2000 and September 2014, including equity inflows, reinvested earnings and other capital, stood at USD 345.29 billion.

Nomura upbeat on India, sees FY15 GDP growth at 5.5%

India is heading towards growth with macroeconomic stability and its economy is likely to expand at 5.5 percent in the current fiscal, Japanese brokerage firm Nomura said Friday.

FDI dips to $1.27 bn in Aug, lowest in 8 months

In August 2013, the country had received FDI worth USD 1.40 billion. Last time in December 2013, FDI into India was USD 1.10 billion.

Net FDI inflows on track to top $30 bn this fiscal: Nomura

According to the Japanese brokerage firm, net FDI inflows is on track to top USD 30 billion and this would reduce India's external sector vulnerability.

'Brand India' has taken a hit in past 2-3 years: Martin Sorrell

Renowned British ad-man Martin Sorrell, the owner of WPP Group that controls over 40 percent of the domestic ad market, Tuesday said 'Brand India' has suffered due to events of the past 2-3 years, and stressed on the need to correct the blurred image.