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India retains world's highest FDI recipient crown: Report

India retains world's highest FDI recipient crown: Report

India retained its numero uno position being the world's top most greenfield FDI investment destination for the second consecutive year, attracting USD 62.3 billion in 2016, says a report.

FDI policy easing in select sectors in the works

FDI policy easing in select sectors in the works

The government is expected to soon announce relaxations in the foreign direct investment (FDI) policy in certain sectors, including single brand retail.

India's net FDI inflows for FY17 likely at $35 billion: Citigroup

India's net FDI inflows for FY17 likely at $35 billion: Citigroup

India is expected to see net FDI inflows of USD 35 billion this financial year, which may fall short of the figure for 2015-16, says a Citigroup report.

India GDP overstated, higher private investment needed: Ruchir Sharma

India GDP overstated, higher private investment needed: Ruchir Sharma

Terming India's GDP number as "overstated", Morgan Stanley's Chief Global Strategist Ruchir Sharma has called for more private investment for the economy to get back on track.

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.