Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014, 15:26
Congress leader Rajiv Shukla on Saturday hit out at the BJP for the Centre`s decision to implement FDI in defence and insurance.
Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 11:41
Currently foreign direct investment (FDI) is allowed up to 26 percent in the private insurance companies.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 20:15
Noting that FDI and privatisation in railway sector could be the next big ticket reforms, the Economic Survey today said the government's proposal to relax FDI in railways should be examined carefully and quickly.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 09, 2014, 12:41
The US India Business Council (USIBC) has sought an increase in FDI cap in key sectors like insurance and defence in Modi government's maiden Budget to be presented on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 20:12
The government plans to increase foreign direct investment in the insurance sector to 49 percent with a rider that voting right of overseas partner will remain capped at 26 percent.
Last Updated: Sunday, July 06, 2014, 19:03
The Home Ministry has raised objections in allowing foreign direct investment in highly- sensitive areas of the Railways sector, saying such a move may compromise security of the country's largest transportation network.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014, 19:03
FIPB has cleared six FDI proposals with estimated investments of Rs 551 crore, including Mauritius-based Destimoney Enterprises' Rs 489.99 crore proposal for subscribing to partly paid equity shares of PNB Housing Finance Ltd.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 22:24
After defence, the Commerce and Industry ministry has started the exercise to relax foreign investment norms in the railways sector by permitting 100 percent FDI in high-speed train systems and dedicated freight lines.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 11:17
Foreign direct investment into China fell 6.7 percent year-on-year to USD 8.6 billion in May, the government said Tuesday, denying that a row with Vietnam was behind a slump in investment from southeast Asia.
Last Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014, 21:02
Pushing for introducing FDI in B2C e-commerce, industry bodies and e-commerce firms have said such moves will help SMEs scale up their operations and aid expansion into smaller parts of the country.
Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 21:15
The Narendra Modi government on Monday unveiled its priorities saying it would take steps to tackle communal violence, eliminate corruption, rein in inflation and encourage investment including through Foreign Direct Investment (FDI).
Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 21:04
Britain remains India's most favoured European destination for foreign direct investment (FDI), attracting 49 percent of funds from the country, according to a latest Ernst & Young (EY) report.
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