PM Modi meets movers and shakers of German economy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday met "movers and shakers" of German economy soon after his arrival here to attract foreign investment and seek support for his government's 'Make in India' initiative.

Sri Lanka nixes Strauss-Kahn deal after paying $750,000

Sri Lanka's new government on Thursday said it was cutting ties with sex scandal plagued ex-IMF chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn after paying him USD 750,000 for being an advisor to attract foreign investment.

Govt to bring bills on Ordinances in Lok Sabha to ensure passage

Unable to get the crucial insurance bill passed in the Rajya Sabha, the government has decided to bring all bills to convert recently promulgated Ordinances into Acts first in the Lok Sabha, where it has absolute majority.

Pak FDI declines by 26% in FYQ2

Foreign investors shied away from investing in Pakistan as FDI fell by 26 per cent in the quarter of July to September this fiscal year, official figures showed.

Make in India plan: Will Modi be able to attract foreign investment?

“Make in India” plan came ahead of Mr Modi’s visit to the United States as he strives to boost global investment into India and revive economic growth.

Bihar CM Manjhi to visit London next week to bring foreign investment

 Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi will embark on a three-day visit to Great Britain next week to bring foreign investment to his state.

Modi govt selling `desi` dreams through foreign route: Sharad Yadav

JD(U) President Sharad Yadav on Saturday criticised the BJP-led NDA government for its move to invite foreign investment in a host of key sectors saying there was no difference between this and the previous Congress-led UPA government.

Kuwaitis protest against government corruption

More than 6,000 Kuwaitis protested today against government corruption, demanding better services, transparency in government and an economic revival in the Gulf Arab country that was once one of the region`s most attractive for foreign investment.

Indian policies inhibit foreign investment, says US official

India`s investment and tax policies must be designed to lure and not to deter capital flows, a top Obama administration official has said.

FDI in retail would lead to slavery: INLD

Haryana`s principal opposition party INLD claimed that foreign investment in multi-brand retail would push the country back to pre-Independence era.

26% cap on foreign investment in defence be reviewed: Barbora

IAF Vice Chief Air Marshal P K
Barbora on Thursday contended that the 26 per cent cap on foreign
investment in the defence sector was making companies abroad
"reluctant" to invest.

FII inflows set to cross USD 10 bn-mark this month: Analysts

Foreign investment in the Indian stock markets may cross USD 10 billion-mark by the end of this month.

New agency to promote foreign investments in India

The government on Thursday approved
formation of an investment promotion firm, where it will
partner the states and industry, to help attract foreign
investors and provide them a hassle-free entry.

FDI increased 8% in June to USD 2.58 billion

India has attracted Foreign Direct Investment worth USD 2.58 billion in June, an eight percent increase over the same month last year, a senior official said on Wednesday.