Services sector growth hits 19-month high in January: PMI

Services sector growth hits 19-month high in January: PMI

India's services sector activity touched a 19-month high in January driven by strengthening underlying demand and improved weather conditions, a monthly survey showed Wednesday.

India's manufacturing sector on the wane in Dec qtr: Ficci

India's manufacturing sector on the wane in Dec qtr: Ficci

The revival prospects for India's manufacturing sector in the October-December quarter seem to be weakening mainly due to a sluggish exports scenario, according to Ficci.

More changes to companies law, clearer CSR norms likely in '16

India ranks much higher at 8th place for protecting minority investors.

India's WB ranking on 'ease of biz' will improve further: FM

India's WB ranking on 'ease of biz' will improve further: FM

A World Bank report yesterday ranked India at 130 out of 189 country on the ease of doing business, up 12 places from 142nd rank last year.

Biz sentiment drops on rupee fall, weak global demand: Survey

Biz sentiment drops on rupee fall, weak global demand: Survey

Indian business sentiment fell for the third consecutive month in September amid subdued foreign demand and a sharp depreciation of rupee, a Deutsche Boerse survey said.

PM Modi accepts defeat on contentious land decree, will change law

Modi said on Sunday the government was ready to amend the proposed law and criticised the spreading of false rumours that made farmers afraid of the changes.

`Indian consumer sentiment lowest since March`

`Indian consumer sentiment lowest since March`

The MNI India Consumer Sentiment Indicator fell for the third straight month to 118.6 in July -- the weakest level since March -- amid weakening personal finances, said a Deutsche-Boerse survey.

India emerges as UK's 3rd largest FDI source in 2014

The UK on Wednesday said it has maintained its position as the number one destination for FDI in Europe after attracting a record number of projects from over 70 countries including India, bringing in the largest financial value and associated jobs over the past year.

Services sector contracts for first time in 13 months: HSBC

India's services sector activity contracted for the first time in 13 months in May, largely due to decline in new order flows amid competitive pressure and natural disasters.

Increase R&D spending to 4% of GDP, says Prabhu

If India is to expand business and innovate, the spending on Research and Development (R&D) should be raised to four percent from existing one percent of the GDP, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Saturday .

Govt proposes mechanisms to address exporters issues

The government has proposed two institutional mechanisms to address issues facing exporters and engage in regular communication with stakeholders, Parliament was informed on Friday.

FIPB clears 10 FDI proposals worth Rs 2,858 crore

The Foreign Investment Promotion Board has cleared 10 FDI proposals worth Rs 2,858 crore, and referred the Holcim-Ambuja deal to the CCEA.

Indian organisation releases guide for investment in US

Aiming to facilitate more Indian investment in the US, a top non-government Indian organisation has released a one-stop guide book, which also serves as a ready reference guide to all those looking to expand their business in America.

Services growth soars to 8-month high: HSBC

The HSBC India Services Business Activity Index, which tracks changes in activity at Indian services companies on a monthly basis, rose to an eight-month high of 53.9 in February, as against 52.4 in the previous month.

Great opportunity for India-US relationship: Bobby Jindal

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal has said there is a "great opportunity" for strengthening Indo-US relationship in the field of bilateral trade and war against terrorism.

Investors await outcome of initiatives taken by PM Narendra Modi: US envoy

Verma said the Indo-US trade volume would touch USD 500 billion, as anticipated by the American President, in due course.

India ranked fairly low in ease of doing busines: FM Jaitley

India ranked fairly low in ease of doing busines: FM Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said India is ranked fairly low in ease of doing business. He was speaking at the launch of eBiz portal.

Modi promises more reforms; rolls out red carpet to investors

Modi promises more reforms; rolls out red carpet to investors

Modi assured more reforms as he rolled out the red carpet to investors, especially the MNCs, inviting them to make use of the large pool of highly talented youth in the country.

India offers immense opportunities; come invest in India: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday asked investors to come and invest in India stating that the country offers immense opportunities for development.

Govt assures full support to French companies to invest in India

The government has assured full support to address the challenges of French companies wanting to invest and manufacture in India.