India FDI

'India should lower tariffs on Harleys for foreign investment'

If India lowers the 100 percent tariffs imposed on the popular American Harley Davidson motorcycles it could result in more foreign investments in the country, a top White House trade official has argued.

Mar 23, 2017, 13:58 PM IST
FDI in India rises 30% to $21.6 billion in April-September period

FDI in India rises 30% to $21.6 billion in April-September period

Foreign direct investment (FDI) into the country grew by over 30 percent to USD 21.62 billion during the first half of 2016-17.

Nov 06, 2016, 10:55 AM IST
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.

Sep 08, 2016, 15:27 PM IST
Big twenty five reforms that changed the face of India

Big twenty five reforms that changed the face of India

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Jul 23, 2016, 17:17 PM IST

India's investments into UK more than doubled in 2015

India's investments in the UK zoomed nearly 65 per cent in 2015, establishing it as the third largest source of foreign direct investment (FDI) into Britain after the US and France.

Apr 29, 2016, 23:12 PM IST
FIPB clears FDI proposals worth Rs 13,000 crore

FIPB clears FDI proposals worth Rs 13,000 crore

The FIPB on Friday cleared FDI proposals worth Rs 13,000 crore including Rs 12,900-cr proposal of Axis Bank to raise foreign holding to 74 percent.

Apr 29, 2016, 18:32 PM IST

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.

Apr 26, 2016, 13:42 PM IST

Opening Indian economy to FDI has helped: Jaitley

India`s decision to open various sectors to foreign direct investment (FDI) has helped the country, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Tuesday.

Mar 29, 2016, 17:05 PM IST

FIPB to take up 16 FDI proposals at April 5 meeting

The foreign investment promotion board at its meeting on April 5 will take up 16 FDI proposals, including that of Cholamandalam MS General Insurance Co and Indian Rotorcraft in defence sector.

Mar 23, 2016, 15:47 PM IST
Budget 2016: Expectations of retail investors

Budget 2016: Expectations of retail investors

Tax-savings bonds, which give retail investors a tax exemption on the interest payable to them, would provide an incentive for greater retail participation in IDFs.

Feb 24, 2016, 14:25 PM IST
PSBs should be given independence from political decision-making: FM Jaitley

PSBs should be given independence from political decision-making: FM Jaitley

Pitching for public sector banks being given independence from political decision-making, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said efforts are on to professionalise all personnel-related issues at these banks.

Sep 28, 2015, 15:16 PM IST

FDI up 6.5% to $2.05 bn in June

The Foreign direct investment (FDI) in the country increased by about 6.5 per cent to USD 2.05 billion in June this year, according to official data.

Aug 20, 2015, 17:46 PM IST
India among fastest growing FDI sources for USA

India among fastest growing FDI sources for USA

India is one of the fastest growing FDI sources for the United States with investors from the country more interested in US' aerospace and textile sectors, among others, a top official at US embassy said on Monday.

Jun 29, 2015, 21:10 PM IST

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.

Jun 17, 2015, 20:30 PM IST

Retail body pitches for level-playing field on FDI

The Retailers Association of India (RAI) on Thursday railed against the government's invitation for stakeholders' consultation meeting on FDI policy in e-commerce.

May 14, 2015, 13:49 PM IST

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.

Apr 29, 2015, 17:14 PM IST

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.

Mar 25, 2015, 12:35 PM IST

Japanese cos facing series of problems in India: Envoy

Japanese companies are facing a "series of problems" in India related to taxation and infrastructure, Japan's Ambassador to India Takeshi Yagi said today.

Feb 26, 2015, 12:53 PM IST

Budget 2015: Expectations of Retail investors

Here are some changes that the Retail investors expect in this year’s Budget that would benefit them.

Feb 24, 2015, 12:46 PM IST

DIPP holds stakeholders' consultation meet on FDI policy

The DIPP on Thursday held a stakeholders' consultation meet with representatives from industry chambers and law firms on the next edition of its consolidated FDI policy document.

Feb 12, 2015, 21:33 PM IST