Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 17:53
Industry body CII has asked the government to declare mining as a strategic and infrastructure sector which is critical for the manufacturing growth of the nation.
Last Updated: Friday, May 02, 2014, 20:38
Industry group Assocham has suggested measures such as kick-starting the infrastructure sector, developing a strong corporate bond market and a single-window clearance mechanism to revive the economy and lower bad loans of banks.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 21:51
The State Bank of India (SBI) on Saturday welcomed competition in the banking sector but apprehended that IDFC's entry into banking may impact the infrastructure sector.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 03, 2014, 13:15
Shares of IDFC Ltd surged as much as 8.8 percent on Thursday after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) granted a preliminary bank licence to the infrastructure sector lender, one of the two firms to get the approval.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014, 09:18
Worried over 1.9 percent contraction in the output of the manufacturing sector, India Inc stepped up its demand for a rate cut by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to boost demand and spur growth.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 13, 2014, 16:14
India Ratings, a Fitch group company, has kept the outlook negative for India's infrastructure sector for the coming fiscal, 2014-15, due to weak credit profiles for most project companies.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 09, 2014, 15:54
India has not done well in manufacturing and it needs to create infrastructure for boosting industrial growth, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia said Thursday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 08, 2014, 19:07
Committing to deepen economic reforms, Finance Minister P Chidambaram today asked the South Korean companies to take advantage of the investments opportunities in the Indian infrastructure sector.
Last Updated: Friday, January 03, 2014, 12:16
The infrastructure sector received a huge face-lift in the last nine years with improvement in road and railway networks, power generation and teledensity, among others, says the UPA government's report card.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 24, 2013, 22:20
Reserve Bank on Tuesday allowed Indian entities to issue tax-free bonds to overseas resident for investment in infrastructure sector.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 18:39
Banks and infrastructure sectors will require Rs 10.4 trillion (or Rs 10.4 lakh crore) from the bond market over the next 5 years, Crisil said in a report.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 09, 2013, 10:53
US President Barack Obama has called for increased investment in the infrastructure sector, which he said is important to create jobs and give a boost to the manufacturing sector.
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