Investments follow demand, intolerance debate not an issue

Investments follow demand, intolerance debate not an issue

 Amid a debate over intolerance, new CII President Naushad Forbes said such issues will not affect investments in the country although "certain things get amplified more" in a "very noisy democracy" like India.

LIC clocks Rs 11,000 crore profit through equity investments in FY16

LIC clocks Rs 11,000 crore profit through equity investments in FY16

Life insurance giant LIC has made a profit of Rs 11,000 crore through its equity investments in the recently concluded 2015-16, a senior official said Thursday.

 Next round of RCEP negotiations in April in Australia

Next round of RCEP negotiations in April in Australia

Besides liberalisation of the services sector, the other issues, which may come up in the talks include matters related to goods tariffs.

'Kerala only state to record growth in investment proposals'

The growth rate is to the tune of 315 percent, the industry body said in its study titled 'Realising economic growth potential in Kerala'.

Economy to improve, private investment a concern: Assocham

The Indian economy is expected to improve in six months but private sector investments will be a matter for concern due to sluggish capacity utilisation and pressure on corporate earnings, the Assocham said on Sunday.

New web destination tracks India's digital revolution

A new web destination attempts to capture the digital revolution that is unfolding in India, where small and medium businesses (SMBs), especially technology startups, are starting to bloom and investments have led to an explosion in the tech sector in recent years, a senior official of internet search giant Google said on Wednesday.

PEs pump it in, investments hit a record $5.89 bn in Jul-Sep

Private equity investments in July-September surged to a record high of USD 5.89 billion, taking the deal value for the first nine months of the year to USD 13 billion, says a report.

Infra sector growth at 6-month high of 4.4% in May

Infra sector growth at 6-month high of 4.4% in May

The output of eight infrastructure sectors expanded by 4.4 percent in May, the highest growth rate in past six months, on the back of upsurge in production of coal and refinery products.

'Projects worth Rs 26.5 lakh cr stuck on regulatory issues'

There were a total of 16,966 projects with investments worth over Rs 154 lakh crore from various sectors, both public and private sources, as on December 2014.

Universal health coverage important for future: Nadda

Investment in universal health coverage, including for the aged population, should be considered a smart INVESTMENT for the future, union Health Minister J P Nadda said here on Sunday.

EU pushes global investment court to save US trade deal

 The EU`s trade commissioner defended plans Wednesday for an international investment court that could deal with any disputes arising from a massive free trade treaty with the United States.

'Centre, state govts should focus on policy implementation'

The newly-elected CII Northern Region chairman Shreekant Somany on Wednesday said both central and state governments should focus on early implementation of policies, projects and reforms to remove procedural and other bottlenecks to attract investments in the northern region.

Russia's Tomsk region seeks investments from India

Seeking investments into the Tomsk region, a business delegation from Russia Tuesday expressed interest to participate in the development of smart cities in India.

Policy gridlock, red tape hindering investments: S&P

Flagging off "developing challenges" from the ground, global rating agency Standard and Poor's Thursday said a policy logjam and "red tape" have hindered investments in India.

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Kiran Bedi lauds PM Modi's determination to bring investments, prosperity

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kiran Bedi has lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his determination to bring investments, prosperity and employment in the country.

Improvement in banks' asset quality to take time: S&P

Improvement in the asset quality of Indian banks and growth in credit offtake is likely to take more time as the problems in mining and infrastructure sector are yet to be resolved, global rating agency S&P said on Wednesday.

Black money: Luxembourg offers to send financial experts team

Luxembourg, one of the biggest routes for investments into India, today offered to send a team of experts here to brief the government on measures taken by it to curb illegal financial transactions.

Budget 2015: GAAR deferred for 2 years

The Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presenting the Budget in Lok Sabha today proposed to defer the applicability of the General Anti Avoidance Rule (GAAR) by two years.