Overseas markets

India Inc's Aug foreign borrowing up 48% at $751 million

India Inc raised over USD 750.76 million from overseas markets in August 2015, up about 48 percent from a year ago, says RBI data.

Sep 27, 2015, 13:02 PM IST
'PK' crosses Rs 300 crore in overseas markets, makers rejoice

'PK' crosses Rs 300 crore in overseas markets, makers rejoice

 Aamir Khan starrer "PK", which did roaring business at the Indian box office, has also crossed a milestone figure of over Rs.300 crore in overseas markets, turning out to be one of Bollywood's biggest success stories internationally.

Sep 25, 2015, 18:41 PM IST

Govt mulls selling 3% stake in GAIL to raise Rs 1,800 crore

The government plans to sell 3 percent stake in state-owned gas utility GAIL India which could fetch over Rs 1,300 crore to the exchequer.

Aug 04, 2015, 15:14 PM IST

Glenmark Q1 net up 3.29% at Rs 191 crore

Glenmark Pharmaceuticals on Thursday posted 3.29 percent rise in consolidated net profit at Rs 190.93 crore for the first quarter ended June 30, driven by sales in domestic as well as overseas markets.

Jul 30, 2015, 18:27 PM IST

India Inc's foreign borrowing up 67% to $3.16 billion in June

India Inc raised about USD 3.16 billion in overseas borrowing in June, showing a rise of 67 percent over the year-ago month, RBI data showed Monday.

Jul 27, 2015, 19:49 PM IST

Govt tapping overseas markets to push PSU stake sale

Facing a daunting Rs 69,500-crore PSU stake sale target, the Disinvestment Department has begun tapping new overseas markets like Australia, Japan and Canada to attract their cash-rich pension and sovereign wealth funds.

Jul 23, 2015, 21:52 PM IST
Facebook's userbase touches 125-mn in India

Facebook's userbase touches 125-mn in India

Globally, it has 1.44 billion monthly active users as of March 31, 2015.

Jun 29, 2015, 18:49 PM IST

Facebook earns 51% of ad revenue overseas: Executives

Overseas markets bring in more advertising revenue than the United States for Facebook Inc, amounting to 51 percent of global ad sales in the first quarter, with growth in Asia the fastest in the world at 57 percent, company executives told Reuters.

Jun 10, 2015, 09:00 AM IST

Make in India should not entirely focus on global markets: Rajan

Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan on Thursday said it was a 'worthwhile ambition' to pursue Make In India campaign but cautioned that the whole effort should not be made towards producing for overseas markets as global slowdown could create problems.

May 28, 2015, 19:51 PM IST

Indian cos' foreign borrowing down 77% to $727 mn in Apr: RBI

Indian companies raised over USD 727.33 million from overseas markets in April 2015, down 77.3 percent from a year ago, according to RBI data.

May 26, 2015, 20:41 PM IST

India Inc's foreign borrowing up 44.5% in January

India Inc raised over USD 2.59 billion from overseas markets in January 2015, up 44.5 percent from a year ago, RBI data showed Thursday.

Feb 26, 2015, 22:39 PM IST

ICICI Bank raises $500 million from overseas markets

ICICI Bank has raised USD 500 million (about Rs 3,000 crore) from overseas markets by selling its bonds to fund foreign expansion plans.

Sep 12, 2014, 18:43 PM IST

India Inc's July overseas direct investment down 53% at $1.16 billion

Overseas direct investment by Indian companies fell by over 53 percent year-on-year to USD 1.16 billion in July 2014, as per RBI data.

Aug 07, 2014, 21:18 PM IST

India Inc raised $3.55 billion from overseas market in March

Indian companies including IOC, Air India and IDFC raised a total USD 3.55 billion in March from overseas markets, data from RBI showed on Thursday.

May 15, 2014, 20:05 PM IST

FM concerned over high overseas derivative rupee market

Amid currency volatility, Finance Minister P Chidambaram today expressed concern over high derivative trading on rupee in overseas markets and stressed on more financial reforms to boost the local currency market.

Dec 14, 2013, 16:14 PM IST

India Inc raised $1.13 bn from overseas markets in April

Indian companies in April raised USD 1.13 billion from overseas markets through external commercial borrowings and foreign currency convertible bonds, down 77.8 percent from a month earlier.

May 30, 2013, 21:29 PM IST

HDFC Bank to raise $500 mn from overseas markets

Country's second largest private lender HDFC Bank on Wednesday hit the foreign debt markets with a USD 500-million bond issue, according to merchant banking sources.

Feb 27, 2013, 22:06 PM IST

Indian cos raised $4.29 bn from overseas markets in Oct

Indian companies raised USD 4.29 billion (about Rs 23,300 crore) from overseas markets in October, up from USD 2.77 billion (around Rs 15,000 crore) in the previous month.

Dec 13, 2012, 16:59 PM IST

Indian cos raised $2.77 bln from overseas markets in Sept

The domestic firms had raised USD 2.37 billion from overseas markets in August.

Oct 30, 2012, 20:01 PM IST

NTPC plans to mop up $750 mn from overseas markets

Country's largest power producer NTPC, which expects to see additional generation capacity of over 4,100 MW in the current fiscal, on Friday said it plans to raise up to USD 750 million (about Rs 4,000 crore) through bonds issue and syndicated loans from overseas markets.

Sep 21, 2012, 18:46 PM IST