China eyes $817 billion sports sector for new economy

 China plans to grow its sports sector into a 5-trillion-yuan ($817-billion) industry by 2025 to boost employment and domestic consumption in its "new" economy, the government said on Monday.

Norway agrees to be facilitator for pvt investment in India

Norway on Tuesday said it would act as a facilitator for investment of Norwegian companies in India by having "good agreements on tax" so that an adequate environment is in place for long term investments.

Nepal to allow private investment in power transmission

The government of Nepal is ready to invite private sector investment in power transmission line projects, an official said here Sunday.

Special status will boost private investment in Bihar: Nitish

Nitish Kumar defended his repeated demand for special status to the state saying it will boost private investment in a big way.

Kerala not done enough to draw private investment: PC

The tit for tat between the Left-ruled Kerala and the central government ahead of the forthcoming assembly polls continued with union Home Minister P Chidambaram on Saturday lashing out at the state government.