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Amit Shah-led ministerial panel discusses Air India disinvestment issues

Air India currently has a debt of nearly Rs 60,000 crore which includes long-term loan for aircraft purchase and working capital.

Sep 19, 2019, 16:44 PM IST

Key GoM meet on Air India to take up 10 major disinvestment issues

Employee package, including medical facilities to nearly 40,000 current and retired employees would also be on the agenda for discussion in the crucial meeting.

Sep 18, 2019, 14:40 PM IST

Govt to review FDI policy on digital media, single brand retail, manufacturing, coal mining

Government said that the changes in FDI policy will result in making India a more attractive FDI destination, leading to benefits of increased investments, employment and growth.

Aug 29, 2019, 11:13 AM IST

100% FDI in coal mining to subsidy on sugarcane export: Details of key Cabinet decisions

The decision to allow 100% FDI in coal mining and contract manufacturing, 26% FDI in digital marketing and relax sourcing norms for single-brand retailers was taken during a meeting of Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Aug 28, 2019, 22:49 PM IST

Union Cabinet approves 100% FDI in coal mining

As per the present FDI policy, 100% FDI under automatic route is allowed for coal & lignite mining for captive consumption by power projects, iron & steel and cement units and other eligible activities permitted under and subject to applicable laws and regulations.

Aug 28, 2019, 22:12 PM IST

Government approves 100% FDI in contract manufacturing, relaxes norms for single brand retail

Talking to media after the meeting of the Union Cabinet, Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal said the changes in FDI policy will result in making India a more attractive FDI destination.

Aug 28, 2019, 22:03 PM IST

Cabinet approves 26% FDI in digital media with government approval

It is to be noted that 26% FDI is already allowed in print media sector and 49% FDI is permitted in broadcasting content services, both through the government approval route.

Aug 28, 2019, 20:09 PM IST

Union Budget 2019 envisions a 'New India', says FM Nirmala Sitharaman

FM Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said that the Union Budget 2019 envisions a 'New India' and aims to make the country a USD 5 trilion economy.

Jul 05, 2019, 23:38 PM IST

Union Budget 2019 proposes FDI norm relaxation in media, aviation, insurance, single brand retail

The government will examine suggestions of further opening up of FDI in aviation, media, AVGC (Animation, Visual Effects, Gaming and Comics) and insurance sector in consultation with stakeholders,” the FM said.

Jul 05, 2019, 21:27 PM IST

India warns firms like Amazon and Flipkart over steep online discounts

The government has said that while is prepared to listen to concerns about its new FDI rules, it's committed to protecting small traders from predatory behaviour by foreign-funded companies

Jun 26, 2019, 10:14 AM IST

Ficci for increasing FDI cap in insurance to 74%

The body also said that there is a need to improve investor confidence about the surrounding ecosystem in the country to attract more FDI inflows.

Jun 13, 2019, 17:29 PM IST

FDI inflows record 1st decline in six years in FY19

According to the latest data of the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), FDI in 2017-18 was a record USD 44.85 billion.

May 28, 2019, 17:36 PM IST

Bharat Bandh on September 28 against Walmart's acquisition of Flipkart, FDI in retail, Delhi sealing drive

CAIT has alleged that multinational companies are being given a passage to enter the retail trade of the country.

Sep 27, 2018, 16:21 PM IST

FDI growth up 23% in Apr-June quarter this fiscal

The foreign fund inflows in April-June 2017-18 stood at USD 10.4 billion, the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion data showed.

Aug 27, 2018, 17:17 PM IST

Govt to approve mega merger after completion of Idea-Vodafone tower sale

ATC will pay a total of Rs 7,850 crore for purchasing Idea (Rs 4,000 crore ) and Vodafone's (Rs 3,850 crore) mobile towers.

Feb 25, 2018, 16:42 PM IST

Union Budget 2018-19: Here is what banking sector expects

It is expected that the FM Jaitley will have a special focus on the banking sector in the Budget 2018-19.

Jan 31, 2018, 20:36 PM IST

WEF 2018: Huge appetite for further global investments in India, says Piyush Goyal

There is a huge appetite for the continuous surge in foreign investments in India with no comparable opportunity available worldwide, Union minister Piyush Goyal said today, even as he saw India's role at international platforms growing into a leader being looked into for solving problems of a 'fractured world'.

Jan 23, 2018, 13:48 PM IST

Cabinet approves 100% FDI under automatic route for single brand retail, construction development

Government aims to liberalise and simplify the FDI policy so as to provide ease of doing business in the country.

Jan 10, 2018, 13:53 PM IST

'Streamlining taxation will help India reach top 50 in ease of doing business'

Lauding the government`s efforts in attracting a record $60 billion worth of FDI in a single year, he invited the domestic and global investors to reap dividends by investing in the infrastructure and logistics sector that provide huge scope.

Nov 02, 2017, 17:52 PM IST

India Inc's investment overseas down 15% to $1.34 billion in August

The investment break-up included USD 944.14 million in the form of guarantees issued, USD 184.44 million and loan and USD 210.68 million as equity infusion.

Sep 12, 2017, 15:50 PM IST