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In post-COVID-19 world, India must boost healthcare by simplifying laws, encouraging private investment
India

In post-COVID-19 world, India must boost healthcare by simplifying laws, encouraging private investment

If the govt cannot create health infrastructure directly, it must create a policy environment to allow private players to do so.

Finance Ministry credits govt, RBI for ‘green shoots of economic revival’ as agriculture, petroleum, electricity indicators pick up
Business

Finance Ministry credits govt, RBI for ‘green shoots of economic revival’ as agriculture, petroleum, electricity indicators pick up

The Finance Ministry cited "green shoots" of recovery in agriculture, manufacturing and services sectors, and said the prompt policy measures taken by the government and RBI have helped reinvigorate the economy with minimal damage

Every Indian should pledge to use India-made goods so country can become 'aatma nirbhar': Amit Shah to CNN-News18
Politics

Every Indian should pledge to use India-made goods so country can become 'aatma nirbhar': Amit Shah to CNN-News18

Amit Shah highlighted the Centre's economic package worth Rs 20 lakh core and said that PM Modi's Vocal for local push will not reduce foreign investments.

Govt rejects Flipkart's proposal for entering food retail sector, company says will re-apply
Business

Govt rejects Flipkart's proposal for entering food retail sector, company says will re-apply

The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) has rejected Walmart-backed Flipkart’s proposal seeking approval for entry to the food retail sector citing a regulatory issue, an official said on Monday

Narendra Modi's Rs 20 lakh crore stimulus blends shrewd geo-economics with Swadeshi-coated booster, but it may not be a panacea for jobs growth
Business

Narendra Modi's Rs 20 lakh crore stimulus blends shrewd geo-economics with Swadeshi-coated booster, but it may not be a panacea for jobs growth

While global investors with their view from a London or New York may look at India as a long-term alternative to China, the Modi government's own close relations with Japan may provide leverage.

India plans to fast track Chinese investments over fears of policy change hitting plans of companies, investors: Report
Business

India plans to fast track Chinese investments over fears of policy change hitting plans of companies, investors: Report

While the fast track mechanism would be open to all India’s neighbours with a land border, China would be the main beneficiary.

Some Indian companies with Chinese investments indulge in predatory strategies: Think tank
Business

Some Indian companies with Chinese investments indulge in predatory strategies: Think tank

Chinese investors hold stakes in 18 of the 30 Indian startup unicorns, and some companies backed by them indulge in "predatory" behaviour, which needs to be brought under scrutiny, a domestic think tank said on Thursday

FinMin notifies changes in FDI policy; prior govt approval must for investments from countries sharing land borders
Business

FinMin notifies changes in FDI policy; prior govt approval must for investments from countries sharing land borders

The Finance Ministry on Wednesday notified changes in FDI rules, which made prior approval of the government mandatory for foreign investments from countries that share border with India, to prevent the opportunistic takeover of domestic firms amid COVID-19 pandemic under the FEMA law

SJM welcomes Centre's decision to restrict e-commerce players from supplying non-essential items
Business

SJM welcomes Centre's decision to restrict e-commerce players from supplying non-essential items

The SJM, which has been critical of FDI, welcomed the amendment in its norms to make it mandatory that investments from China will now require a clearance from the Centre.

China says India's new FDI rules violate WTO principles on free and fair trade; hopes for revision in 'discriminatory practices'
Business

China says India's new FDI rules violate WTO principles on free and fair trade; hopes for revision in 'discriminatory practices'

India’s new rules for foreign investment violate WTO principles of non-discrimination and are against free and fair trade, a Chinese embassy spokesperson in New Delhi said on Monday

Changes in FDI rules necessary to ensure no Indian entity is shortchanged during COVID-19 pandemic, especially by 'opportunist' China
World

Changes in FDI rules necessary to ensure no Indian entity is shortchanged during COVID-19 pandemic, especially by 'opportunist' China

With its new FDI rules, the Government of India has decided to ensure that the country comes out of the COVID-19 pandemic with its industries and entities intact and still in Indian control

Coronavirus Outbreak: Govt nod must for FDI from neighbouring countries, says DPIIT; move aims to curb 'opportunistic takeover' of Indian firms
Business

Coronavirus Outbreak: Govt nod must for FDI from neighbouring countries, says DPIIT; move aims to curb 'opportunistic takeover' of Indian firms

The decision, which is likely to impact FDI from countries like China, has been taken to curb 'opportunistic takeovers or acquisitions' of domestic firms due to the current COVID-19 pandemic.

Defence industry received $8.82 million FDI during April 2000-December 2019 period: Piyush Goyal
Business

Defence industry received $8.82 million FDI during April 2000-December 2019 period: Piyush Goyal

In 2018-19, FDI in the defence sector was aggregated at $2.18 million, according to the data provided by Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal in a written reply to the Lok Sabha.

Air India privatisation: Govt permits NRIs to own up to 100% stake in ailing national carrier; measure not in violation of SOEC norms
Business

Air India privatisation: Govt permits NRIs to own up to 100% stake in ailing national carrier; measure not in violation of SOEC norms

Allowing 100 percent investment by NRIs in the crisis-hit Air India would also not be in violation of Substantial Ownership and Effective Control (SOEC) norms.

FDI inflow dips 1.4% to $10.67 bn in October-December period; services, telecommunications sectors attract maximum inflows
Business

FDI inflow dips 1.4% to $10.67 bn in October-December period; services, telecommunications sectors attract maximum inflows

Singapore continued to be the largest source of FDI in India during April-December period of the current financial year with $11.65 billion investments.

Retail FDI: Goods procured from SEZs by single brand retailers to qualify for meeting local sourcing norms
Business

Retail FDI: Goods procured from SEZs by single brand retailers to qualify for meeting local sourcing norms

Goods procured from units in special economic zones (SEZs) by single brand retailers, owned by foreign companies, would qualify for meeting the mandatory 30 percent local sourcing conditions, according to a government clarification

Bharti Infratel extends deadline for merger with Indus Towers by two months
Business

Bharti Infratel extends deadline for merger with Indus Towers by two months

Bharti Infratel on Monday extended the deadline for its merger with Indus Towers by two more months to 24 April, but cautioned that final call on scheme implementation will be taken by the board based on assessment of telecom crisis and its impact

Nirmala Sitharaman hits back at Chidambaram, says nothing to learn from those who gave NPA crisis
Business

Nirmala Sitharaman hits back at Chidambaram, says nothing to learn from those who gave NPA crisis

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday hit back at former minister P Chidambaram for his 'incompetent doctors' attending to economy remark, saying there was nothing to learn from the people who gave the mountain of NPAs along with twin balance sheet crisis

Economy not in trouble; green shoots visible with country moving towards $5 trillion economy: Nirmala Sitharaman
Business

Economy not in trouble; green shoots visible with country moving towards $5 trillion economy: Nirmala Sitharaman

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said the economy is not in trouble and green shoot are visible with the country moving towards a $5 trillion economy

Air India sale: Govt working on proposal to allow 100% foreign direct investment in national carrier
Business

Air India sale: Govt working on proposal to allow 100% foreign direct investment in national carrier

The government is working on a proposal to allow 100 percent foreign direct investment in Air India as it moves ahead with disinvestment of the national carrier, according to sources