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Narendra Modi holds series of meetings to boost economy, attract foreign investment during coronavirus crisis
Business

Narendra Modi holds series of meetings to boost economy, attract foreign investment during coronavirus crisis

Narendra Modi reviewed the state of investments, the defence and aerospace sector and the mine and mineral sector.

Foreign portfolio investors pull out Rs 10,347 cr from capital markets in April so far
Business

Foreign portfolio investors pull out Rs 10,347 cr from capital markets in April so far

Remaining risk-averse amid the coronavirus pandemic, overseas investors have withdrawn net Rs 10,347 crore from Indian capital markets in April so far

Coronavirus takes toll on global mergers and acquisitions as $1 billion deals disappear, first time since 2004
Business

Coronavirus takes toll on global mergers and acquisitions as $1 billion deals disappear, first time since 2004

The dearth of mega deals comes as countries across the world have shut down large swathes of their economies as they battle the COVID-19 pandemic that has infected over 2.33 million people and claimed 165,000 lives.

P-note investments continue to drop, hit nearly 11-year low of Rs 64,537 cr till December-end
Business

P-note investments continue to drop, hit nearly 11-year low of Rs 64,537 cr till December-end

Investments in the Indian capital market through participatory notes (P-notes) continue to decline and hit a nearly 11-year low of Rs 64,537 crore till the end of December 2019

Budget 2020: A mixed bag for healthcare services, pharma sector; additional duties on medical devices to hike costs for consumers
Business

Budget 2020: A mixed bag for healthcare services, pharma sector; additional duties on medical devices to hike costs for consumers

While one of the key focus areas for this Budget 2020-21 on socio-welfare front is to widen the reach of affordable healthcare services, it also lays emphasis on government policy of ‘Make in India’.

India slips in The Economist’s Democracy rankings: Soon after IMF's GDP growth cut forecast, another grim outlook hits stumbling economy
Business

India slips in The Economist’s Democracy rankings: Soon after IMF's GDP growth cut forecast, another grim outlook hits stumbling economy

The Economist list came just hours after the International Monetary Fund (IMF) cut India’s 2019 GDP growth sharply and cautioned on the rising social unrest

Life insurers bat for hike in foreign investment limit to 100% from current 49% in sector through automatic route
Business

Life insurers bat for hike in foreign investment limit to 100% from current 49% in sector through automatic route

Life insurers have sought 100 percent foreign direct investment (FDI) limit for the sector through automatic route, which can help the sector attract capital of Rs 40,000-60,000 crore

Industry, stock market experts term Sitharaman's corporate tax cut 'revolutionary', say will make Indian firms globally competitive
Business

Industry, stock market experts term Sitharaman's corporate tax cut 'revolutionary', say will make Indian firms globally competitive

In a major fiscal booster, the government on Friday slashed effective corporate tax to 25.17 percent inclusive of all cess and surcharges for domestic companies.

FDI up 28% to $16.33 bn in April-June 2019 quarter; Singapore emerges largest source of foreign investment
Business

FDI up 28% to $16.33 bn in April-June 2019 quarter; Singapore emerges largest source of foreign investment

Foreign direct investment into India grew by 28 percent to $16.33 billion during the first quarter of the current fiscal, according to government data

Need to tap foreign capital to accelerate growth to 8%: Chief Economic Adviser KV Subramanian
Business

Need to tap foreign capital to accelerate growth to 8%: Chief Economic Adviser KV Subramanian

Chief Economic Adviser K V Subramanian on Tuesday said there is a need to tap foreign capital to accelerate growth from the current level of 7 percent to 8 percent

Enforcement Directorate investigates Philip Morris, Godfrey Phillips for alleged violation of FDI laws
Business

Enforcement Directorate investigates Philip Morris, Godfrey Phillips for alleged violation of FDI laws

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) is investigating Philip Morris International Inc and its Indian partner Godfrey Phillips for alleged violation of laws in India, a senior directorate source told Reuters on Thursday

E-commerce curbs: Snapdeal, Shopclues support govt's 1 February deadline, assure compliance
Business

E-commerce curbs: Snapdeal, Shopclues support govt's 1 February deadline, assure compliance

The government will from 1 February impose restrictions on how e-commerce firms operate, including barring them from selling products from firms in which they have an equity interest, leading to protests from Amazon and Flipkart.

India's auto sector may attract $8-10 billion in local and foreign investments by 2023: Govt
Business

India's auto sector may attract $8-10 billion in local and foreign investments by 2023: Govt

The government and the automotive sector articulated their objectives for the future of the industry through the Automotive Mission Plan 2016-26.

Creation of jobs, improving judicial adjudication, and bringing in foreign investment to remain concerns in 2019
Business

Creation of jobs, improving judicial adjudication, and bringing in foreign investment to remain concerns in 2019

Leather and beef industries were major employers in the country, and even while new jobs could not be created, existing jobs were being jeopardized.

Following Shinzo Abe's visit, China says it is opposed to foreign investment in India's North East
World

Following Shinzo Abe's visit, China says it is opposed to foreign investment in India's North East

Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying told the media that China is opposed to any foreign investment in the "disputed areas".

Modi's equation with Shinzo Abe will make Mission Japan a success
World

Modi's equation with Shinzo Abe will make Mission Japan a success

As Prime Minister, and arguably a strong one at that, Modi is expected to take this forward in a big way. Therefore, one can expect a burst of Indo-Japanese cooperation in several new infrastructural projects, apart from the existing ones.

Curbing black money: Mauritius tightens norms to check proxy tags
Economy

Curbing black money: Mauritius tightens norms to check proxy tags

Long accused of being a route for avoiding taxes for foreign investments into India, Mauritius says it has put additional safeguards in place to thwart such wrong perceptions and to boost its image as a preferred global financial centre.