FICCI suggests resuming operations of downstream industries to minimise COVID-19 impact on cement sector
Industry body FICCI on Tuesday suggested the government to resume operations of downstream industries like real estate and construction of roads and highways to minimise the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on the cement sector
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.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Cement demand to fall sharply this fiscal, says Crisil; could hit slowing realty sector further
The cement demand in India would contract by an unprecedented 20-25 percent this fiscal if the country is unable to contain the pandemic by May
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.
PE, VC inflows start on a strong note in 2020, January records $2.5 bn investments; infra sector continues to play big role in growth: Report
In terms of the number of PE/VC investments, January 2020 was on par with January 2019.
Budget 2020: Govt launches Rs 103 lakh cr infrastructure projects under NIP; logistic policy to come soon: Nirmala Sitharaman
The minister said Rs 103 lakh crore projects, under the NIP, was launched in line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's announcement of Rs 100 lakh crore infrastructure investment in five years.
Budget 2020: Govt proposes Rs 22,000-cr outlay for power, renewable energy sector in FY21; consumers can choose service provider soon
Last month, the power ministry asked states to reduce power tariff of consumers having smart metres.
Economic Survey 2020: India needs to spend $1.4 trillion on infrastructure during FY2020-2025 to reach $5 trillion economy
To spur economic growth and achieve $5 trillion economy, India needs to spend about $1.4 trillion on the infrastructure sector during FY2020-2025, the Economic Survey tabled in Parliament said on Friday
Budget 2020: Expect Nirmala Sitharaman to continue with govt's focus on infrastructure development; will boost job opportunities
While commercial housing is on an upswing, rental housing is a very important aspect that should have renewed focus and policy measures to boost residential real estate in the Budget
Domestic telecom gear makers seek a Rs 10,000 crore line of credit facility from the government in the upcoming budget to bring them at par with foreign competitors, according to a wishlist submitted by the telecom committee at PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Budget 2020: Access to uninterrupted and affordable electricity will be key to achieve India’s $5 trillion economy goal
India will not be able to achieve a self-sustaining energy future without disruption in its energy distribution model
Budget 2020: Govt must take bold steps to bring private participation into infrastructure building to spur demand
One of the largest sources of demand for manufacturing products is the government’s investment in infrastructure and building assets
Budget 2020: Govt may consider unveiling national logistics policy; likely to set up a single-window marketplace
High logistics cost impacts the competitiveness of domestic goods in international markets.
Budget 2020: Govt should revisit spectrum charges, other levies; offer amnesty schemes to telecom firms to enable 5G launch
Some incumbent players have begun reconsidering their future investment plans for 5G and national broadband, which are slated to form the fulcrum of the government’s ambitious Digital Communications Policy.
The road network itself is undergoing significant changes with some of the economic corridors under Bharatmala competing with few existing stretches,
India has an ambitious highways building programme and under Bharatmala, the Road Transport and Highways Ministry
Union Budget 2020-21: Corporate India pitches for job creation, higher infra spending, policies for agricultural sector
Corporate leaders on Monday sought initiatives to support job creation besides enhanced spending on infrastructure and policies for the agricultural sector as part of their Budget wishlist
Budget 2020: If government is serious about growth revival, it shouldn’t be too focused on fiscal deficit target
The economic growth is dragged by a poor show in the manufacturing sector, lower revenue collections hampering the ability of the government to ramp up spending and the absence of consumer demand in Asia’s third-largest economy.
Nirmala Sitharaman announces Rs 105 lakh cr infrastructure projects; to reach $5 tn target in next 5 years
Infrastructure has been a focus in the last six years; total of Rs. 51 lakh crore (5%-6% of GDP) has been spent on infra in the last six years, we are now committing 100 lakh crore rupees for the next five years
Union Budget 2020-21: Infra firms pitch for captive renewable energy policy, exemption from cross subsidy charges
Infrastructure sector on Friday urged the government to bring captive renewable policy and exempt from cross-subsidy and transmission charges to make renewable energy more viable for those willing to set up clean energy plants beyond factory boundaries