My job is to tell the India story, it automatically attracts investment: Piyush Goyal
"Many people are talking about jobs, including your paper, but I look at the jobs in the perspective of the jobs lost also. I cannot create 700,000 jobs by breaking the law, breaking every anti-competitive restriction, monopolising certain markets", said Commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal.
DoT seeks Rs 48,000 crore from Oil India in telecom dues; company to challenge it in TDSAT
Following a Supreme Court ruling that non-telecom ...
In ramp-up, 75% roads on China border ready
The proposed 11 roads, known as India-China Border Roads, will be located along the Line of Actua...
NSA Ajit Doval meets Lankan Prez, pledges USD 50 mn security assistance from India
The President's office said President Rajapaksa and Doval also discussed improving bilateral relations and strengthening cooperation between the armed forces and coastguard agencies of the two countries and maritime security. Doval pointed out the importance of reviewing the intelligence related to the maritime zone between Sri Lanka, the Maldives and India.
India attracted $49 billion FDI in 2019, among top 10 recipients of overseas investment: UNCTAD
UNCTAD, in its Global Investment Trend Monitor report said that the global foreign direct investment remained flat in 2019 at $1.39 trillion, a 1% decline from a revised $1.41 trillion in 2018. “South Asia recorded a 10% increase in FDI to $60 billion. The growth was driven by India, with a 16% increase in inflows to an estimated $49 billion. The majority went into services industries, including information technology,” it said.
BJP will become stronger, expand further under JP Nadda's leadership: Amit Shah
Nadda was elected unopposed as the BJP national president after he emerged as the only leader in the fray following the nomination process in which his candidature was endorsed by top party brass.
PM Modi cites Kumble, Dravid, Laxman as icons of motivation
PM Modi was talking on the "power of motivation and positive thinking" in an interaction 'Pariksha pe Charcha' with students ahead of school board examinations.
What ails India's pharmaceutical sector?
Unlike mature markets such as the US, where drug prices are market-controlled, here, the government and regulators play a pivotal role in the entire process. Regulators fix both the price companies pay for bulk drugs and the price at which they sell their products in the market, leaving little leeway to earn profit. For Indian pharma, this is a double-edged sword.
Bharti AXA General gets Irdai nod for two products under regulatory sandbox framework
The insurance sandbox project has been launched mainly to help the regulator gauge and measure real-life acceptance of new customer propositions before giving them the regulatory nod for commercial launch. It also has immense potential to facilitate innovation and securely experiment with ideas to solve unmet customer expectations and raise efficiency levels.
Announce convergence of all corporate tax rates to 15 pc in Budget: CII
The government last year reduced corporate tax rates to 22 per cent, plus surcharge and cess. However, companies will not be allowed to avail any tax exemptions or incentives.
Dish TV’s merger talks with Airtel Digital stall
The potential merger of the two satellite television service providers could help Bharti fend off rival and billionaire Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd. that bought India’s leading cable operators Den Networks Ltd. and Hathway Cable & Datacom Ltd.
Cricket: Team India needs to define KL Rahul's role in the team
Making Rahul move up and down the order so regularly is not beneficial for him, or the team. At a time when India are tinkering with more than one position in the middle order, Rahul’s success should be used to plug at least one gap. If the team doesn’t think he is a long-term option as an opener, then the most elegant solution would be to nail him down at No. 4.
India 5th among countries with corporate commitments to science-based targets: Report
The report found that investors are demanding better disclosure of climate change risk from Indian companies which has spurred better disclosure from India Inc.
IoT solutions company, Skylo raises $103 million by Softbank Global
The Skylo Hub is a satellite terminal that connects to the Skylo Network which can provide reliable connectivity anywhere in the world, regardless of geography, without needing new infrastructure in space.
Manishi Raychaudhuri on why BNP Paribas is overweight India despite a slowing economy
There is a pretty wide universe of companies which generate excess returns routinely.
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