FDI IN INDIA
High-level advisory suggests panel for easier entry to foreign investors
An advisory group has put forth simpler regulatory and tax framework for overseas investment funds.
Why factories leaving China aren't going to India
For one, India must abandon its overconfidence that investors will come simply for large po...
PM meets Ambani, Adani, other India Inc heads to discuss economy
Richest Indian Mukesh Ambani, Tata group patriarch Ratan Tata, telecom czar ...
DPIIT to soon issue clarification on 26 per cent FDI in digital media sector
There are mainly two issues -- how the FDI policy of the sector would treat news aggregators and what would happen to those digital media companies where overseas investment is over 26 per cent -- that need clarification. On these matters, the department is expected to issue clarification soon, a source said.
AITUC decries 100 per cent FDI in coal
AITUC has urged all the unions in the coal federations to resist this government move and demanded government immediately withdraw the same.
Coal sector gets nod for 100% FDI
Wednesday’s move to fully open up coal mining to foreign players could help get latest technologies.
Walmart CEO writes to PM, seeks stable business environment
The letter comes in wake of Flipkart and rival Amazon facing probes over alleged roles in predatory pricing.
No major hurdle to trade deal: India, US
Talking about US’ concerns over its high trade deficit with India, Ross said there was confusion about the US position on the trade deficit.
New industrial policy not to replicate state models
The move comes even as India’s industrial production shrank 1.1% in August, the worst performance in almost seven years, reflecting a slump in demand and highlighting the challenge faced by the government in reversing the economic slowdown.
Tracing the trajectory of the evolving MSME sector: Here’s what they need from a reliable financial partner
The sector has done some heavy lifting across operations and is contributing a whopping 40% to the country’s GDP through the 20 Lakh crore of goods and services it produces.
It will take another 3-6 months for private capex to kick in: Andrew Holland, Avendus Capital
We are still missing a few pieces of the jigsaw which would help boost consumption.
CAIT seeks action against Flipkart, Amazon for FDI norms violation
The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) claimed that small retailers have suffered at the hands of Amazon, Flipkart and other e-commerce portals for the last one year, leading to decline in their business. "These companies can easily be termed as economic terrorists and a major roadblock in making India a USD 5 trillion economy vision of PM Modi," the CAIT said.
EComm portals’ festive offers under the lens
Small retailers have alleged that Amazon & Flipkart violated FDI norms during their festive sales.
India making serious efforts to bring standards up to global norms: US advocacy group on FDI reforms
The Union Cabinet liberalised foreign direct investment (FDI) rules in several sectors.
Brands must innovate as tech advances transform consumer markets: Deloitte-FICCI report
Consumer experience has become more crucial than ever and brands must constantly innovate to offer novel products and services to cater to modern consumers' demands, said the report.
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