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 aft...
The registration process for Jorhat Tea E-marketplace has started on Tuesday
Sunil Jallan, Chairman, NETA said, “Tea Board India has recognis...
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.
Air India unions to demand voluntary retirement scheme in Monday meeting
"Our members have been approaching us and want us to discuss a voluntary retirement scheme package with the government as it is expected that our job will be protected only for one year post privatisation. We are going to raise this issue at the meeting with the minister on Monday," an airline source told PTI.
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 adds checks to rice exports to European Union
The commerce and industry ministry on Thursday amended the export policy for Basmati and non-Basmati rice from ‘free’ to outbound shipments subject to certificates issued by Export Inspection Council (EIC).
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.
India to invite Pakistan for upcoming SCO meeting
India will extend invitations to all members of SCO including Pakistan as well as to the observer states for 19th Shanghai Cooperation Organ...
HSL-Adani bid for mega Rs 45,000 crore submarine project rejected, MDL & L&T get go ahead
Last week a tussle had erupted over the project after the Indian Navy refrained from going ahead with a joint public-private bid while the defence ministry emphasised that such teaming arrangements should be considered, as per procurement guidelines.
Seized assets of Nirav Modi to be auctioned on Feb 27th, Saffronart to host 2 sales
Fugitive businessman Nirav Modi's seized assets including artworks, luxury watches, handbags and cars will go under the hammer at Saffronart...
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.
F&O: Series of negative divergence on RSI doesn’t bode well for bulls
Bank Nifty opened on a negative note and respected its major support in the 30,800 – 30,900 zone.
CBI books Frost International, its directors in Rs 3,600 crore fraud
The bank has alleged that the company’s promoters/directors had worked in the guise of undertaking merchant trade without having any genuine business transactions and defaulted in meeting its payment obligation towards a consortium of 14 lending banks led by Bank of India.
India need not seek solace in China's growth slowdown: Experts
India need not seek solace in China's economic growth slowing to a three-decade low of 6.1 per cent despite impacted by trade war with the US as it is still growing at a faster pace, said experts.
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