Govt has announced electronic-visa system for visitors from 43 countries, including the US, Australia, Brazil, Germany, Japan and Russia.
Sandeep Singh explains how the Indian economy stands to gain.
India ranks 9th in market capitalisation in the world
Broadly in line with the projections, says Finance Ministry
Many tracts of land acquired were not serving the objectives of the SEZ Act, it added.
Globally, the potential value of biological diversity and genetic resources is pegged at around $1 trillion.
The HC found no fault with the acquisition process but held that the allocation of the land to DLF was not transparent or fair.
Industry bodies including Ficci and CII said that there should be sensitisation of stakeholders for reforms.
This is the latest in a series of measures by the government to cut down foreign travel by officials and ministers.
The six merchant banks have been asked to pay a fine of Rs 1 crore.
The relaxation on gold imports came close on the heels of the drop in crude oil prices to a four-year low.
The GDP in the second quarter was better than 5.2% of the same period last fiscal but was slower than 5.7% rate achieved in April-June quarter of current fiscal.
As per the agreement, the tie-up will help Nissan customers to avail vehicle loans at competitive rate of interests from SBI banks.
This is the first major trade pact reached by WTO ever since it came into existence in 1995.
Jet Airways’s stock went up by 13.78 per cent to Rs 305.40 on the BSE.
Maruti’s entry level model Alto 800 ranks highest in the entry compact segment for initial quality.
Total investor wealth in Indian stock market today hit a record high of Rs 100 trillion.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to take a final decision on the issue of stake sale soon: finance ministry officials.
Sensex surges 255.08 pts to end at new peak of 28,693.99.
Analysts said selling in the counter intensified after reports that the promoter firm intends to offload stake via block deals.
Indiabulls had lodged a complaint that Nitin Mangal had demanded money for holding back Veritas’ report against the firm.
The envisaged production from following auctioning in the first round of coal blocks would be around 200 million tonne, Goyal informed the House.
Finance ministry had last month re-imposed an austerity drive and called for a 10% cut in non-plan spending.
At least 35 real estate companies were willing to accept up to 80 per cent of the transaction value in cash, the sting operation showed.
The service, which is common in developed countries, is expected to kick off in India in the last quarter of 2015.
This is the first major deal for trade reform in the WTO's 19-year chequered history, and was supported by all its 160-member countries.
In the Union Budget 2014-15 the government had said that “banks will be encouraged to extend long term loans to infrastructure sector...”.
The small finance bank will be allowed to accept deposits and extend loans to unserved and underserved sections.
RBI allowed banks to extend loans up to Rs 10 lakh to individuals against long-term infrastructure bonds.
The lower-than-expected hike in natural gas prices is inconsistent: London- listed Hardy Oil
The first rate cut by the RBI is likely to be in or at the latest by April 2015: Morgan Stanley
BSE Sensex today rose 53 points on the back of gains in shares of BHEL, Hindalco and Infosys.
If opinion holds, will be positive signal to investors...
The revised policy provides for the exit of private developers of projects awarded both before and after 2009.
The current deal where Nippon Life will pay Rs 657 crore for a 9 per cent stake in RCAM, values the company at Rs 7,300 crore.
Argentina has now demanded that the WTO meeting to agree on the Indian compromise...