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Government to hike FDI in defence manufacturing to 74 per cent; ban certain imports

May 16, 2020 6:53 pm

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that the government will notify a list of weapons/platforms banned for imports. Such items can only be purchased from India.

Defence sector will help take Indian economy to $10 tn by 2030: Rajnath Singh

September 18, 2019 6:57 am

“Amongst several sectors of the economy which are set to contribute to this growth, defence has been identified as one of the most prominent sectors under the ‘Make in India’ initiative,” Singh said.

Make in India in defence

April 09, 2016 12:21 am

For the first time procurement has been linked to production

Pune: Defence veterans ‘disappointed’ with budget

March 01, 2016 12:35 am

Air Marshal Bhushan Gokhale (retd) said though the allocation for modernisation in defence sector is not very high.

Govt relaxes norms for FDI in defence sector

November 10, 2015 8:46 pm

Portfolio investment and investment by FVCIs will also be allowed up to permitted automatic route level of 49 per cent.

Centre clears 19 long-pending defence projects to boost local manufacturing

October 08, 2014 2:14 am

India ranks 134th in the ease of doing business report of the World Bank.

Govt notifies hike in foreign direct investment cap in defence sector

August 27, 2014 1:45 am

Proposals Of FDI beyond 49% with an inflow in excess of Rs 1,200 crore will require approval only by the CCS.

CBI closed 7 graft cases in defence: Jaitley

August 09, 2014 12:42 am

Arun Jaitley said the agency, till June 30 registered 82 regular cases and carried out 24 preliminary enquiries.

Security manual: Audit by IB, Secrets Act on private defence firms

June 29, 2014 8:12 am

The IB will first carry out a security audit of all licensed manufacturers to see how they comply with the regulations.

FDI push skips pharma and retail; riders on defence

July 17, 2013 5:40 am

Insurance cap raised to 49 per cent but needs Parliament approval.