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DIPP to soon release SOP for FDI proposal clearances

June 08, 2017 12:52 pm

Last month, India scrapped the 25-year old Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) as it looks to attract more FDI by providing quick approvals under a single-window clearance system.

Cabinet to soon take a call on abolition of FIPB, says Nirmala Sitharaman

May 20, 2017 7:14 pm

The FIPB was initially constituted under the Prime Minister's Office in the wake of economic liberalisation in the early 1990s.

FIPB gives nod to 15 foreign proposals worth Rs 7,262 cr

March 22, 2016 1:55 am

Yes Bank's proposal to hike limit to 74% without sub-limits referred to the CEA.

DFS clears way for $3 bn inflow into insurance

July 04, 2015 2:26 am

Foreign investors can acquire up to 49 per cent in Indian private banks through the automatic route.

FIPB can now clear FDI proposals up to Rs3,000 crore

May 07, 2015 4:45 am

Until now, the Board had powers to recommend for investment approval of up to Rs1,200 crore.

FIPB okays 74 per cent foreign holding in HDFC Bank

November 15, 2014 12:53 am

The decision was taken at a meeting of the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) on Friday.

FIPB to take up HDFC Bank’s foreign investment proposal on October 21

September 30, 2014 2:33 am

The bank has now submitted a fresh proposal seeking post -facto confirmation of its foreign investment of 74 per cent.

‘Probing ex-FM’s role in Aircel-Maxis deal’

September 23, 2014 1:34 am

CBI To Court n FIPB nod by former FM P Chidambaram is ‘under investigation’.

Probing Chidambaram's role in Aircel-Maxis deal: CBI to court

September 22, 2014 3:28 pm

The agency said it was investigating as to how Chidambaram had given FIPB approval in the Aircel-Maxis deal in 2006.