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FDI hike in insurance: Management control among key issues for govt

January 20, 2020 8:54 pm

The success of a hike in FDI will hinge, to a large extent, on sorting out the ownership and management control which is currently under Indian promoters and investors, experts said.

Forex reserves surge $24.8 billion since corporate tax cut in September

December 15, 2019 1:35 am

While the FDI in the first half of the current financial year amounted to $35 billion (as per data provided by the government on Friday), the FPIs have pumped in a net of $10.7 billion into the Indian equity and debt markets in the current financial year till date.

Golden opportunity for investment in India after corporate tax cut: PM Modi

September 25, 2019 8:36 pm

PM Modi, while addressing US companies in New York said that his government's recent move on corporate tax cut was to invite investments. He also said that the country is investing heavily in developing infrastructure.

Rise in ‘phantom capital’ skews global FDI data

September 11, 2019 4:13 am

The share of such investments in reported FDI has shot up by roughly seven percentage points since 2010 and serves to skew the global FDI data, shows the study by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the University of Copenhagen.

Decline in Foreign Direct Investment inflow: Stressed telecom, uncertainty in pharma to blame

May 30, 2019 3:23 am

While FDI in telecom sector fell during 2018-19 to $2.67 bn from $6.21 bn a year ago, inflows in pharma dropped to $266 mn in 2018-19 from $1 bn in 2017-18.

FDI at $44.37 billion in FY19; inflows down in pharma, telecom

May 29, 2019 3:15 am

The last time foreign fund inflows showed a reduction was in 2012-13, when inflows registered a contraction of 36 per cent to $22.42 billion as against $35.12 billion in 2011-12.

Govt not to extend February 1 deadline on revised norms for e-retailers

February 01, 2019 1:18 am

As per the revised guidelines, a vendor cannot procure more than 25 per cent of products from group companies of the same marketplace where they intend to sell them.

FDI policy tweak needed to prevent platforms from circumventing rules

January 04, 2019 2:30 am

DIPP said that the FDI rules for e-commerce have not allowed foreign investment in the inventory-based model or multi-brand retailing.

For made-in-India products: FDI rules may be eased for e-commerce

July 31, 2018 2:00 am

The task-force was set up under a committee headed by Minister of Commerce and Industry Suresh Prabhu, which is deliberating on a policy for e-commerce operations in India.

'Government to clarify on FDI status in pension fund sector'

December 20, 2017 1:44 am

More than 5.36 lakh subscribers have joined NPS under NPS-all citizen model. The overall number of NPS and APY subscribers has crossed 1.80 crore with total assets under management (AUM) of more than Rs 220,000 crore.