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We need a platform where all stakeholders work together: DPIIT Secy

This platform would look at the steps which need to be taken for industrial growth, Ramesh Abhishek said here at CII Annual Session 2019.

05 Apr 2019 3:12 PM

Strong case to revisit 'restrictive' FDI retail policy: report

India received USD 1.4 billion in FDI in the retail sector between 2000 and 2018, which is only 0.36 per cent of the overall FDI inflows.

14 Jan 2019 2:46 PM

E-commerce rules do not allow foreign investment in multi-brand retail: DIPP

E-commerce companies cannot enter into agreements for the exclusive sale of products, according to the rules.

03 Jan 2019 5:10 PM

No proposal to change existing FDI policy in multi-brand retail trade: DIPP Secy

Government is looking at increasing FDI cap to 100 per cent in the sector.

13 Dec 2018 1:46 PM

Prabhu met several sovereign wealth funds to attract investments

Overseas inflows help maintain pressure on the country's balance of payments and value of the rupee.

01 Dec 2018 10:30 AM


Govt considering 100 per cent FDI in insurance broking

Insurance penetration in the country was 3.4 per cent in 2015 against the world average of 6.2 per cent.

03 Oct 2018 12:10 PM

DIPP starts programme for startups in energy sector

Invest India has joined hands with energy companies to offer its three-month programme for startups in the sector.

02 Aug 2018 1:14 PM

Allocation to SIDBI out of startup funds down at Rs 100 cr in FY17

The government had established Rs 10,000 crore FFS to meet the financial needs of startups.

23 Jul 2018 3:34 PM

Andhra tops 'ease of doing business' list, Telangana comes second

The national capital Delhi has been ranked 23, dropping from 19 in 2016, in the third edition of the list released by govt on Tuesday.

10 Jul 2018 7:20 PM

FDI in India rises to USD 61.96 billion in 2017-18, says govt

FDI inflows stood at USD 60 billion in the previous fiscal.

08 Jun 2018 1:07 PM


Rs 13000 cr tenders withdrawn or cancelled to promote Make in India

The government issued the order on June 15, 2017, to promote manufacturing and production of goods and services in India.

24 May 2018 6:19 PM

Idea's proposal seeking 100 pc FDI under consideration of DIPP

The proposal assumes significance against the backdrop of pending merger of Idea Cellular Ltd and Vodafone India.

22 Apr 2018 1:08 PM

Foreign direct investment in tobacco: DIPP meets stakeholders

Farmer associations and industry on Wednesday shared mixed views in a meeting called by the commerce and industry ministry.

11 Apr 2018 4:00 PM

Commerce ministry seeks inter-ministerial views on new industrial policy

The proposed policy will completely revamp the Industrial Policy of 1991.

02 Apr 2018 4:36 PM

FDI rises only 0.27 per cent during April-December FY18

FDI inflows were USD 35.84 billion during the April-December period of last fiscal, 2016-17.

21 Feb 2018 5:47 PM


Idea Cellular seeks govt nod for raising FDI limit to 100 pc

Foreign investors hold around 27 per cent stake in Idea, as per shareholding pattern of company till December 2017.

27 Jan 2018 1:07 PM

DIPP notifies FDI relaxation in several sectors

Cabinet had allowed 100 pc FDI in single brand retail and construction development under automatic route.

25 Jan 2018 10:56 AM

India means business: Modi tells global CEOs

Modi is the first Indian prime minister to attend Davos summit in 20 years.

23 Jan 2018 12:02 PM

State lays down deadlines for stages of construction

This will also increase the accountability of officers, which is a good move by the government.

02 Jan 2018 6:34 AM

DIPP approves 2 FDI proposals in retail sector

FDI into the country grew 17 per cent to USD 25.35 billion during April-September this fiscal.

27 Dec 2017 10:46 AM