Tag: Fdi

Make In India
'Make in India' completes eight years, annual FDI nearly doubles to $83 bn

Annual Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) nearly doubled to $83 billion as 'Make in India', the flagship scheme of the government to facilitate investment and foster innovation, completed eight years.

  • Saturday, 24 September 2022
India gets the highest annual FDI inflow of USD 83.57 billion in FY21-22
India gets the highest annual FDI inflow of USD 83.57 billion in FY21-22

It may be noted that FDI inflow has increased by 23% post-Covid (March, 2020 to March 2022: USD 171.84 billion) in comparison to FDI inflow reported pre-Covid (February, 2018 to February, 2020: USD 141.10 billion) in India.

  • Friday, 20 May 2022
Currency notes
India Records $63.1 Bn Balance Of Payments Surplus In H1FY22: Economic Survey

Robust capital flows into India resulted in an overall balance of payments (BoP) surplus of $63.1 billion in H1FY22, the Economic Survey 2021-22 said

  • Monday, 31 January 2022
PM Modi
FDI Under 7 Years Of Modi Govt Nearly 58 Per Cent Of Last 21 Years

The Economic Survey 2021-22 has highlighted the track record of the Narendra Modi-led government in garnering FDI for India as compared to the previous regimes of the past two decades.

  • Monday, 31 January 2022
Piyush Goyal
India Has Potential To Attract Annual FDI Of $120- $160 Billion By 2025: Minister

According to the minister, the Centre has introduced several key policy and business reforms for improving the investment climate.

  • Wednesday, 17 November 2021
Posco’s exit sparks speculation over fate of acquired lands

Bhubaneswar: After Posco-India’s exit from Odisha, the lands in Jagatsinghpur districts acquired by the State for the single largest FDI have become centre of attraction for many. Question arises that who will take this lands and for what purpose? After the steel major pulled out, speculation started doing rounds on the fate of these lands […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Posco HRD Centre
Abandoned Posco building a grim reminder of derailed FDI

Paradip: A sprawling three-storey building with elegant designing backed up by plenty of open space dots the outskirts of Paradip Seaport Township. There is every reason for a casual visitor to mistake it to be an engineering college imparting B. Tech courses. The closure of this college for summer vacation may strike one’s minds at […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Cabinet approves 100% FDI in retail, construction

New Delhi: In major changes liberalising foreign direct investment in key sectors, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved 100 per cent foreign investment in single brand retail trading (SBRT) and construction development and decided to open up Air India for FDI up to 49 per cent. Besides, the government also decided that foreign institution investors and […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
FDIs in India flat in 2016, but prospects bright: UNCTAD

United Nations: Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) in India remained almost flat in 2016, but the nation is expected to emerge as one of the top FDI destinations, according to the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). The World Investment Report released by the UN agency in Geneva on Wednesday said that FDI rose by […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
CBI raids Chidambaram's Chennai residences

Chennai: The CBI on Tuesday raided the residences of former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram and his son Karti in Chennai, Delhi and various other places alleging he could have benefited to the tune of Rs 3.5 crore for helping in the clearance of an FIPB proposal of media company INX Ltd when his father was […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Odisha officer's killing may hit FDI in maritime sector, warns MANSA

Mumbai: The Mumbai and Nhava Sheva Ship Agents Association (MANSA) on Wednesday cautioned that the blatant killing of a high-ranking port official in Paradip, Odisha, could hit international trade, commercial activities and foreign direct investment in the maritime sector. In a letter, MANSA drew the attention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the shipping and law […]

  • Friday, 02 July 2021
CII expects economy to rebound in Oct-Mar

New Delhi: Industry body CII today said it expects a recovery in India’s economy in the second half of this financial year. The chamber said that lowering interest rates by 100 basis points could inject a huge growth impulse. In a statement, the Confederation of Indian Industry pointed out that in many sectors, including automobiles, […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
India Receives $64 Billion FDI In 2020, Fifth Largest Recipient Of Inflows In World: UN

India received USD 64 billion in Foreign Direct Investment in 2020, the fifth-largest recipient of inflows in the world, according to a UN report which said the COVID-19 second wave in the country weighs heavily on the country's overall economic activities but its strong fundamentals provide optimism for the medium term.

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
International Crude Oil Prices Decline After Trump Tests COVID-19 Positive
India faces challenge to replace Iran oil: Report

Mumbai:India depends on Iran for nearly 10 per cent of its oil requirements, with the US sanction drying this source by May 2, the country’s macroeconomic situation may go for a tailspin if an alternative is not found immediately. India will have to increase its dependence on oil imports from OPEC nations such as Saudi […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
Cabinet May Relax FDI In Retail, Okay Ordinance To Roll Back FPI Surcharge

New Delhi: The liberal FDI regime is expected to attract foreign players to invest in the country which is facing a slowdown. Seeking to make India more attractive FDI destination globally, Sitharaman had said that government would examine suggestions of further opening up of FDI in aviation, media (animation) and insurance sectors in consultation with […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021