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FDI in services sector up 20% during April-Nov 2014

PTI

With the government taking steps to improve ease of doing business and attracting investments, F... »

Obama visit sees many firsts

Our Bureau

The three-day India visit of US President Barack Obama saw the ceremonial Guard of Honour... »

A move towards commercialising nuclear pact

Our Bureau

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack Obama on Sunday reached an understanding... »

Indian investments in U.S. showing strong traction

K. R. Srivats

Indian outward FDI flows to the U.S. have been consistent and a bilateral investment treaty coul... »

Breakthrough in civil nuclear deal with U.S.

United States President Barack Obama with Prime Minister Narendra Modi before the talks at Hyderabad House in New Delhi on Sunday. Photo: Sandeep Saxena

PTI

India and the U.S. today reached a breakthrough on the stalled civil nuclear agreement by agreei... »  

Economy

Sinha: India will soon see surge in FDI inflows

PTI

India will soon see a surge in foreign direct investment, including from the US, as the country... »

Economy

Indian investments in the US showing strong traction

KR Srivats

Bilateral treaty could propel 2-way investments, says Ficci-EY report »

Economy

’New CPI series to have little impact on inflation reading’

PTI

The new Consumer Price Index series, with 2012 as the base year, is expected to have marginal im... »

Economy

Energy efficiency companies raise over $1 bn funds in 2014

PTI

Companies focused on energy efficiency solutions globally raised more than $1.2 billion last yea... »

Economy

Medium, heavy commercial vehicles to grow at 13-17% in FY’16

PTI

The medium and heavy commercial vehicle segment will see volume growth of 13-17 per cent next fi... »

Economy

Going digital no more an option, but a default now: TCS chief

PTI

Betting big on the ‘Internet of Things’ as the third major wave in technology space, TCS chief N... »

Indian investments in the US showing strong traction

KR Srivats

Bilateral treaty could propel 2-way investments, says Ficci-EY report »

U.S.-China climate deal does not put pressure on India, says Modi

Reuters

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said a climate deal between the United States and China does not put pressure on India, but that global warming itself was reason to take action. India... »

’New CPI series to have little impact on inflation reading’

PTI

The new Consumer Price Index series, with 2012 as the base year, is expected to have marginal impact on the next reading of inflation, mainly on account of lower weight for food and beverages, say... »

Energy efficiency companies raise over $1 bn funds in 2014

PTI

Companies focused on energy efficiency solutions globally raised more than $1.2 billion last year with the major chunk coming from venture capital funding activities, says a report. Data... »

World Bank lauds India for reforms

PTI

As the global economic scenario remains gloomy, a few countries, including India, have begun undertaking structural reforms, World Bank chief Jim Yong Kim said.Speaking here at the closing... »

Going digital no more an option, but a default now: TCS chief

PTI

Betting big on the ‘Internet of Things’ as the third major wave in technology space, TCS chief N Chandrasekaran has said that going digital is no more an option, but a default now. While... »

Maharashtra to be most attractive biz destination in India: Fadnavis

PTI

Looking to attract foreign investors to Maharashtra, the Chief Minister, Devendra Fadnavis, has promised them easier business environment and faster clearances as he works towards making his state... »

Next phase of Jan Dhan to focus on credit, insurance, pension services

Shishir Sinha

The next phase of Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana will focus on credit, insurance and pension services, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said. This scheme is a financial inclusion pro... »

Obama visit: 'India must protect pro-poor patent laws'

Aditi Nigam

Ahead of US President Barack Obama’s visit to India, health activists and civil society groups have urged the Narendra Modi Government to ensure that India’s pro-poor patent laws are not “weakened... »

Obama cancels Agra visit

PTI

The US President, Barack Obama, has cancelled his much-publicised visit to Agra and would be leaving for Saudi Arabia from New Delhi on January 27. While Obama has retained the programme... »

Textile industry seeks periodical review of minimum wage revision

Obama's visit to ‘elevate’ India-US ties: White House

It’s an honour to travel with US President: Ami Bera

Coal block winners can transfer ownership

India, US agree to support each other in ICT, electronics development

Budget hints: No hike in tax rates; sops coming for manufacturing

9 crore consumers join DBTL scheme

Net direct tax collections up 7.43% in April-December

Medium, heavy commercial vehicles to grow at 13-17% in FY’16

PTI

The medium and heavy commercial vehicle segment will see volume growth of 13-17 per cent next fiscal and drive the CV sector, while LCVs will see only a marginal growth of up to 3 per cent, says a... »

Sinha: India will soon see surge in FDI inflows

PTI

India will soon see a surge in foreign direct investment, including from the US, as the country strengthens its manufacturing sector under the ‘Make in India’ programme, Minister of State for Fina... »

Prasad woos US companies, offers sops to start manufacturing in India

PTI

Offering lucrative incentives, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad today invited US technology companies to start manufacturing in India, for meeting domestic needs and exports, under the ‘Make I... »

Details of projects costing over Rs 150 cr to be uploaded online

Ajit Seth, Cabinet Secretary

PTI

Amid concerns from the PMO over time and cost overrun in completion of big-ticket investment projects, the infrastructure ministries, including coal, have been asked to upload details of every pro... »

Spare foreign companies from MAT levy, Assocham urges Jaitley

K. R. Srivats

Industry body Assocham has urged the Government to clarify that MAT will not be levied on foreign companies that do not have any branch or a permanent establishment in India. Such a clari... »

Coal auction to generate over $100-bn for states: Piyush Goyal

PTI

Asserting that investors were not worried about the ordinance route being adopted for coal auction, Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal said the entire process would generate over $100 billion in... »

Mood upbeat about India; Time to show action on ground: Uday Kotak

PTI

Enthused by the upbeat mood visible about India here at the World Economic Forum, eminent banker Uday Kotak said investors now want to see some real action on the ground.“The mood was very... »

‘Obama should raise issue of minority rights in India’

PTI

An Indian American Muslim advocacy group has appealed to US President Barack Obama to raise with Prime Minister Narendra Modi the issue of alleged deterioration in the condition of minorities in I... »

Cultural feast planned for Obama

Aditi Nigam

Beyond trade and politics, a feast of Indian classical dance forms, invoking the Rig Veda, an ancient text recognised as a world heritage work, has been organised for the US President, Barack Obam... »

Amnesty International wants Obama to talk about Bhopal gas tragedy

PTI

Ahead of his visit to India, a human rights group has asked the US President, Barack Obama, to speak about the Bhopal gas tragedy while promoting his country’s business interests during the trip. »

White House voices concern over access to US press during Obama’s India visit

Obama to embark on 3-day India visit this evening

Citing lack of demand, Goa industry wants export duty on iron-ore scrapped

Taxman not too worried by the mop-up gap

Time ripe for a broader India-US partnership?

Forex reserves up by $2.66 b

Indian tortoise can grow faster than Chinese hare: Roubini


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