According to Dun & Bradstreet, there has been improvement on some parameters of the economy following the slowdown, post demonetisation and GST.
Uber Technologies Inc said on Nov. 12 that a planned deal with a consortium led by SoftBank and Dragoneer Investment Group was moving forward. The consortium plans to inject $1 billion to $1.25 billion into Uber, and buy up to 17 percent of existing shares in a secondary transaction.
In effect, India has become the largest economy among Baa2-rated sovereigns, according to Moody's.
According to assurance, tax and advisory firm Grant Thornton's latest Dealtracker, January-October saw 624 PE deals worth of USD 16.40 billion, but the number of transactions declined by 25 per cent, indicating an increase in average deal size.
Beijing is already in the second year of a campaign to reduce high levels of debt as authorities worry that riskier lending practices, especially in the real estate sector, could imperil the economy.
Venture capital firm Benchmark, an early investor with a board seat in the ride-services company, and Kalanick have reached an agreement over terms of the SoftBank investment, which could be worth up to $10 billion, according to two people familiar with the matter.
This agreement "will allow us to mobilise our economy with the investment strength of the Emirates", Macron told members of the French community in Dubai on the second day of a visit to the United Arab Emirates, his first as head of state to the Middle East.
The announcement came on the sidelines of a state visit to Beijing by U.S. President Donald Trump, who has been looking to rev up U.S.-China trade.
Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure said at an investor conference the company could spend more than its previous guidance of $5 billion to $6 billion per year on capital expenditures, and that cash on hand could dip next year as it builds out its network.
The auction will be conducted on NSE's e-bid platform from 1530 hrs to 1730 hrs after the close of market hours, the exchange said in a circular.
Speaking at the valedictory function of the World Food India, Kovind said, "Food is culture – but food is also commerce. India’s food consumption is currently valued at US 370 billion. It is expected to reach USD 1 trillion by 2025, in less than a decade. There are opportunities across the entire food value chain in India."
"Assets deployed with Sustainable and Responsible Investing (SRI) strategies is rapidly growing globally and stands at around USD 22.89 trillion presently," the report said.
In the case of public provident fund (PPF), the account is deemed to be closed the day the status of the account holder changes to NRI.
Varun Beverages group has sought an anchor unit status in the extreme border zone with added advantage of an early bird unit for its proposed unit for aerated soft drinks, juice based drinks and table water at the Punjab State Industrial Export Corporation (PSIEC) developed industrial estate in Pathankot, he said.
The decision to shrink the plant does not "change our long-term commitment to Mexico, however, change is necessary in order to secure the long-term viability of our facility and our operations," Toyota spokesman Scott Vazin said in comments emailed to Reuters.
Today, the chief minister would address a Washington audience on integral humanism at the US Capitol during the inaugural Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya forum organised by the Foundation for India and Indian Diaspora Studies (FIIDS), a US-based think-tank in association with the Embassy of India.
Private equity investors sealed deals worth USD 7.22 billion in the third quarter of this year following which deal tally for the January-September period stood at USD 14.82 billion.
Assuming you are 40 years old now, you have 20 years to retire. However, the amount you invest today should also take into account your post-retirement lifestyle; considering you have a lifespan of 80 years.
Addressing the valedictory session of the India International Science Festival, Naidu said emerging fields of artificial intelligence, robotics, Internet of things, big data analytics and digital manufacturing were going to change the way of living and added that hence, these areas needed to be fully exploited.
"In the next 10 years, India is offering project scope of USD 300 billion (in hydrocarbon sector) looking into our future demand," Pradhan said in a media interaction at IndiaEnergyForum, organised by CERAWeek.
Limits for investment by FPIs for the December quarter have been increased by Rs 8,000 crore in Central government securities and by Rs 6,200 crore in state development loans, the central bank said in a notification.
The total value of P-notes investments in Indian markets -- equity, debt and derivatives -- slumped to Rs 1,25,037 crore at August-end after hitting a five-year low of Rs 1,35,297 crore at the end of July, according to Sebi data.
The conclave, which begins today, will focus on areas that should be tapped for growth such as defence, energy, security and maritime trade, its organisers said.
The Union minister for road transport said the government was keen to build projects in the EPC (engineering, procurement and construction) mode.
Its Bayer LifeScience Center division, along with biotech firm Ginkgo Bioworks, is forming a startup to focus on developing biological solutions to reduce the use of nitrogen-based fertilizer, or make farmers' use more efficient, company officials said this week.