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The representatives were of the opinion that till such time that India continues to allow foreign retailers to masquerade as marketplaces and platforms in India, success for small Indian sellers would be impossible.
- Jan 21, 2019 04:13 PM IST
Experts feel that these sales could be a means to dispose inventory as the FDI rules are scheduled to come into effect on February 1.
- Feb 27, 2017 03:00 PM IST
Currently, foreign companies can only invest only up to 51 percent in multi-brand retail, while there is no cap on single-brand retail.
- Jul 07, 2016 08:46 PM IST
American aerospace major Lockheed Martin, which has offered to build F16 fighter jets under 'Make in India' initiative, has shown interest in expanding its footprint in India and "stepping up investments", officials said on July 7
- Jun 29, 2016 07:24 PM IST
NITI Aayog member V K Saraswat said India should not try to appear "holier than thou" with respect to incentives offered to foreign companies at the cost of domestic industry
- Jun 22, 2016 07:46 PM IST
The relaxation of FDI norms in e-commerce will help grocery startups access funds more easily, domestic ratings agency ICRA said on June 22
- Jun 21, 2016 03:51 PM IST
Kishore Biyani, CEO, Future Group, welcomed government's attempt to open up the economy by relaxing FDI norms in various sectors.
- Jun 21, 2016 07:22 AM IST
Accusing the government of not being sincere in its intent, senior Congress leader Anand Sharma today said easing of FDI norms in some sectors have been done while ignoring national interests and after "surrendering" to pressure of the US pharma lobby.
- Jun 20, 2016 09:50 PM IST
Chinese handset maker LeEco on June 20 said the government's move to relax FDI norms for foreign players in single-brand retail will help accelerate its expansion plans in the country
- Jun 20, 2016 06:44 PM IST
Government's move to relax FDI norms in sectors, including civil aviation, single brand retail, defence and pharma, will help attract big investments and boost job creation, India Inc said on June 20
- Jun 19, 2016 02:00 PM IST
The Prime Minister's Office has convened a meeting on June 21 to deliberate upon a roadmap for further easing FDI norms to attract more foreign investment.
- Jun 16, 2016 07:50 PM IST
FDI inflows in the current fiscal will top 15.3 per cent rise in 2015-16 on the back of reforms and liberalisation of FDI norms, Economic Affairs Secretary
Shaktikanta Das said on June 16
- May 10, 2016 10:18 PM IST
With traders body CAIT alleging violation of foreign direct investment norms in the e-commerce sector by Flipkart and Paytm, the DIPP on May 10 said it is the RBI that "administers" the FDI policy and ED which is the "enforcing authority".
- Feb 26, 2016 09:26 PM IST
The ED had begun investigating 14 e-commerce companies like Flipkart and Snapdeal, after a plea in the Delhi HC had alleged violation of FDI norms.
- Oct 29, 2014 09:37 PM IST
Shishir Baijal CMD, Knight Frank India thinks this as a significant move by the government that would auger well for the cast starved industry.
- Oct 29, 2014 08:01 PM IST
The FDI norms have been relaxed for minimum built-up area and capitalisation. The minimum built-up area has been more than havled to 20,000 square metres. Currently 50,000 sq metres built-up area was a must for FDI, say sources.
- Aug 27, 2014 07:25 PM IST
The FDI liberalisation in the sector would help in modernisation and expansion of railway projects. However, FDI will not be allowed in train operations and safety. Earlier, FDI was allowed only in Mass Rapid Transport (MRT) systems.
- Jan 06, 2014 09:55 PM IST
Cabinet had directed the ministers to iron out the differences. The DIPP has proposed easy conditions for exit for developers before the three-year lock-in period and a change in the current requirement of having a minimum built-up area of 50,000 sq meters to 20,000 sq meters of carpet area for FDI in construction development projects.
- Nov 28, 2013 09:58 PM IST
The decision on FDI in pharma and housing has been deferred, Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari said after the Cabinet meeting here.
- Nov 27, 2013 09:55 PM IST
India is demanding an amendment to the Agreement in Agriculture of WTO in order to implement its food security law.
- Aug 16, 2013 06:02 PM IST
The Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) had kept its approval on the deal in abeyance till there was clarity on brownfield FDI norms.
- Aug 02, 2013 05:44 PM IST
CNBC-TV18's Rituparna Bhuyan reports that after relaxing norms for foreign direct investment (FDI) in various sectors, the government may consider easing FDI norms in low-cost housing sector.
- Aug 01, 2013 09:52 PM IST
A panel of experts, on CNBC-TV18, point out that the FDI norms are skewed towards the food business and call for more freedom to OMCs.
- Jul 30, 2013 06:55 PM IST
Retail stocks will be in focus for the next couple of days as the cabinet is likely to take up the multibrand retail foreign direct investment (FDI) policy on Thursday. Sources say that the Cabinet could relax some FDI norms for multibrand retail. CNBC-TV18's Rituparna Bhuyan reports.
- Jul 16, 2013 11:55 PM IST
An expert panel, on CNBC-TV18, while hailing the government‘s initiative to open the economy to foreign investment say that certain clarifications are needed for adequate implementation.