Jan 19, 2021 04:38 PM IST
India only allows foreign e-commerce players to operate as a marketplace to connect buyers and sellers. It prohibits them from holding inventories of goods and directly selling them on their platforms.
- Dec 21, 2020 05:37 PM IST
As per the proposals, beneficial owners from nations sharing a land border with India will have to mandatorily seek the Centre's approval to acquire over 10 percent stake in any local firm.
- Sep 28, 2020 11:38 AM IST
For a country which welcomes foreign direct, as well as institutional, investment, it is hypocritical to be overly suspicious of non-corporate funds
- Feb 11, 2020 03:52 PM IST
Compared monthly, January investments were higher than USD 1.99 billion in December 2019, showed the RBI data on 'Outward Foreign Direct Investment (OFDI)'.
- Jan 15, 2020 03:56 PM IST
In a 40-page initial draft, India's finance ministry has proposed appointing a mediator and setting up fast-track courts to settle disputes between investors and the government, one of the sources said.
- Aug 30, 2019 01:29 PM IST
The rules may come as a relief to brands that depend on third-party sourcing.
- Jul 11, 2019 07:52 PM IST
It is likely that FDI cap in insurance companies will be hiked to 74 percent
- Jan 17, 2019 03:06 PM IST
Under the changes, e-commerce firms in India will from Feb. 1 not be able to sell products via companies in which they have an equity interest or push sellers to sell exclusively on their platforms.
- Sep 08, 2018 07:30 PM IST
Changes have also been suggested regarding identification of senior managing official of FPIs and for beneficial owners of listed entities, as also regarding disclosure of personal information.
- Sep 02, 2018 12:15 PM IST
Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) pumped in a net sum of Rs 1,775 crore into equities in August and a net amount of Rs 3,414 crore into the debt market
- Aug 28, 2018 11:31 AM IST
The introduction of tap issue public bonds is being mooted at a time when the bond market in India is roiled by conflicting regulatory decisions
- Jul 16, 2018 09:37 PM IST
Custodians taking a more lenient view are of the opinion that countries like Mauritius have now brought new anti-money laundering legislation, and also that naming trade partners like China and UAE on the list could sour relations and affect trade.
- Apr 27, 2018 07:56 PM IST
In a circular issued today, Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) said: "The new system for monitoring foreign investment limits in listed Indian companies shall be made operational on May 18, 2018".
- Apr 05, 2018 06:03 PM IST
The new system would become effective May 1 this year, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) said in a circular.
- Oct 29, 2017 01:15 PM IST
Interestingly, most of the funds have been infused in the debt markets
- Sep 22, 2017 07:52 PM IST
Masala bonds or rupee-denominated bonds issued overseas would now be part of only external commercial borrowings and not be part of the overall limit of corporate bonds to allow about Rs 44,000 crore more funds under corporate debt.
- Jul 21, 2017 08:15 AM IST
"Foreign investments in Indian realty rocketed from USD 3.2 billion during 2011-13 to USD 7.6 billion during 2014-16 recording a staggering surge of 137 per cent," the consultant said.
- Apr 07, 2017 08:56 PM IST
Ajay Tyagi, chairman of the Securities and Exchanges Board of India, today met with the officials of national exchanges, depositaries and Clearing Corporation for the first time since taking over office.
- Mar 31, 2017 09:46 PM IST
In a written reply, Minister of State in the Defence Ministry Subhash Bhamre said the FDI policy was last reviewed on June 24, 2016 and as per the revised policy, foreign investment up to 49 percent is permitted under the automatic route.
- Mar 10, 2017 10:50 AM IST
China's monetary policy is prudent and neutral and the central bank has many tools at its disposal, Zhou Xiaochuan, governor of the People's Bank of China (PBOC) said at a news conference on the sidelines of the annual parliament session in Beijing.
- Feb 27, 2017 10:45 AM IST
Chinese authorities have taken a raft of steps in recent months to curb capital flight from the country to support the weakening yuan currency, while trying to attract more foreign investment.
- Feb 15, 2017 09:50 AM IST
The 243rd meeting of the Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB), to be chaired by Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das, will have 24 items on the agenda, a finance ministry statement said.
- Feb 05, 2017 11:58 AM IST
In another two months, the government hopes to put in place a new mechanism to replace the existing Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB), which will further improve ease of doing business, Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das has said.
- Feb 01, 2017 12:00 PM IST
In his Budget Speech, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the government's substantive measures with regard to Foreign Direct Investment had seen more than 90% of FDI proposals come through the automatic route.
- Jan 16, 2017 08:29 AM IST
In previously unreported letters from Philip Morris to the trade minister and an influential government think-tank, the U.S.-based company said the "discriminatory" and "protectionist" proposals would represent a blow to its plans to launch new products and make further investments in India.