Huge investment opportunities exists in India in several sectors: Goyal

Huge investment opportunities exists in India in several sectors: Goyal

Wednesday, 17 July 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Huge investment opportunities exist in India in sectors like housing, smart cities, railway stations, gas and telecom grids for UK companies, Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal has said. He was addressing India Day Conclave in London on Tuesday, a release said. "India is looking at huge investments in the areas of...

Lenders plan to call bids for Jet Airways' asset sale by Sat

Wednesday, 17 July 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

The lenders to the bankrupt Jet Airways, who met here Tuesday for the first time since the carrier was sent to the NCLT, are understood to have decided to call for expressions of interest to sell the meager assets of the airline by Saturday. The airline's meager assets include 14 aircraft...

Local sourcing norms for FDI in single brand retail to be eased in few weeks: Goyal

Wednesday, 17 July 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

India will be easing mandatory local sourcing norms for FDI in single brand retail trading in the next few weeks, Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal said. "India has opened up opportunities for single brand retail and is easing some detrimental clauses of the policy in next few weeks which will...

Brazil seeks WTO to set up dispute panel in case against India on sugar subsidy

Wednesday, 17 July 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Brazil has sought establishment of a dispute panel under the aegis of the World Trade Organization (WTO) in a case against India's sugar subsidies to farmers. In February, Brazil and several other countries including Australia and Guatemala have dragged India into the WTO's dispute settlement mechanism alleging that New Delhi's sugar...

Need to tap foreign capital to accelerate growth to 8%: CEA

Wednesday, 17 July 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Chief Economic Advisor K V Subramanian Tuesday said there is a need to tap foreign capital to accelerate growth from the current level of 7 per cent to 8 per cent. "Apart from sovereign bond issue, we also need to be tapping into foreign capital to trigger the virtuous cycle. Once...

Trade representatives of ENDS echo High Court concerns

Wednesday, 17 July 2019 | PNS | new delhi

The voluntary association of Trade Representatives of ENDS in India (TRENDS) on Tuesday submitted a representation to the Chief Secretary, Delhi Government with copies to Chief Minister, Arvind Kejriwal and Health Minister, Satyendra Kumar Jain echoing the observations of the Court  regarding the sale and distribution of E-Cigarettes in Delhi. In...

Baseus, Chinese digital accessory brand enters Indian market

Wednesday, 17 July 2019 | PNS | new delhi

Baseus on Tuesday announced its entry into the India market with its entire range of accessories. The company has entered into an exclusive strategic partnership with Teleecare Network India Pvt. Ltd. (An Optiemus Group Company) as its distribution and marketing partner in India. The wide range of innovative accessories launched include...

Retail sales of passenger vehicles declined in June

Wednesday, 17 July 2019 | PTI | new delhi

Automobile dealers’ body FADA on Tuesday said retail sales of passenger vehicles (PV) in June declined by 4.6 per cent to 2,24,755 units as compared to the same period last year, hit by liquidity issues and delayed monsoon. According to Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations (FADA), PV sales stood at...

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