FDI In Multi Brand Retail

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  • AAP's decision to disallow FDI in retail abrupt: Anand Sharma 14-01-2014 06:00 PM

    New Delhi: Commerce minister Anand Sharma has criticized the Delhi government for withdrawing approval for FDI in retail. He said that the decision will have an adverse impact on creation of jobs and will hit the rural infrastructure. "50 per cent retail FDI inflows lead to creation of rural infrastructure...
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  • PM invites BJP leaders for dinner meeting today 22-11-2012 02:45 AM

    New Delhi: With the Lok Sabha Speaker's all-party meeting failing to break the logjam on FDI in retail issue, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has invited the top brass of main Opposition BJP for a dinner on Thursday to ensure smooth functioning of Parliament in the winter session. Singh had invited...
  • Govt will reach out to DMK on multi-brand retail: Sharma 21-11-2012 05:09 AM

    On Board PM's Special Plane: Facing the prospect of a no-confidence motion, government on Tuesday said it will reach out to its sulking ally DMK to convince it about benefits of FDI in multi-brand retail even as it accused those opposing the move of having an "agenda" or "lack of...
  • Farmer support FDI in multi-brand retail: Govt 23-12-2011 04:47 AM

    New Delhi: The government on Thursday said farmer groups have come out in support of FDI in multi-brand retail and have demanded its early implementation. The statement comes following the meeting of Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma with the representatives of Consortium of Indian Farmers' Associations (CIFA) as a...
  • Farmers support FDI in multi-brand retail: Govt 22-12-2011 09:57 PM

    New Delhi: The government on Thursday said farmer groups have come out in support of FDI in multi-brand retail and have demanded its early implementation. The statement comes following the meeting of Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma with the representatives of Consortium of Indian Farmers' Associations (CIFA) as a...
  • Allow FDI in retail to check price rise: experts 28-05-2011 10:59 AM

    New Delhi: In a bid to check rising prices, a ministerial panel on inflation has suggested that foreign investments be allowed in multi-brand retail at the earliest. Besides opening the retail sector for FDI, the panel which was constituted by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in February, also advocated reforms in...