Fdi In Defence

  • The Last Word: Can the govt's attempt to attract FDI succeed or is it a forlorn hope? July 17, 2013

    In big ticket reforms push, the government on Tuesday decided to hike foreign direct investment (FDI) in 13 sectors, including 100 per cent in telecom and higher caps in insurance and defence sectors, to boost the sagging economy. Karan Thapar asks a panel of experts whether the government's attempt to...
  • Government hikes FDI in 13 sectors July 17, 2013

    The government on Tuesday decided to hike foreign direct investment (FDI) in 13 sectors, including 100 per cent in telecom and higher caps in insurance and defence sectors, to boost the sagging economy. ...
  • Govt hikes FDI in 13 sectors, blames Opposition for late decision July 17, 2013

    New Delhi: The government on Tuesday decided to hike Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in 13 sectors, including 100 per cent in telecom and higher caps in insurance and defence sectors, to boost the sagging economy. The government's effort to woo investors seems to have come too late as the rupee...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai July 16, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Government hikes FDI in 13 sectors, clears 100 per cent FDI in telecom July 16, 2013

    New Delhi: In bigticket reforms push, the government on Tuesday decided to hike foreign direct investment (FDI) in 13 sectors, including 100 per cent in telecom and higher caps in insurance and defence sectors, to boost the sagging economy. However, the highlevel meeting chaired by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh did not...
  • Highlights of key changes in FDI in various sectors July 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Following decisions on FDI limits were taken at a meeting chaired by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. FDI cap in telecom raised to 100 pc from 74 pc; up to 49 pc through automatic route and beyond via FIPB No change in 49 pc FDI limit in civil aviation...
  • News 360: Govt clears 100 per cent FDI in telecom, say sources July 17, 2013

    In bigticket reforms push, the government on Tuesday decided to hike foreign direct investment (FDI) in 13 sectors....
  • AK Antony rejects proposal to hike FDI in defence to 49 pc July 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Rejecting Commerce Ministry's proposal to increase FDI cap in defence to 49 per cent, Defence Minsiter AK Antony said it will be a 'retrograde' step and 'stymie' the growth of the domestic industry while increasing dependence on foreign manufacturers. Antony in a letter to Commerce Minister Anand Sharma, said...
  • Govt's role must be of facilitator in land acquisition: Modi April 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Talking about economic reforms, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Monday came out strongly in support of privatisation while addressing the first Think India Dialogue of Network18. Modi, however, opposed FDI in retail and defence, but backs foreign investment in other sectors and said government's role must be...
  • 'India may be among top three aviation markets by 2020' February 8, 2013

    New Delhi: India is likely to become one of the top three aviation markets in the world by 2020 provided the strong passenger growth clocked in recent times continues, a FicciPwC report said on Thursday. "Indian civil aviation sector has continued to experience high passenger growth, and if the trend continues...
  • Allow foreign investment in defence: IAF ViceChief November 19, 2009

    New Delhi: Procurement for Indias defence forces is hampered by politics and the country must be bold enough to allow foreign direct investment (FDI) in the sector, said Indian Air Force ViceChief Air Marshal P K Barbora on Thursday. "We have to take stepswe need to be bold enough to invite...