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Government May Eliminate FDI Security Gaps Through Scrutiny Measures

Government May Eliminate FDI Security Gaps Through Scrutiny Measures

A proposal has been put forward by the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) for an online filing of advance overseas investment returns on the Foreign Investment Facilitation Portal (FIFP), which will be accessible by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), the Ministry of Home Affairs, and other concerned security agencies. This proposal came after a concern over rising foreign direct investment (FDI) equity inflows into strategic sectors like telecom as well as information technology (IT) and…

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Equity Inflow Patterns For FDI In India

Equity Inflow Patterns For FDI In India

What is Foreign Direct Investment? Foreign direct investment is an investment by an entity placed outside the country where the investment is being made. This type of transaction is characterized by a controlling ownership in the business of the domestic country. It is different from a foreign portfolio investment by the notion of direct control. Foreign direct investment (FDI) in India is a significant contributor in economic development. As per a survey conducted by the Investment Promotion Agencies (IPA’s) by…

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Saudi Aramco Brings Highest FDI In India By Taking 20% In Reliance’s Refinery

Saudi Aramco Brings Highest FDI In India By Taking 20% In Reliance’s Refinery

Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani recently announced a deal with the oil giant Saudi Aramco. He termed this deal as one of the largest foreign direct investments in the country till date. Saudi Aramco, which is officially the Saudi Arabian Oil Company, is a Saudi Arabian national petroleum and natural gas company based in Dhahran. By revenue, it is one of the largest companies in the world and is also said to be the most profitable company in the world….

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Government May Allow 100% FDI In Contract Manufacturing: Reports

Government May Allow 100% FDI In Contract Manufacturing: Reports

The government of India is contemplating to permit a 100 per cent foreign direct investment in contract manufacturing in order to give a boost to manufacturing in the country and to attract more foreign investments, sources said. As per existing foreign direct investment norms and policies, 100 per cent FDI is permitted under the automatic route in the manufacturing sector. Apart from this, a manufacturer, without any prior approval from the government is also allowed to sell products that are…

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India Received Highest-Ever FDI Worth 64.37 Billion Dollars In Fiscal Year 2019

India Received Highest-Ever FDI Worth 64.37 Billion Dollars In Fiscal Year 2019

According to the annual report released by the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), India received foreign direct investments worth USD 286 billion in the past five years. A government report said that the country received its highest-ever overseas investment equity inflows, which amounted to a total of USD 64.37 billion during the fiscal year ended in March 2019. LatestChandrayaan-2PhotosLifestyleNewslettersImmersivesStocksLifestyle & Banking Swasth India India Received Highest-Ever FDI Worth $ 64.37 Billion in FY19Domestic Demand, Output Boost…

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