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FDI Equity Inflows Expected To Boost

FDI Equity Inflows Expected To Boost

India witnessed a dip in foreign direct investment equity inflows. Due to the 1 per cent decrease, the total FDI now stands at $44.4 billion. This dip seems to be a direct result of political uncertainty in the country, according to experts. However, now with the NDA forming the government with full majority, foreign direct investment is expected to boost. In 2014, when Narendra Modi be case the Prime Minister of India, one of his top priorities was to attract…

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Singapore Replaces Mauritius As India’s Top Source Of FDI

Singapore Replaces Mauritius As India’s Top Source Of FDI

Singapore overtook Mauritius and became India’s largest source of foreign direct investment as its equity inflows crossed 41 per cent during the end of 2018 to nearly $13 billion. In 2018-19, investments seen from Singapore were estimated at $16.2 billion, compared to $8.1 billion from Mauritius, a significantly lower amount. However, for the first time in 6 years, the country saw a drop in foreign funds in major sectors like telecommunication, pharmaceuticals, and power. According to data released by the…

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Delhi Replaces Maharashtra As India’s Top FDI Destination

Delhi Replaces Maharashtra As India’s Top FDI Destination

Delhi and the NCR region, which covers parts of Uttar Pradesh and Haryana finally overtakes Maharashtra in the race to being the country’s top foreign direct investment destination. While Delhi, Kolkata and Hyderabad are emerging to be the top destinations for FDI equity inflows, Mumbai and Ahmadabad are losing their sheen as the top FDI destinations. According to the data released by the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), New Delhi received FDI equity inflows of $8.3…

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The Re-Elected Government Plans To Increase Foreign Investment In India

The Re-Elected Government Plans To Increase Foreign Investment In India

Recently re-elected for the next term, the Modi government plans to increase foreign direct investment inflows into the country. For this, the Ministry of Industry has started preparing proposals that will result in an increased inflow facilitating economic development. The Ministry plans to offer tax concession to potential foreign investors (includes firms, companies and individuals). These concessions can be given in the tax form. After economic liberalization began in 1991, the government of India regularly eased foreign direct investment policies….

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How To Get Investment From Foreign Countries

How To Get Investment From Foreign Countries

After the economic liberalization from 1991, India has emerged as an attractive investment destination. Today, it is one the largest democracies in the world and offers tremendous opportunities for growth and investment. Foreign investors are willing to invest in India because of the easy foreign direct investment policies and special benefits like tax exemption. The wages in India are also relatively cheaper and the country has an abundant flow of workforce and a robust financial sector. It is, therefore, safe…

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