Foreign direct investment

FDI jumps 19 per cent to USD 59.64 billion 2020-21: Government data 

In terms of top investor countries, Singapore is at the top with 29 per cent share. It was followed by the US (23 per cent) and Mauritius (9 per cent) during the last fiscal.

published on : 24th May 2021

Finance Minister moves bill to allow 74 per cent FDI in insurance sector

The average FDI investment in the 23 private life insurer is only 35.5 per cent, 30 per cent for 21 non-life private insurers and 31.7 per cent for the 7-specialised health insurance as of March 2019.

published on : 16th March 2021

Strong equity inflows push FDI up by 22 per cent, says Centre

The inflows increased by a substantial 37 per cent in the third quarter (October-December) of 2020-21 to $26.16 billion. In December alone, FDI surged 24 per cent to $9.22 billion, the data showed.

published on : 5th March 2021

Budget 2021: FDI in insurance won’t limit Indian management control

The finance minister said that a majority of the directors in the board of these insurance companies will have to be resident Indians.

published on : 2nd February 2021

Hike in FDI cap in insurance to attract more capital, increase penetration, say insurers

Moody's Investors Service senior analyst (financial institutions) Mohammed Ali Londe said the proposal to increase the FDI limit for insurers to 74 per cent is credit positive for insurers.

published on : 1st February 2021

FDI in November 2020 increases to USD 8.51 billon

Total FDI, including re-invested earnings and other capital, during the month under review grew by 81 per cent to USD 10.15 billion.

published on : 28th January 2021

FDI inflows jump 22 per cent to $ 58.37 billion in April-November, highest ever for 8 months

According to the data released by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, total FDI equity inflows in April-November 2020 was $43.85 billion, up by robust 37 per cent on a year on year basis.

published on : 28th January 2021

FDI into India up 37 per cent to USD 43.85 billion during April-November 2020

FDI into India increased by 37 per cent to USD 43.85 billion during April-November 2020, according to data by the commerce and industry ministry.

published on : 27th January 2021

FDI in India grows 13 per cent in 2020, bucking global decline of 42 per cent

The decline in FDI inflows was concentrated in developed countries, where fund flows fell by 69 per cent to an estimated $229 billion. 

published on : 26th January 2021

India's $500-billion FDI milestone: Are there devils in the detail?

96.47% FDI inflows in the last five years have gone to just six cities namely Mumbai, New Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Ahmedabad, and Hyderabad.

published on : 27th December 2020

ICICI Bank ups focus on MNCs, unveils new portal

ICICI Bank is looking at services beyond credit needs of overseas corporates with an eye on the fee income possibilities amid rising foreign direct investments (FDI) into the country.

published on : 23rd December 2020

Government has received 120-130 FDI proposals from China since April: Sources

India received FDI from China worth USD 2.43 billion (Rs 15,526 crore) between April 2000 and September 2020.

published on : 22nd December 2020

Tremendous scope for Australian investments in India: Goyal

Australia has been an attractive destination for several Indian companies particularly firms in the areas such as banking, IT, and petroleum, Goyal said.

published on : 18th December 2020

OPINION | Tec(h)tonic? Once-in-a-lifetime deep digitization brewing something special for India

There are a host of reasons, from better infrastructure to lower taxes that have fuelled a surge in FDI. But underneath all that, something more fundamental is stirring.

published on : 8th December 2020
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