Why Slowing FDI Is A Concern & An Opportunity

  The Union Budget on 10th July is expected to set the ball rolling for discussions on what the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)- led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) Government will do to spur investment and growth in a weak economy.   Economic growth slowed down from almost 7.5% in 2004-05 to 4.7% in 2013-14 during … Continued

UPA’s FDI Claims Don’t Seem To Add Up: Fact Check

  India has received billions of dollars in foreign investment after it began liberalising its markets in the 1990s.   While the inflows have been steady and visible, they’ve never kept pace with many other developing countries, such as China. Moreover, they’ve been steadily declining in the last four years.   Now, there is a … Continued

India Received FDI of Over $306 bn Since 2000: Govt

Foreign Direct Investment into India grew by 17% to $ 28 billion in spite of unexpected capital outflows in the middle of the year, said UNCTAD, in their latest report titled “Global FDI reaches pre-crisis levels in 2013, outlook optimistic for 2014-2015.” India is ranked 16th among the top 20 global economies in the world. … Continued