Archive For The “Investment” Category

How RBI’s Latest Stance On Overseas Investment Can Be Disaster For Startups

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How RBI’s Latest Stance On Overseas Investment Can Be Disaster For Startups

According to a Reserve Bank of India (RBI) frequently asked question on overseas direct investment (ODI) updated on September 19, Indian companies cannot acquire or invest in a foreign entity which already has a direct or indirect investment in the Indian market. “In such cases, Indian companies can approach the Reserve Bank for prior approval…

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Argentina actively woos India for investment in lithium assets

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Argentina actively woos India for investment in lithium assets

Offers duty-free import of capital goods, accelerated depreciation So keen is Argentina’s Ambassador Daniel Chuburu on India investing in his country’s lithium resources, that he spent the entire day at a conference on e-mobility, organised here by the Confederation of Indian Industry. Later, asked about his tarry, Chuburu told BusinessLine that he had attended many similar e-mobility…

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PE/VC investments climb to an all-time high of $36.7 bn in January-August

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PE/VC investments climb to an all-time high of $36.7 bn in January-August

MUMBAI : Private equity (PE) and venture capital (VC) investments into India touched an all-time high of $36.7 billion in the first eight months of 2019, surpassing the previous record of $36.5 billion in 2018, according to a report by the Indian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association and consulting firm EY. Graphic by Paras Jain/Mint “Private equity…

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Market crash: Best investment opportunities come at the point of maximum pessimism

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Market crash: Best investment opportunities come at the point of maximum pessimism

These are indeed very tough times for Indian stock market investors. Especially for those that invested in mid- and small-cap stocks. It is very easy to lose perspective in such an environment. Investors tend to lose sight of medium- and long-term possibilities when there is too much negativity all around. Investors must not forget that…

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Modi govt’s mega investment push: How Rs 100 lakh crore would be invested in next 5 years

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Modi govt’s mega investment push: How Rs 100 lakh crore would be invested in next 5 years

While the median forecast showed the rupee will not retest Tuesday’s low, the 12-month view was the most pessimistic in Reuters polls since December. (Representational image) With an aim to invest Rs 100 lakh crore over the next five years in the infrastructure sector, the Finance Ministry has constituted a task force to draw up…

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Braun, Yelich Team Up For Investment In Major Downtown Milwaukee Development Project

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Braun, Yelich Team Up For Investment In Major Downtown Milwaukee Development Project

Milwaukee Brewers outfielders Ryan Braun (second from right) and Christian Yelich (far right) are teaming up to invest in one of the largest redevelopment projects in Downtown Milwaukee. SCOTT PAULUS One of the most high-profile development projects in the city of Milwaukee has attracted two of the city’s highest-profile citizens as investors. Milwaukee Brewers outfielders…

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ITR forms with pre-filled investment data soon

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ITR forms with pre-filled investment data soon

NEW DELHI: Imagine not having to fill up any details of dividend from mutual funds or gain or loss on equities, and interest income in your income tax return! One may soon get all those details filled in advance in one’s I-T return form; just check the details, pay tax if due, and file it. Keen…

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From an investment of Rs 70,000 to Rs 32 lakh revenue in 2 years: how this former lawyer found success in fashion, art, and craft

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From an investment of Rs 70,000 to Rs 32 lakh revenue in 2 years: how this former lawyer found success in fashion, art, and craft

How an investment lawyer made her foray into the world of fashion is a story a lot of entrepreneurs can learn from. Sometimes, what you believe you are cut out for may not make the cut at all. And this is what happened to Madhuri Aggarwal, the founder of Weaves of Tradition, an online portal that sells sarees,…

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Investment planning: How to make your portfolio work in troubled times

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Investment planning: How to make your portfolio work in troubled times

How to ensure your portfolios works for you in these troubled times As an investor, you may have noticed that the gains accrued in 2017 was wiped out in 2018 ( if the holdings were pre-dominantly in small and midcap mutual funds and shares). And in 2019, till date, the BSE Sensex has delivered an absolute return…

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Google Makes $600-Million Investment to Expand Oklahoma Data Centre

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Google Makes $600-Million Investment to Expand Oklahoma Data Centre

As part of its plan to invest $13 billion (roughly Rs. 91,000 crores) in building new data centres and offices in over a dozen states in the US this year, Google has announced a fresh investment of $600 million (roughly Rs. 4,200 crores) to expand its data centre in Pryor, a city in Oklahoma. The…

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Jet Airways slips to record lows after Hinduja, Etihad halt investment plans

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Jet Airways slips to record lows after Hinduja, Etihad halt investment plans

New Delhi: Shares of debt-laden Jet Airways slipped to a record low on Tuesday after Mint reported that Hinduja Group and Etihad Airways PJSC may not proceed with plans to resurrect Jet Airways, dealing a severe blow to efforts aimed at rescuing the airline that has suspended flights for nearly two months. Jet shares slumped as much as…

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Delhi Government Allocates Over Rs. 15,000 Crore To Education, 2 New Universities Proposed

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Delhi Government Allocates Over Rs. 15,000 Crore To Education, 2 New Universities Proposed

New Delhi:  Two new universities, an MBA course in family business and funds for developing students’ business plans are among the initiatives announced by the Delhi government on Tuesday in its 2019-20 budget for the education sector. The budget was presented by Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia in the Delhi Assembly and the government has…

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India, Pak Hope To Reap Investment From Saudi Crown Prince’s Visit

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India, Pak Hope To Reap Investment From Saudi Crown Prince’s Visit

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is expected to announce investments in energy and infrastructure during a visit to India and Pakistan in coming days. The prince, known as MBS, is also expected to visit China, Malaysia and Indonesia during a tour that will be his first through the region since the storm over…

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