Addl Rs 6,399 bn investment needed to double farmers’ income: Govt report

Addl Rs 6,399 bn investment needed to double farmers’ income: Govt report

  An additional investment of Rs 6,399 billion is required from both public and private sectors to enable doubling of farmers’ real income by 2022–23, a government committee said in its latest report. At present, public investment is below national...
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What L&T’s Q1 result tells us about state of investment demand in Indian economy

What L&T’s Q1 result tells us about state of investment demand in Indian economy

As India’s largest infrastructure and engineering conglomerate, Larsen & Toubro Ltd is proxy for the state of investment demand. The company’s June quarter’s media release on its performance has many takeaways. Fresh order intake fell 11% to Rs26,400...
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China isn’t discouraging overseas investment, only regulating it, Beijing-backed think tanker says

China isn’t discouraging overseas investment, only regulating it, Beijing-backed think tanker says

Several high profile Chinese firms may be on the receiving end of government scrutiny over their overseas acquisitions, but the authorities are not cracking down on foreign investments, a Beijing-backed think tanker said. “The Chinese government is not...
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Trump takes credit for Foxconn’s ‘incredible investment’

Trump takes credit for Foxconn’s ‘incredible investment’

Taiwanese manufacturing giant Foxconn announced plans to invest $10bn (£7.6bn) in a new factory in the US. The plant, to be located in Wisconsin, is expected to make LCD panels and employ 3,000 people initially. President Donald Trump, claimed credit...
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Sen. Gary Peters brings broker background to work every day on Capitol Hill

Sen. Gary Peters brings broker background to work every day on Capitol Hill

Sen. Gary Peters, D-Mich., has always had some concerns about the Labor Department’s fiduciary rule, but that doesn’t mean he wants to see the Trump administration rip it up and start over. Mr. Peters’ position represents the challenge financ...
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Foreign investment in realty jumps to $ 7.6 bn in 2014-16

Foreign investment in realty jumps to $ 7.6 bn in 2014-16

New Delhi: Foreign investment in Indian real estate sector jumped more than two-fold at USD 7.6 billion during 2014-16 period compared with the previous three years, according to Knight Frank. “Foreign investments in Indian realty rocketed from USD 3.2 ...
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