Cases pertaining to ‘Pandora Papers’ to be investigated (Ministry of Finance Press Release dated 04th Aug 2021)

On 3rd October, 2021, the International Consortium of International Journalists (ICIJ) has come out with what is claimed to be a 2.94 terabyte data trove that exposes the offshore secrets of wealthy elites from more than 200 countries and territories. The investigation is based on a leak of confidential records of 14 offshore service providersContinue reading “Cases pertaining to ‘Pandora Papers’ to be investigated (Ministry of Finance Press Release dated 04th Aug 2021)”

FDI equity inflow grows by 168% in the first three months of F.Y. 2021-22 (US$ 17.57 billion) compared to the same corresponding period last year (US$ 6.56 billion)

Ministry of Commerce & Industry Press Release dated 28 Aug 2021 FDI equity inflow grows by 168% in the first three months of F.Y. 2021-22 (US$ 17.57 billion) compared to the same corresponding period last year (US$ 6.56 billion) Total FDI inflow of US$ 22.53 billion during first three months of 2021-22, i.e. April, 2021Continue reading “FDI equity inflow grows by 168% in the first three months of F.Y. 2021-22 (US$ 17.57 billion) compared to the same corresponding period last year (US$ 6.56 billion)”

Notification as ‘Financial Institution’ under Section 2(1)(m)(iv) of Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and Enforcement of Security Interest Act, 2002 (SARFAESI Act)

RBI/2021-22/91DOR.FIN.REC.No.41/03.10.136/2021-22 August 25, 2021 All Housing Finance Companies (HFCs) Dear Sir/ Madam, Notification as ‘Financial Institution’ under Section 2(1)(m)(iv) of Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and Enforcement of Security Interest Act, 2002 (SARFAESI Act) Please refer to Para 105 of Master Direction – Non-Banking Financial Company – Housing Finance Company (Reserve Bank) Directions, 2021 wherein certainContinue reading “Notification as ‘Financial Institution’ under Section 2(1)(m)(iv) of Securitisation and Reconstruction of Financial Assets and Enforcement of Security Interest Act, 2002 (SARFAESI Act)”

India registered its highest ever annual FDI Inflow of US $81.72 billion during the last financial year 2020-21, India has received FDI inflow worth US$ 440.01 billion which is 58 percent of the FDI reported in the last 21 years

Make in India is an initiative which was launched on 25thSeptember, 2014 to facilitate investment, foster innovation, build best in class infrastructure, and make India a hub for manufacturing, design, and innovation. Development of a robust manufacturing sector continues to be a key priority of the Indian Government. It was one of the first ‘VocalContinue reading “India registered its highest ever annual FDI Inflow of US $81.72 billion during the last financial year 2020-21, India has received FDI inflow worth US$ 440.01 billion which is 58 percent of the FDI reported in the last 21 years”

Finance Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman addresses US India Business Council (USIBC) Roundtable on ‘Maximizing India’s Sustainable and Inclusive Growth as a Global Destination for U.S. Investment’

Union Minister for Finance & Corporate Affairs, Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman today participated in the Roundtable organized by US India Business Council (USBIC) on “Maximizing India’s Sustainable and Inclusive Growth as Global Destination for U.S. Investment’ through video conferencing which witnessed participation of prominent foreign investors like General Electric, Baxter Healthcare USA, Brambles, Marsh & McLennan Companies, PepsiCoContinue reading “Finance Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman addresses US India Business Council (USIBC) Roundtable on ‘Maximizing India’s Sustainable and Inclusive Growth as a Global Destination for U.S. Investment’”