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Retro tax hurts biz, says panel


New Delhi: To make it easier to do business in India, a committee led by former Sebi chairman M. Damodaran has recommended disincentivising use of civil courts in contractual disputes, weeding out un

Business confidence at 4-year low


New Delhi: India Inc’s business confidence has plunged to the lowest level in 17 quarters — reminiscent of the 2008-09 financial meltdown — as cost and availability of credit constrain growth in a we

Indian economy will bounce back soon: Pranab Mukherjee

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Kolkata: Exuding confidence that the Indian economy will bounce back soon, President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said there was no reason for gloom to prevail as steps were being taken to boost inve

Exodus from ArcelorMittal India: 20 top executives, including CEO Sanak Mishra, quit


New Delhi: ArcelorMittal is facing an exodus of senior management at its India office, with about 20 top executives, including its CEO for Greenfield Projects Sanak Mishra, quitting in frustrations

Cadbury India to invest Rs 1,000 crore on new plant in Andhra Pradesh

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New Delhi: Cadbury India, a part of Mondelez International, on Wednesday said it plans to invest more than Rs 1,000 crore in setting up a plant in Andhra Pradesh which will the company's largest manu

UK exploring possibilities for investment in Tripura: Bevan

The British government is exploring the possibilities of investment and cooperation in the fields of energy, manufacturing, tourism and education in Tripura, British high commissioner to India Sir James Bevan has said.

Resistance, violence led to aborting $12 billion Odisha project: ArcelorMittal

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New Delhi: ArcelorMittal, under attack from authorities for scrapping USD 12 billion Odisha steel project, on Tuesday contested charges of being 'non-starter' and lacking greenfield experience, sayin

Bad to get worst for India


New Delhi: Economic and policy uncertainties could cost India annual investments of up to $3 billion from private equity funds and venture capitalists, according to investors’ grouping IVCA.

PC sells India growth story


Washington: Finance minister P.  Chidambaram on Thursday invited American companies to establish manufacturing plants in India, as he defended Indian economic policies as growth oriented and WTO comp

Grounded Kingfisher's shareholder base zooms to record high

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New Delhi: In a logic-defying trend, the number of shareholders at Kingfisher Airlines has zoomed to a record high level of about 2.4 lakh investors even as the carrier has remained grounded for over

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