‘FDI in E-com facilitates mass-scale dumping of products to India’

Dumping happens when prices are artificially lowered by accessing funds from overseas sources, says Confederation of All India Traders By Sai Nikesh D In a step-ahead move to address the concerns of Indian retailers -online and offline, the Ministry of Commerce, Government of India, on July 11, 2015, convened a meeting that was chaired by … More ‘FDI in E-com facilitates mass-scale dumping of products to India’

Government for FDI in education sector

Through the upcoming Union budget, the Indian government is expected to bring a larger scope for private and foreign investments in education sector. The recent move is aimed at achieving developed education infrastructure across India. By Sai Nikesh D The Government of India, in its upcoming budget, seems to be keen on increasing the GDP … More Government for FDI in education sector

Centre to focus on improving sports infrastructure

The Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Sarbananda Sonowal called upon the corporate houses to adopt and develop Indian sports infrastructure under CSR policy under ‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’. Speaking at the Eastern India Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Summit at Kolkata, the Minister said, “If the Corporate Houses spend a portion of their CSR funds … More Centre to focus on improving sports infrastructure

India-US trade: Issues on IPP and Solar Cells vital

While the United States BIT, 2012, recognizes the need for enforcement of rights on its partner country with respect to making investments, the new BIT of India drops the Most Favored Nation status against ‘effective means of asserting claims and enforcing rights’. India’s new model contains obligations on the investors’ side over the issue of … More India-US trade: Issues on IPP and Solar Cells vital

India becomes most promising investment destination for Japanese companies

Japanese companies have made an investment of $15.36 billion in India between April 2000 and December 2013, accounting for 7% of total FDI inflow into India during the period By Sai Nikesh D India is the top destination for future investments, followed by Indonesia and China, for the Japanese manufacturing sector, according to a recently … More India becomes most promising investment destination for Japanese companies