Full Coverage - Retail FDI row
Sources said the finance ministry has given the go-ahead to the cabinet.
Wednesday , 28 September '11Inter-ministerial wrangles have caused the crucial decision on retail FDI to be postponed.
Sunday , 24 July '11Opposing the suggestion of Committee of Secretaries to allow 51 per cent FDI in multi-brand retail, the Confederation of All India Traders said the move will adversely affect “crores” of small shopkeepers.
Saturday , 23 July '11BJP said it would strongly oppose the government move to allow FDI in retail sector.
Monday , 22 November '10Currently, multi-brand retail is closed for foreign investors, 51 per cent FDI is permitted in single brand retail.
Thursday , 4 November '10The Different Traders Association of Surat will oppose the visit of US President Barack Obama to India on Friday over the issue of Foreign Direct Investment in Multi Brand Retail.
Monday , 25 October '10He, however, said Wal-Mart respects India's calibrated approach towards opening retail sector.
Tuesday , 9 June '09The government should ban foreign firms and big domestic corporates from retailing groceries, fruits and vegetables...
Tuesday , 30 September '08While the crisis over the renewal of licence of Metro Cash & Carry is over, the CPM is still sceptical about foreign direct investment in the retail sector.
Tuesday , 30 September '08While the crisis over the renewal of the licence of Metro Cash & Carry is over, the CPM is still skeptical about foreign direct investment in retail.
Thursday , 8 February '07Even as conflicting views on SEZ policy continue to simmer, the Congress has another balancing act to do--between its aam admi constituency and reformists...
Tuesday , 6 February '07Congress president Sonia Gandhi has requested Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to ensure that regulatory laws are not misinterpreted to allow FDI in retail.