FDI circulars articles

Key Changes In Consolidated FDI Policy

The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) (formerly known as “Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP)”) is the nodal Department for formulation of the policy of the Government on Foreign Direct Investment (FDI). It is also responsible for maintenance and management of data on inward FDI into In...

Read More
Posted Under: Fema / RBI |

A Knight in Shining Armor against Opportunist Takeover OR Capitulation for Growth

The Government of India revised the Foreign Investment Policy foreseeing the threat of opportunistic takeovers due to the COVID-19. Knight Shield against Opportunist Takeover, 'a non-resident entity can invest in India, subject to the FDI Policy except in those sectors/activities which are prohibited....

Read More
Posted Under: Fema / RBI |

Decoding FDI and FPI from Neighbouring Countries of India

On April 17, 2020, Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade came up with an amendment in Foreign Direct Investment Policy, 2017 vide Press Release No. 3 (2020 Series) in order to shield the corporates from hostile acquisitions which may arise due to downward trend in the share prices of the Company. The experts […]...

Read More
Posted Under: Fema / RBI |

Right move to protect interest of Indian firms through FDI restrictions

Right move to protect interest of Indian firms and their stakeholders through FDI restrictions by GoI The constantly increasing Covid-19 pandemic has cast a shadow on the Indian and as well as global economy, which was already reeling under pressure by the US-China trade war. This shock comes at a particularly unfortunate time for India, ...

Read More
Posted Under: Fema / RBI |

Foreign Investment from China to fall under Government Route?

The Indian Government has always taken steps towards promoting foreign investor interests’ in the Indian businesses. Past initiatives such as Make in India, Start-Up India programs are live examples of attracting foreign investors to the Indian business market....

Read More
Posted Under: Fema / RBI |

FDI Rules amended to curb opportunistic takeovers of Indian Companies

Government of India changes FDI Rules to curb opportunistic takeovers of Indian Companies. Change in Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) policy for curbing opportunistic takeovers/acquisitions of Indian companies due to the current COVID-19 pandemic During the ongoing global pandemic of COVID—19, stock markets across the world had crashed. ...

Read More
Posted Under: Fema / RBI |

Convertible Notes in India: Raising fund from Foreign Investors

Govt. of India issued Consolidated FDI Policy in 2017. The thrust of the policy is to make India an attractive investment destination for foreign investors. A key feature of these policy announcements has been to boost fundraising options for home-grown startups by permitting startups to raise funds through issuance of Convertible Notes w...

Read More
Posted Under: Fema / RBI |

FDI Policy Amendment as on 23.01.2018

Para 5.2 (h) of FDI Policy is replaced with the following: Wherever the foreign investor wishes to specify a particular auditor/audit firm having international network for the Indian investee company, then audit of such investee companies should be carried out as joint audit wherein one of the auditors should not be part of the same netwo...

Read More
Posted Under: Fema / RBI |

Consolidated FDI Policy of 2015 – Key changes & Comparative

The Ministry of Commerce & Industry released the consolidated Foreign Direct Investment policy of 2015 effective from May 12, 2015. We list below the key changes. Further, a detailed comparative of changes incorporated in FDI Policy 2015 juxtaposed with the consolidated FDI policy of 2014 is specified in Annexure A. ...

Read More
Posted Under: Fema / RBI |

Consolidated FDI Policy – Certain Significant Highlights (Circular No. 1 of 2011)

The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) in the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India has vide Circular no. 1 of 2011 dated 31 March 2011 issued a consolidated Foreign Direct Investment (‘FDI’) Policy. This policy becomes effective from 1 April 2011 and shall subsume all the press notes, press releases, ...

Read More
Posted Under: Fema / RBI |

Browse All Categories

CA, CS, CMA (5,492)
Company Law (7,397)
Custom Duty (8,507)
DGFT (4,543)
Excise Duty (4,492)
Fema / RBI (4,705)
Finance (4,986)
Income Tax (37,368)
SEBI (3,995)
Service Tax (3,720)

Search Posts by Date

June 2021
M T W T F S S
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930