The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Sunday asked Himachal Pradesh to ensure time-bound approvals for investment proposals, reform industrial policy and also strengthen the road network.
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu Saturday called for greater investment in the sector which will help it grow and in turn increase the gross domestic product (GDP) by 2-3 percent.
Major Indian equities indices ended flat in the weekly trade which closed Jan 30, as sentiments were bearish on sector specific movements based on related earnings.
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu Friday said there was a need to benchmark best domestic and international engineering practices, so as to adopt them to suite country's requirements.
Reviewing progress of the PaHaL scheme for paying consumers subsidy on cooking gas (LPG) directly into their bank accounts, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday congratulated officials on coverage attained in the world's largest cash transfer programme.
India's leather sector is expected to touch $27 billion in five years, officials said here Saturday.
India's foreign exchange reserves declined by $97.9 million to $322.03 billion for the week ended Jan 23, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) data showed.
The 10 percent stake sale in state-owned coal behemoth Coal India Ltd (CIL) fetched the government Rs.22,745 crore as a total issue of 63.16 crore shares went for the auction Friday.
Tech Mahindra, a leading software services firm, has registered a growth of 11.9 percent in its net profit during the quarter ended Dec 31, 2014.