Government to plan selling 51 per cent stake in Air India
Government is planning to sell a majority stake in Air India, the country’s national carrier, to a strategic partner in a bid to turn around the loss-making airline, people with knowledge of the matter said.

India growing fastest in e-commerce, says study
With $681 billion in online retail sales in 2016, China is the largest market for e-commerce globally, followed by the US, and the fastest growing one is India.

Vietnam-India economic cooperation grows strongly
New Delhi (VNA) – Vietnam and India witnessed remarkable strides in their relations in 2016, especially in economics, Vietnamese Ambassador to India Ton Sinh Thanh has said.

For MNCs, India still an R&D hub and it's growing
BENGALURU: US President Donald Trump may not like this. The number of R&D centres being established by MNCs in India continues to rise - a vast majority is from the US and their headcount growth is particularly strong.

Ho Chi Minh City promotes tourism potential in India
New Delhi (VNA) – Vietnam’s southern largest economic hub of Ho Chi Minh City introduced its tourism potential and products to Indian visitors at workshop in New Delhi on February 24.

Vietnam attends India-CLMV business forum
New Delhi (VNA) – Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Cao Quoc Hung has suggested India back four ASEAN members, namely Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam (CLMV), via its investment in manufacturing, services, infrastructure, inter-regional trade, technical training and capacity improvement.

India optimistic of being coal-free by 2050
India will not need to build another coal power plant after 2025 if renewables continue to fall in cost at their current rate, according to a report that suggests that carbon levels could be cut significantly beyond parameters agreed at the Paris climate talks.

India, VN tourism bodies link up
HCM City (VNA) - In addition to investment and trading, there is also huge potential for cooperation between Vietnam and India in tourism, a conference heard in HCM City on January 13.

Boeing announces setting up of Boeing Defence India
NEW DELHI: Global defence and aviation major Boeing on Wednesday announced setting up of Boeing Defence India (BDI), a local business entity, to support the company's future growth in the country, said a company statement.

US makes changes in export control laws to benefit India
WASHINGTON: Recognising India's status as a 'Major Defence Partner', the US has made necessary changes in its export control laws that would benefit India by facilitating smoother transfer of technologies and arms to it.