India becomes net exporter of power
NEW DELHI: India became net exporter of electricity in the current financial year, reinforcing the turnaround story in the country's power sector but also underlining the demand slack in the changing narrative.

Foreign investors may take a refreshed stance on India investments after election results
MUMBAI: Many foreign investors that were sitting on the fences may soon take a relook at their India investment strategy following the recent election results where the ruling BJP government dominated the outcome, say industry trackers.

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.