Why Foreign Portfolio Investors May Soon Prefer India's GIFT IFSC Over Traditional Investment Routes

Legal & Regulatory

India's GIFT City has lucrative tax benefits, which has enhanced its appeal for foreign portfolio investors over traditional investment routes via Mauritius or Singapore. We explain more.

Legal & Regulatory

CCI Updates: New Merger Control Regulations, Focus on Digital Market and AI

India's antitrust regulatory body, CCI, is working on more implementing regulations to give teeth to the Competition (Amendment) Act, 2023. Further, the antitrust body is keen to address monopolistic tendencies in the digital economy, per latest remarks from the chairperson, Ravneet Kaur.

Industries

India as an Emerging Manufacturing Hub: Factors Driving Growth

Several factors have contributed to the steady progress seen in India's manufacturing sector in recent years, but key issues must be addressed for more rapid expansion and higher quality growth.

Tax & Accounting

Double Taxation Avoidance Agreements (DTAAs) and Your India Investment Strategy

India has double taxation avoidance agreements (DTAAs) in place with over 90 countries, with certain tax treaties offering lower withholding tax (WHT) rates on certain types of income. This article examines how DTAAs can impact foreign firms and their India investment strategy.

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Economy & Trade

Economy & Trade

Reviewing India and Chile's Expanding Economic Partnership

May 24

India Briefing notes the expanding economic partnership between India and Chile and prospects for a CEPA trade deal in the near future.

 

Tax & Accounting

Tax & Accounting

Double Taxation Avoidance Agreements (DTAAs) and Your India Investment Strategy

May 17

India has double taxation avoidance agreements (DTAAs) in place with over 90 countries, with certain tax treaties offering lower withholding tax (WHT) rates on certain types of income. This article examines how DTAAs can impact foreign firms and their India investment strategy.

 

Legal & Regulatory

Legal & Regulatory

Why Foreign Portfolio Investors May Soon Prefer India's GIFT IFSC Over Traditional Investment Routes

May 28

India's GIFT City has lucrative tax benefits, which has enhanced its appeal for foreign portfolio investors over traditional investment routes via Mauritius or Singapore. We explain more.

Industries

Industries

Telangana To Unveil Six New Industrial Policies Post General Elections

May 27

Telangana will have six new industrial policies, the first major policy regulation revision since the launch of the TS-iPASS Act in 2016.

 

HR & Payroll

HR & Payroll

Increase in Employment as Subscribers Under EPFO Grow to 14.5mn in FY2023-24

May 24

India's preliminary payroll data shows 14.5 million net members were added to EPFO in FY'24, indicating steady rate in employment generation.

 

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