1. Last week, the government promised several measures to further liberalise FDI policy such as easing investment in railways and construction.
2.The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) has also issued press note for FDI in pharma with an aim to bring in clarity. The application of British retailer Tescos to invest in the multi-brand retail sector with Tata's Trent has been cleared.
3.FDI norms in sectors including telecom,defence, PSU oil refineries, commodity bourses, power exchanges and stock exchanges have already been relaxed.