Finance Ministry To Organise 2-Day Summit To Woo Global Investors
With an aim to prop up private investment, the finance ministry will organise a two-day investment summit in the national capital from February 4 to woo long-term global investors for various infrastructure projects. “India Investment Summit organised by Finmin will be held in New Delhi on Feb 4-5. Several pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, etc, from other countries will participate,” economic affairs secretary Shaktikanta Das said in a tweet. Special focus would be on investment opportunities in the sectors of road transport, highways, ports, urban infrastructure, railways, power and renewable energy, the finance ministry said in a statement. India has been trying to attract foreign capital to manufacturing and scale up infrastructure required for achieving a higher economic growth as well as cater jobs to millions of workers joining the workforce every year.