what steps have been taken by the government to attract foreign investment and why?
The government attracts foreign investment in the following ways:
- Allowing the foreign companies as tax free for the first five years in the industrial zones or SEZs (special economic zones) .
- Industrial zones called SEZs (special economic zones) are being setup. SEZs are to have world class facilities,such as electricity, water, roads, transport, storage, recreational & educational facilities.
- flexibility in labour laws.