Left parties apprised of insurance changes

Left parties apprised of insurance changes
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First Published: Wed, Mar 21 2007. 12 50 AM IST
Updated: Wed, Mar 21 2007. 12 50 AM IST
New Delhi: A team of Union ministers, including finance minister P. Chidambaram, met leaders of the Left parties on 20 March to apprise the latter of the proposed amendments to insurance laws.
Among the amendments the government proposes to table in the second half of the Budget session is the hike in the ceiling in foreign direct investment in private insurance companies to 49% from the current cap of 26%.
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First Published: Wed, Mar 21 2007. 12 50 AM IST