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India Liberalizes Foreign Investments But Will The Money Flow?

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India has eased foreign direct investment (FDI) norms in the pharmaceutical sector – reforms that are expected to buoy foreign capital inflows and investor sentiment, especially private equity, though some opponents claim it may potentially have a dire impact on India's future medicines security.

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