Media Landscape Foreign Investment Policy
- Up to 26% foreign equity for News & Current Affairs Both FDI and Portfolio Investment by FII is allowed. Largest Indian shareholder should hold at least 51% of Equity.
- Up to 100% foreign equity for Special Interest Both FDI and Portfolio Investment by FII is allowed.
- Up to 100% foreign equity for Facsimile EditionsThe Company should be registered in India 3/4th of Directors and all key executives and key editorial staff are resident Indians It shall not carry any advertisements aimed at Indian Readers in any form No local content that is not carried in foreign parent edition is allowed.
- Syndication from Foreign Publications Upto 20% content can be syndicated . Any relaxation of above can be allowed only by Ministry of I&B.