The Government of India on 6 December 2013 modified the FDI policy allowing unlisted companies to directly list on stock exchanges abroad.
A ministerial panel has recommended a bailout of 7200 crore rupees to sugar mills. The loan will be provided to pay off the arrears of cane growers.
Reserve Bank of India on 3 December 2013 eased norms for companies raising foreign funds for infrastructure projects.
Empowered Group of Ministers headed by Finance Minister P Chidambaram, approved the guidelines on telecom merger and acquisition on 3 December 2013.
India's Current Account Deficit narrowed sharply to 5.2 billion dollars or 1.2 percent of GDP in the July-September quarter of 2013-14.
RBI has relaxed the norms for participation of Non-Banking Finance Companies in the insurance joint ventures.
The RBI has directed the banks to charge customers for the transaction SMS alerts on the basis of usage, instead of imposing a fixed fee.
Reserve Bank of India on 26 November 2013 allowed banks to treat loans given to medium manufacturing enterprises as priority sector advance.
Reserve Bank of India on 25 November 2013 widened the definition of infrastructure lending sub category in a bid to expedite Projects.
The CCEA approved the continuation of the Agriculture Export Promotion Plan Scheme of the APEDA during 12th Plan Period.
The NInC got approval of 75 percent of the 500 crore rupees initial corpus of the upcoming India Innovation Fund (IIIF).
RBI on 19 November 2013 directed Public Sector Banks (PSBs) to provide loans to women Self-Help Groups (SHGs) at 7 per cent per annum.
The Government of India approved 20 proposals of FDI that amounts 915.83 crore rupees on the recommendation of FIPB.
PM Manmohan Singh and UPA Chairperson, Sonia Gandhi inaugurated India’s first all-women bank, Bharatiya Mahila Bank in Mumbai on 19 November 2013.
RBI has opened a refinance window of 5000 crore rupees for the MSME sector. The facility has been planned to ease the liquidity of MSMEs.
The Election Commission has allowed the launch of the first all women Bharatiya Mahila Bank in the country.
Government announced the provision of higher export of sugar with domestic becoming surplus.
Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram was on 13 November 2013 inaugurated the IT based Risk Management System for the Customs clearance of export goods.
The Industrial Production of India has grown by 2 percent in September 2013 mainly on account of better performance by power and mining sector.
The RBI has allowed third party payment for the export and import transactions taking into account the evolving international trade procedure.
The Gross Direct Tax during the April to October 2013-14 Financial Year has gone up by 11.58 percent and stood at 337907 crore rupees.
The Reserve Bank of India permitted Wholly Owned Subsidiaries of the foreign banks to acquire the domestic private sector banks.
FDI inflows into the service sector declined by 47.5 percent to 1.19 billion US dollars during the April-August 2013 period
The Government has decided to extend the sale of the non-subsidized 5 kg LPG cylinders at petrol pumps across India.
The Union Cabinet of India on 30 October 2013 gave its approval for declaring the Bhubaneswar and Imphal airports as international airports
The CCEA approved the launching of the new IPDS during the 12th five year plan to address the environmental concerns faced by textile units.
The Reserve Bank of India on 29 October 2013 allowed the commercial banks to revise the periodicity of interest payments.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on 29 October 2013 released the Second Quarter Review of Monetary Policy 2013-14
India's foreign exchange reserves touched 281.12 billion dollars in the week ended on 25 October 2013
India on 25 October 2013 signed an agreement with World Bank for credit of 360 million US dollar for 2nd phase of UP Water Sector Restructuring Project.