Tighter FDI rules: China protests India measures; Niti Aayog chief says start-ups not to suffer

Two days after India tightened its foreign direct investment (FDI) policy for bordering countries to curb “opportunistic takeovers/acquisitions” of its firms hit hard by the pandemic, China on Monday said the move violates the WTO’s principle of non-discrimination and is against the general trend of free trade.

However, in an interview to CNBC-TV18, Niti Aayog chief executive Amitabh…