Apr 24, 2016 at 14:30 | Source: PTI
Six months after auction process was initiated for 43 mines across 12-mineral bearing states, only six blocks have managed to find buyers
Apr 16, 2016 at 12:46 | Source: PTI
Sterlite Ports, a wholly-owned subsidiary, will be signing an MoU pursuant to 'Letter of Award' for redevelopment of existing berths 8, 9 and barge berths at Mormugao port on DBFOT basis for a concession period of 30 years with the Mormugoa Port Trust, it said in a regulatory filing.
Apr 11, 2016 at 14:32 | Source: PTI
The firm also clocked a production of 1.9 MT during the reported quarter of the last fiscal, even as the production was impacted due to delay in transportation rate negotiations with the truckers, it said in a regulatory filing.
Mar 17, 2016 at 09:40 | Source: PTI
"Various fees and cess related to mining have been reduced considerably. This reduction, coupled with Export duty exemption (on ore) announced by the Central government will help in resuming mining activity in the state," Goa Chamber of Commerce and Industry president Narayan Bandekar said.
Feb 17, 2016 at 19:46 | Source: PTI
Last month, Goa's mining industry body GMOEA wrote to the Prime Minister's Office, seeking to remove 10 percent export duty on iron ore fines with Fe content below 58 percent and 30 percent export duty on iron ore lumps irrespective of the grade.
Feb 12, 2016 at 18:08 | Source: PTI
Mining conglomerate Vedanta todaysaid the future of iron ore mining in Goa will remain intactdespite current international slowdown in prices and existinghurdles.
Feb 02, 2016 at 11:57 | Source: Reuters
Mines Secretary Balvinder Kumar told Reuters he wrote to the finance ministry about two weeks ago, but they are yet to get back. Goa is known for low-grade ore used mainly by Chinese steel mills.
Jan 29, 2016 at 19:30 | Source: PTI
The Supreme Court today refusedto entertain a fresh PIL seeking a CBI probe into allegedirregularities in iron ore mining in Goa, saying it hasalready been hearing pleas on similar issues.
Dec 18, 2015 at 09:41 | Source: PTI
"A section of truck owners' association is demanding a rate of Rs 17.63 per km while the mining firms, already reeling under the impact of a meltdown in iron ore prices and plethora of taxes, have offered to pay Rs 8 per km," the firm said in a statement.
Nov 17, 2015 at 18:02 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear a plea which seeks to cancel all the licences granted to 89 mining companies in Goa