Nov 22, 2013 at 19:55 | Source: CNBC-TV18
According to the global Agreement on Agriculture (AoA), most developing nations are allowed a de-minimis subsidy of 10% of production. However, India has exceeded this level of subsidy.
Oct 23, 2013 at 20:55 | Source: PTI
The government will buy sugar through e-tendering, the state cabinet decided in a meeting here.
Aug 28, 2013 at 19:50 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Food minister KV Thomas said that the Food Bill was in the right direction to reduce leakages and modernise the distribution system. It has become a legal entitlement now, he told CNBC-TV18.
Jul 26, 2013 at 23:24 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The RBI, on Friday, came out with results of the bond auction to raise Rs 15,000 crore by selling soverign four securities. However, there was a devolvement on primary dealers to the tune of 1,330 crore on two papers. This was, however, lower than market expectation.
Jul 11, 2013 at 22:23 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa is not very happy with the UPA government's decision to go ahead with its Food Security Ordinance. She says the Food Security Bill will cost her government an additional Rs 1,800 crore, report CNBC-TV18s Poornima Murali and Kritika Saxena.
Jul 10, 2013 at 10:55 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Spooked by the flight of overseas investments in Indian securities, the government started doling out bounties on primary bond dealers (PDs) whose commissions have zoomed manifold. This is aimed at building confidence while protecting them from any possible loss if yields rise after the bond auctions, sources told moneycontrol.com.
Jul 04, 2013 at 13:26 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
CRISIL Research has come out with its report on food security bill. The research firm believes that the proper implementation of the food security bill (FSB) will lower spending on foodgrains by below poverty line (BPL) households, and free up resources for spending on other goods and services, in particular health, education, and nutritious food.
Jun 04, 2013 at 17:00 | Source: CNBC-TV18
KV Thomas told CNBC-TV18 that the Food Bill mechanism will not be a problem for the beneficiary due to improved PDS and the introduction of Aadhaar.
May 15, 2013 at 20:28 | Source: PTI
The Law Ministry has cautioned that without proper mechanism in place to distribute food grains Food Bill should not be passed.
Apr 05, 2013 at 14:39 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Triveni Engineering & Industries hopes to gain Rs70-80 crore on account of removal of 10 percent sugar levy quota