Domestic natural gas supply to power sector can improve only in case production levels increase in future
Around 78 percent of generated power in India still comes from coal-fired plants, making it one of the biggest users in the world of the dirty and cheap fuel.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will tomorrow launch a pension scheme for elderly with 8 percent fixed rate of interest on their savings.
Punjab CM Amarinder Singh sought from the Centre a one-time settlement of Rs 6000 crore in loans taken by the state's farmers from national and private banks.
The government is expected to announce soon a Rs 2,600 crore incentive package for the leather and footwear sector to boost exports and job creation, sources said.
Out of the total expenses, Rs 21 crore were spent on the advertisements and publicity of the programme, the government told the House.
The cotton output is estimated at 337.25 lakh bales for the 2016-17 crop year as per the June estimates.
The proposal prima facie looks tilted towards private players as they are being given land and money to set up operations. But there is more to the story than meets the eye.
Coal bearing states have received Rs 3,653 crore till June 2017 from mine allocation, said Coal Minister Piyush Goyal.
In the medium term, non-serious real estate players may find complying with RERA provisions difficult, leading to partial or full exit from projects.
A landmark civil nuclear cooperation deal between India and Japan that provides for collaboration between their industries in the field came into force on Thursday, eight months after it was sealed.
The European Central Bank (ECB) left its ultra easy monetary policy stance unchanged as expected on Thursday, keeping rates at record lows and even leaving the door open to more asset buys if the outlook worsens.
The city-based private sector Karnataka Bank is targeting Rs 6,800 crore of agriculture credit during the current financial year 2017-18.
While the merger will create an oil giant in India, globally, the merged entitiy will still be much smaller than its peers
The Industrial Disputes Act clearly spells out conditions of retrenchment of employees in an organisation and also says that ‘last in, first out’ policy is to be followed in terms of retrenchment.
Though the EPF act was extended to the foreign labour force in 2008 it is only recently that the EPFO became actively involved in the issue
Minister of State for Coal Piyush Goyal in a written reply to Lok Sabha said 190.95 million tonnes (provisional) of coal valued at Rs 1,00,231.3 crore was imported in the last fiscal.
The seminar was hosted by Institution of Permanent Way Engineers. Railways Board chairman AK Mittal, other top officials and foreign experts in the field of track technology were present.
The 'Quality Mark' logo will be valid for three years and surveillance audit for checking compliance with quality norms will be held once every year by National Dairy Development Board (NDDB), an apex dairy sector body. "NDDB's Quality Mark will provide dairy cooperatives and producer institutions the much-needed brand identity and a competitive edge," Singh said in a statement.
The issue was raised by the minister during her meeting with WTO Director General Roberto Azevedo at Geneva.
Government's ambitious plan which envisages a transition to an EV revolution, however, is fraught with myriad challenges and would require both policy and financial support.
While oil imports and gold and silver imports growth dipped on a month-on-month basis, non-oil, non-gold imports continued to post strong double-digit growth during June.
Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, in a written reply tabled in the House, said "the expected loss on non-collection towards renewal of licence fees is estimated at Rs 200 lakh, while (the loss) on VAT collected on retail sale of liquor for consumption is expected to be Rs 500 lakh."
Given the fact that investment decisions are subjective, financial service providers are also diversifying and creating innovative avenues and means for varied customer requirements.
Ola Fleet Technologies signed loan deals of up to Rs 9,500 crore (USD 1.4 billion) in 2016, according to The Economic Times.