The eighth edition of Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit has a lot to offer, says DIPP Secretary, Ramesh Abhishek.
Speaking to CNBC-TV18 Shaktikanta Das, Secretary, Economic Affairs, said that it is heartening to note that the Monetary Policy Committee has started functioning. He agreed with the RBI governor that there is still room for improving. He expects banks to transmit the rate cut fully to the market.
Senior IAS officer Aruna Sharma has been appointed as Steel Secretary as part of a major top-level bureaucratic reshuffle effected today by the government.
Senior IAS officers Ashok Lavasa and Ajay Mittal were today appointed as Expenditure and Information and Broadcasting secretaries respectively in a top-level bureaucratic reshuffle.
The NTPC offer for sale (OFS) on day one was subscribed 1.8 times with non retail subscribers putting in bids for Rs 59.6 crore shares.
According to the leaked draft, the IPR policy would ensure that intellectual property rights are not abused and their implementation and enforcement does not adversely affect India's developmental objectives.
The EY survey says India has emerged as the number one FDI destination in the world during the first half of 2015. With FDI capital inflows of US$30.8b, India has outpaced all other economies, moving up to the premier position from being in the fifth spot during the corresponding period of the previous year.
The Heavy Industries Ministry is the nodal authority for implementation of the National Automotive Testing and R&D Infrastructure Project (NATRIP), under which testing and R&D centres have been set up across the country for vehicles.
Dimon said the economy would have grown faster without the Washington gridlock, but said he did not blame the government as it is elected by the people.
The interactive session today brought together leading business figures and Indian policymakers to help drive low-carbon technology solutions forward ahead of COP21, the upcoming UN global climate negotiations in Paris this December.
Inaugurating a national workshop on lab infrastructure for Renewable Energy Deployment Programme here, the minister said indigenous technology development and standardisation is essential for the growth of the renewable energy sector.
The Central government has nominated Duggal, Secretary, Department of Financial Services, Ministry of Finance on the Central Board of Directors of the Reserve Bank of India vice Hasmukh Adhia, the RBI said in a statement.
Information and Broadcasting Minister Jaitley said that the Publications Division under his ministry had in 1994 published the collected works of Mahatama Gandhi in book form with an edition of of it in Hindi as well.
Saudi Arabia remains the world's largest oil exporter, and it has committed to pumping crude freely despite a recent price decline.
The miners in the state have announced that the preparatory work for resuming mining activity will start from October. The industry had been closed since September 2012 after authorities spotted large-scale irregularities.
Secretary in the Department of Pharmaceuticals, V K Subburaj, said that soon recommendations will be made to rectify the inverted duty structure for the growing medical devices sector.
The operators, including Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea Cellular, blamed several challenges like sealing orders by local bodies, power supply issues and difficulties in getting clearances for installing sites, for call drops.
India's mining sector has been mired in controversy over illegal allocation of resources. Once the world's third-biggest iron ore exporter, the country now imports the steelmaking ingredient due to a court-led crackdown on illegal mining.
New Delhi is seeking to raise as much as USD 11 billion by selling stakes in state-run companies this fiscal year, crucial to narrowing the fiscal deficit to a planned 3.9 percent of gross domestic product in 2015/16.
The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) found that there were several entities which consistently suffered significant losses and others who consistently made significant profits by executing reversal trades in stock options on BSE.
As per the 90-day compliance window under the Act, those holding undisclosed foreign assets can declare and come clean by paying 60 percent tax and penalty. The disclosure window closes on September 30 and the tax and penalty has to be paid by December 31.
Contracting for the eighth month in a row, India's exports slipped 10.3 percent in July to USD 23.13 billion, hit by global slowdown and a dip in crude oil prices, which in turn impacted the value of petroleum products.
While hearing the case filed by NGO Prayatna, the NGT on Friday directed the CIL to submit bank guarantee of Rs 10 crore before the Member Secretary, Madhya Pradesh Pollution Control Board, here, within ten days.
Besides Gupta, the court granted bail to two senior public servants, K S Kropha and K C Samria, Brahmani Thermal Power Pvt Ltd (BTPPL) chairman, P Trivikrama Prasad and its vice chairman Y Harish Chandra Prasad
While telecom secretary Rakesh Garg accused the telecom companies of not doing enough to tackle the call drop menace, COAI talks about the real issue pertaining to the call drop menace.