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  • Cabinet hikes sugarcane price by Rs 5 per quintal Aug 25, 2021 01:43 PM IST

    Cabinet hikes sugarcane price by Rs 5 per quintal

    The Centre, in August 2020, increased the fair & remunerative price by Rs 10, bringing the amount to Rs 285 per quintal. The government had fixed Sugarcane FRP at Rs 275 per quintal for the 2019-2020 marketing year.

  • CCEA clears realignment of Department of Animal Husbandry & Dairying schemes Jul 14, 2021 04:37 PM IST

    CCEA clears realignment of Department of Animal Husbandry & Dairying schemes

    "CCEA approves revising and realigning various components of Department of Animal Husbandry and Dairying schemes and special livestock package for leveraging investment of Rs 54,618 crore," according to an official tweet.

  • CCEA approves asset monetisation by PGCIL, to garner Rs 7,000 crore in first lot sale Sep 08, 2020 10:53 PM IST

    CCEA approves asset monetisation by PGCIL, to garner Rs 7,000 crore in first lot sale

    According to the statement, this is the first time any PSU in the power sector will undertake asset recycling by monetising its assets through the InvIT model and using the proceeds to fund the new and under-construction capital projects.

  • Higher cotton MSP bodes well for increase in acreage; unfavourable for spinners: ICRA Jun 05, 2020 08:55 PM IST

    Higher cotton MSP bodes well for increase in acreage; unfavourable for spinners: ICRA

    "This move will benefit the farmers for the ongoing kharif season, from October onwards. It is a positive development for them and is likely to encourage cotton sowing, despite a fall in cotton prices witnessed in the recent months," ICRA Ratings Senior VP and Group Head Jayanta Roy said in the report.

  • MSMEs to be classified based on new criteria from July  Jun 03, 2020 04:20 PM IST

    MSMEs to be classified based on new criteria from July 

    As per the revised criteria, a unit with Rs 50 crore of investment and Rs 250 crore of turnover will fall under the 'medium' enterprise category.

  • Cabinet approves new railway line between Bahraich and Khalilabad in Uttar Pradesh Oct 24, 2018 02:41 PM IST

    Cabinet approves new railway line between Bahraich and Khalilabad in Uttar Pradesh

    "The new line serves five districts of Uttar Pradesh including four aspirational districts -- Bahraich, Balrampur, Shravasti and Siddharth Nagar and Sant Kabirnagar," the ministry said in a statement.

  • Aircel-Maxis case: SC asks CBI to file status report of probe Apr 03, 2017 05:23 PM IST

    Aircel-Maxis case: SC asks CBI to file status report of probe

  • Cabinet approves Rs 25 cr to agro-eco research centres, units Mar 31, 2017 09:58 PM IST

    Cabinet approves Rs 25 cr to agro-eco research centres, units

    The government today approved grants-in-aid of Rs 25 crore to agro-economic research centres and units beyond 2016-17.

  • Govt to amend mega power policy to push 31GW stranded projects Mar 31, 2017 09:51 PM IST

    Govt to amend mega power policy to push 31GW stranded projects

    The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) today approved amendments in the Mega Power Policy to push 31 GW stranded projects entailing an investment of Rs 1.5 lakh crore.

  • Govt makes change in urea policy to enable units produce more Mar 31, 2017 09:32 PM IST

    Govt makes change in urea policy to enable units produce more

    The government today approved amendments in the urea policy 2015, enabling manufacturers to produce additional quantity as part of its objective to boost domestic output of this key nutrient.

  • CCEA to discuss mega power policy changes to help Rs 1.5 lakh crore worth assets to avert NPA tag Mar 28, 2017 11:02 PM IST

    CCEA to discuss mega power policy changes to help Rs 1.5 lakh crore worth assets to avert NPA tag

    The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) is on Wednesday likely to take up amendments to the mega power policy that, if approved, will help projects worth over 30,000 MW thermal capacity avail the benefits of ‘mega status’.

  • 'NITI preparing cabinet note for closure of 7 more sick CPSEs' Mar 28, 2017 03:45 PM IST

    'NITI preparing cabinet note for closure of 7 more sick CPSEs'

    Government think-tank NITI Aayog is preparing a fresh cabinet note recommending closure of 7 more sick CPSEs as part of an exercise to tackle mounting losses incurred by these entities.

  • Govt allows pricing, marketing freedom to CBM gas cos Mar 15, 2017 09:45 PM IST

    Govt allows pricing, marketing freedom to CBM gas cos

    The Cabinet today approved pricing and marketing freedom to producers of natural gas from coal seams (CBM) and also allowed them to sell the fuel to affiliates.

  • Cabinet okays sale of IOC's 24 pc stake in Lubrizol India Mar 15, 2017 09:16 PM IST

    Cabinet okays sale of IOC's 24 pc stake in Lubrizol India

  • Government approves Rs 4,500-crores to revive 50 airports, airstrips Mar 07, 2017 02:00 PM IST

    Government approves Rs 4,500-crores to revive 50 airports, airstrips

    The cabinet, on March 6, 2017, approved a proposal to revive 50 unserved and under-served airports as well as airstrips, at an estimated cost of Rs 4,500 crores. With the plan, the government is &#82

  • Get material on FIPB clearance to Aircel-Maxis: SC to Swamy Feb 10, 2017 05:12 PM IST

    Get material on FIPB clearance to Aircel-Maxis: SC to Swamy

    Supreme Court today asked BJP leader Subramanian Swamy to bring "concrete material" to support his allegations of illegality committed by then Finance Minister P Chidambaram in granting FIPB clearance to Aircel-Maxis deal in 2006.

  • Govt to hold auction to identify buyers for 3 SAIL units Nov 30, 2016 08:26 AM IST

    Govt to hold auction to identify buyers for 3 SAIL units

    SAIL, the state-owned steel giant, today said the government has in-principle approved strategic disinvestment of Bhadrawati, Salem and Durgapur (alloy steel plants).

  • Budget to be presented on February 1, says MoS Arjun Ram Meghwal Nov 16, 2016 03:58 PM IST

    Budget to be presented on February 1, says MoS Arjun Ram Meghwal

    The minister said that it was also necessary to present the Budget early as the implementation date of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) has been fixed at April 1, 2017.

  • Cabinet nod to revision of ethanol price for petrol blending Oct 13, 2016 02:14 PM IST

    Cabinet nod to revision of ethanol price for petrol blending

    The price of ethanol will be determined on the basis of prevalent price of sugar in the open market as also demand- supply situation, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said.

  • Government approves Rs 1,955 cr road link project Oct 13, 2016 02:14 PM IST

    Government approves Rs 1,955 cr road link project

    "The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA), chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has approved the construction of a new link between Sahibganj bypass in Jharkhand to Manihari bypass in Bihar, including a four-lane bridge on river Ganga," an official statement said.

  • NHAI to monetise 40 projects in 1st phase, eyes Rs 20,000 crore Oct 11, 2016 12:26 PM IST

    NHAI to monetise 40 projects in 1st phase, eyes Rs 20,000 crore

    The move follows the government's move to authorise NHAI to monetise the public funded highway projects in August.

  • Govt okays strategc divestment of Bharat Pumps & Compressors Sep 28, 2016 04:04 PM IST

    Govt okays strategc divestment of Bharat Pumps & Compressors

    The decision was taken at a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

  • CCEA clears Rs 2,256 cr project for CBEC's GST integration Sep 28, 2016 03:38 PM IST

    CCEA clears Rs 2,256 cr project for CBEC's GST integration

    The implementation strategy for the project will be to ensure readiness of CBEC's IT framework by April, 1, 2017, when GST is to be introduced, an official statement read.

  • Neyveli Lignite up 10% on cabinet nod for 1980 MW UP power unit Jul 21, 2016 11:22 AM IST

    Neyveli Lignite up 10% on cabinet nod for 1980 MW UP power unit

    The power project will be implemented at an estimated cost of Rs 17,237.8 crore, including interest during construction component of Rs 3,202.42 crore.

  • To set up 1980 MW thermal power plant in UP: Neyveli Lignite Jul 21, 2016 09:50 AM IST

    To set up 1980 MW thermal power plant in UP: Neyveli Lignite

    The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved Neyveli Lignite Corporation's (NLC) proposal to set up a 1,980 megawatt (MW) thermal power plant in Uttar Pradesh (UP), Chairman SK Acharya told CNBC-TV18.

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