Friday 22 Nov '13Power ministry has notified the changed bidding provisions for both case-1 and case-2 projects that allow pass-through of additional fuel cost, which is expected to take care of the uncertainties associated with power projects
Tuesday 29 Oct '13Apprehensions that pharma FDI will hurt domestic industry are misplaced, the government should go with the finance ministry view of retaining the current policy for at least two years
Friday 09 Aug '13There is no doubt that poverty has declined during the period of high GDP growth prior to 2012-13.
Any change in methodology would only change the numbers but the trend would remain the same
Tuesday 06 Aug '13The government, as an interim measure, may hand over the regulation of spot exchanges to stock market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) in the aftermath of the controversy surrounding the National Spot Exchange.
Monday 22 Jul '13With barely two weeks left for all public sector companies to comply with market regulator Sebi’s minimum listing norms, the department of disinvestment (DoD) has an uphill task at hand.
Friday 28 Jun '13The Direct Taxes Code Bill is currently being reworked by the finance ministry to bring it closer to the original framework envisaged in 2008. This would mean a major revamp of the DTC Bill 2010
Thursday 20 Jun '13The government is pushing for a quick decision on gas pricing which will be applicable for forthcoming contracts during the remaining part of the 12th Plan period. The idea is to fix a price which will revive investment in gas exploration