Aviation turbine fuel price hiked by marginal 0.8%
NEW DELHI: Aviation turbine fuel (ATF) prices were on Sunday hiked by a marginal 0.8 per cent in step with rise in import cost due to rupee depreciation. ATF, price at Delhi was hiked by Rs 597.48 per kilolitre to Rs 74,204.74 per kilolitre, according to Indian Oil Corporation, the nationís largest fuel retailer.
BHEL commissions first super critical unit
new delhi: State-owned Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd has commissioned its first 660-MW super critical thermal unit at a NTPC power plant in Bihar. The power equipment major on Sunday said its Boiler Turbine Generator unit, having super critical parameters, attained full load.
PM to inaugurate gas conference on Tuesday
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will on Tuesday inaugurate premier natural gas event, the 8th Asia Gas Partnership Summit (AGPS) here. The event is being organised by gas utility GAIL (India) Ltd and industry chamber Ficci.
LIC to stop selling 34 life insurance policies
NEW DELHI: Insurance giant Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) has decided to stop selling as many as 34 policies, including Jeevan Anand, Jeevan Madhur and Jeevan Saral, to comply with new regulatory guidelines. These policies are withdrawn in December as they are not in conformity with the provisions of new regulations on non-linked insurance products, linked insurance products and health insurance products.
Tanksale elected new IBA chief executive
Mumbai: Apex banking body Indian Banksí Association (IBA) has appointed Mohan V Tanksale as its chief executive. Tanksale, who retired from Central Bank of India earlier this year, took over as the IBA chief executive from Sunday, the association said in a statement.