Surya Sarathi Ray | April 23, 2018 5:19 AM
The government has drafted a new labour law, with the overriding objective of ensuring workers’ dignity and well-being at the workplace.
Prasanta Sahu | April 21, 2018 4:47 AM
Companies owned by state governments persisted with their relentless draining of the exchequer in FY17, an analysis of some 400 of them — nearly half of the total — by FE showed.
Huma Siddiqui | April 21, 2018 4:39 AM
In an effort to maximise the potential of the economic and commercial partnership and double the bilateral trade, the first-ever India-South Africa business summit will take place in Johannesburg on April 29 and 30.
M Sarita Varma | April 21, 2018 4:33 AM
Shortage of coal at Jindal Tamnar Thermal Station, Chhattisgarh, and Jhabua Thermal Station, Madhya Pradesh, has hit power supply in Kerala.
FE Bureau | April 20, 2018 6:45 AM
NK Singh, the chairman of the 15th Finance Commission, on Thursday assured a delegation, led by deputy chief minister and finance minister of Tamil Nadu O Pannerselvam, that fiscal needs of each state will be individually assessed and their special characteristics will be kept in view.
Anupam Chatterjee | April 20, 2018 6:41 AM
Imported solar modules are 8-10% cheaper than those made in India, making them vital for cheap renewable power
Anupam Chatterjee | April 20, 2018 6:36 AM
To meet its FY19 capacity addition target of 5,000 MW, state-owned power producer NTPC is coming up with tenders to build for more than 2,900 MW of generation units in this quarter.
Surya Sarathi Ray | April 20, 2018 6:32 AM
To preempt crunch in supply of non-coal minerals when 288 merchant mining leases expire in April 2020, the government has amended the rules for mineral concession and development to pave way for re-auctioning of these leases even before their expiry.
FE Bureau | April 20, 2018 6:27 AM
Icra on Thursday said the Ministry of Road Transportation and Highways’ target of awarding 20,000 km in FY19 has increased challenges for the Bharatmala programme.
PTI | April 19, 2018 7:58 AM
With public debt currently at historic highs in advanced and emerging market economies, the IMF has advised countries to avoid policies that increase economic fluctuations.
Surya Sarathi Ray | April 19, 2018 5:39 AM
However, the tribunal had restrained the accused and 62 others associated with them from removing, transferring or disposing of funds, assets and properties of entities and individuals.
FE Bureau | April 19, 2018 5:35 AM
Without staying the NCLT’s March 12 interim order, the NCLAT had last week partially allowed a joint lenders forum, led by State Bank of India, to sell mortgaged assets of the tower firm to Reliance Jio.
FE Bureau | April 19, 2018 5:31 AM
The Central Electricity Authority (CEA) was requested to evaluate safety issues related to such steps and issue relevant guidelines.
Surya Sarathi Ray | April 18, 2018 2:07 AM
Under the new regime, it grew to 12 km/day in 2014-15 and 16.6 km/day in 2015-16, creating a record of 22.5 km/day in 2016-17 and yet again to an all-time high of 27 km a day in the last fiscal.
FE Bureau | April 18, 2018 1:57 AM
The average cost at which Gujarat buys thermal power is Rs 3.49/unit. Participants in the auction included companies such as PTC, DVC, Tata Power and Manikaran Power.
FE Bureau | April 18, 2018 1:53 AM
In February, Bharti and Idea moved the TDSAT against Trai’s 63rd amendment to the Telecommunication Tariff Order (TTO), where the regulator defined predatory pricing for the first time and also amended the definition of ascertaining a significant market player (SMP).
Saurabh Kumar | April 17, 2018 5:43 AM
The GSA is being observed across 17,000 villages over a period of 21 days starting April 14, 2018 and the Centre has assigned one director, deputy director or under-secretary-level officer to every village to co-ordinate the programme.
Banikinkar Pattanayak | April 17, 2018 5:38 AM
A final call will be taken by the RBI and the ministry wouldn’t like to interfere in the decision-making process of the central bank apart from only making suggestions, the finance ministry source said.
Surya Sarathi Ray | April 17, 2018 5:34 AM
India is surrounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the south-west and the Bay of Bengal on the south-east.
FE Bureau | April 14, 2018 5:05 AM
Applications for the bond will be accepted from April 16 to April 20, the finance ministry said in a statement. Bonds will be issued to eligible applicants on May 4. Investors will get the interest payable semi-annually on the nominal value of investment.
FE Bureau | April 14, 2018 5:01 AM
Tata Projects has won the other two packages on Line 4. The company had also bid through a JV, with China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) as a partner. The JV won Package 9 with a bid of Rs 538.02 crore and Package 11 with a bid of Rs 510.22 crore.
FE Bureau | April 14, 2018 4:57 AM
Jio in its appeal had claimed that Bharti’s advertisements “explicitly and falsely proclaim” that the operator is offering live and free access to T20 cricket matches, and “falsely represent” that a subscriber needs only to obtain a 4G SIM and download the AirtelTV app to obtain a virtual season pass for live and free access to the matches.
FE Bureau | April 14, 2018 4:49 AM
The DRDO has lined up several projects in various verticals for future developments, which include missiles, said S Christopher, chairman of the DRDO and secretary at the Department of Defence R&D, Ministry of Defence.
FE Bureau | April 14, 2018 4:45 AM
The Green Energy Association, Indian Wind Power Association and the Uttar Pradesh Sugar Mills Co-Gen Association claimed that the CERC decision dealt an adverse blow to them, causing 70% in net worth of a number of companies that depend on the REC mechanism.
Surbhi Prasad | April 14, 2018 4:42 AM
The faster completion of quality houses under PMAY-G has been facilitated by payment of assistance directly into the beneficiary account through the IT-DBT platform from a single nodal account maintained at the state level.
FE Bureau | April 13, 2018 6:08 AM
Formally inaugurating the DefExpo 2018, the Prime Minister said the government will undertake extensive consultations with all stakeholders, including Indian and foreign companies, about defence production and the defence procurement policy.
FE Bureau | April 13, 2018 6:00 AM
According to Thursday’s notification, the investor, who proposes to subscribe to shares issued by a start-up, must have an average returned income of Rs 25 lakh or more for the preceding three financial years or the net worth of Rs 2 crore and above as on the last date of the preceding fiscal.
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