User: esg Topic: Issues
Category: mining :: fdi
Last updated: Mar 23 2017 21:43 IST RSS 2.0
 
1 to 20 of 2,871    
Coal imports down by 2.59 per cent 23.3.2017 HBL: Industry & Economy
India’s dependence on imported coal has fallen by 2.59 per cent in April 2016-January 2017 as compared to the corresponding period in the previous financial year. However, the country’s dependence of...
Also found in: [+]
Other firms will come if Posco exits steel project: Goyal 19.3.2017 All News-IANS Stories
There are other companies that can replace Korean firm Posco if it decides to withdraw from its delayed steel project in Odisha, Coal and Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Sunday.
Also found in: [+]
POSCO willing to return land 19.3.2017 Hindu: Other States
Its steel plant project a non-starter
Also found in: [+]
Parliamentary Committee highlights underutilisation of funds by mining PSUs 18.3.2017 HBL: Industry & Economy
Committee frowns on lower mining plans approved by IBM
Also found in: [+]
Steel major POSCO offers to return land to Odisha government: Minister 18.3.2017 News
The steel major had also not taken any step to renew its MoU with the state government
Also found in: [+]
Posco closes last chapter in Odisha project 18.3.2017 Latest News
Its official now. South Korean giant Posco has scrapped its plan to set up a 12 million tonne steel mill in Odisha and has written to the state government stating its intention to surrender the land allotted to it for the project near the port city Paradip. This is the second big ticket FDI project to leave the state after Arcellor Mittal walked out of its Odisha project, also of 12 million tonne capacity, in 2013. "We have received a letter from Posco expressing its intention to surrender the land allotted to it as it is not in a position to pursue the project", said an official of the state industries department. Though all activity on Posco's proposed 12 billion dollar steel plant in the state had come to a halt two years back leading to speculation of the company pulling out of the venture, both Posco and the Odisha government had denied it in public. In this backdrop, Posco's letter is seen as the first official communication establishing scrapping of the project. Posco had ...
Also found in: [+]
Pollution Boards hit by staff shortage 10.3.2017 BusinessLine - Policy
‘Overall delay in grant of environmental clearance in 89% cases’
Also found in: [+]
IIP rises by 2.7% in January 10.3.2017 BusinessLine - Economy
The Index of Industrial Production (IIP) rose to 2.7 per cent in January this year, with all three tracked sectors of mining, electricity and manufacturing registering positive growth. In contrast,...
Also found in: [+]
Govt move to incentivise mineral explorers 9.3.2017 HBL: Home
The Ministry of Mines is working on rules to incentivise explorers for discovering minable resources in the country. A top Mines Ministry official told BusinessLine that explorers will be incentivise...
Also found in: [+]
New web portal for CRZ clearances launched 8.3.2017 HBL: Industry & Economy
To help ease of doing business
Also found in: [+]
Xi Jinping feels the heat, vows to open China's economy like never before 6.3.2017 Business Standard: News Now
It is expected to aggressively vie with India for investments abroad as India becomes a FDI hub
Also found in: [+]
With depressed prices, mining is biggest laggard 1.3.2017 HBL: Home
Power sector shows promise if industrial growth picks up
Also found in: [+]
From Look East to Act East 26.2.2017 HBL: Home
Developing new global value chains in partnership with the four least-developed economies of Asean is a good idea
Also found in: [+]
More wind power projects to go under hammer next fiscal 26.2.2017 BusinessLine - Economy
Buoyed by drop in tariff to a record low of Rs 3.46 per unit in the first-ever wind power auction, the Government is mulling putting on the block more such projects next fiscal. “Transparency, whi...
Also found in: [+]
Govt cuts down 56 labour registers to 5 common ones 23.2.2017 HBL: Home
To further ease of ‘doing business’ and ensure better compliance of labour laws, the government has reduced the number of labour registers from 56 to five common ones for 5.85 crore establishments ac...
Also found in: [+]
Govt okays ₹5,723-crore hydro project in Nepal 22.2.2017 BusinessLine - Economy
PSU firm SJVN Ltd to undertake the project
Also found in: [+]
EU asks India to extend by 6 months trade pacts with member nations 20.2.2017 BusinessLine - Economy
The European Union today pressed India to extend by six months its bilateral investment pacts with several EU-member countries which are expiring soon, saying absence of the treaties could adversely ...
Also found in: [+]
Jharkhand secures Rs 3 lakh cr investments 17.2.2017 BusinessLine - News
Over 210 MoUs being signed across the two day Momentum Jharkhand Global Investors Summit.
Also found in: [+]
India Inc's FDI drops by 57% in January 13.2.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The outward foreign direct investment (investment made into other countries) by India Inc dropped by 57.3 per cent in January 2017 to $1.82 billion as compared to $4.25 billion in the same month in 2016, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) data showed on Monday.
Also found in: [+]
IIP contracts 0.4 per cent in Dec 10.2.2017 HBL: Home
A month after the government decision to demonetise a high value currency, the index of industrial production (IIP) contracted by 0.4 per cent in December 2016 and manufacturing growth dipped by 2 pe...
Also found in: [+]
1 to 20 of 2,871