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CM Vasundhara Raje presents bid for Tourism STZ to Alphons Kannanthanam 17.11.2017 DNA: Money
Rajasthan is the best choice for Special Tourism Zones (STZ) due to its proximity with New Delhi and the Union ministry for Tourism should approve it, said Chief minister Vasundhara Raje during her meeting with Union state minister for Tourism, Alphons Kannanthanam in New Delhi on Thursday. Raje was meeting Alphons  for the  first time after his election as Rajya Sabha member from Rajasthan. Raje also asked the minister to release pending Rs 438 crore for the ambitious tourism projects in the state. “The ministry has a proposal to develop five STZs in the country in order to attract investment and boost infrastructure in the states. Rajasthan is the best choice for the project, as it has proximity with the national capital and also it has great tourism potential ,” Raje said, according to a statement released by the government. Notably, Modi government   had announced to set up up five Special Tourism Zones in partnership with state this February. These will be anchored as Special Purpose Vehicles (SPVs) ...
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PM’s Man Friday oils up Ujjwala to brighten nation 17.11.2017 DNA: Recent Columns
There is a unique competition going between states. They scramble for a visit of union minister for petroleum and skill development Dharmendra Pradhan. He never comes empty hand. Where ever he goes he doles out  development schemes and ensures job creation. Rajasthan has been lucky. In last 6 months, it’s his second visit to the state. Last time when he visited Rajasthan, he gifted Rs 43,000 crore refinery and petrochemical complex in Barmer, which was hanging fire since long. This time he is in Jaipur to inaugurate conference of ONGC  Society of Petroleum Geophysicist. He will also be visiting Skill University in Mahindra SEZ - the first skill university of the country. Labour and Skill Development minister Dr Jaswant Singh Yadav, Chief Secretary Ashok Jain and Skill Commissioner Krishna Kunal will apprise him about various skill development programmes by the state government. Pradhan is likely to make some announcement which will give fillip to the skill sector of the state. His personal rapport and ...
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Rotor blade unit workers withdraw protest after talks 17.11.2017 Hindu: Mangalore
Decision of the company will be known next week: Deputy Commissioner
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Make in India: Govt wants Apple to come out with a 'workable solution' 16.11.2017 Business Standard: Economy & Policy
As the government is keen to resolve the issue concerning US tech giant Apple's manufacturing plans in India, it has asked the iPhone maker to come out with a 'workable solution' so that it can be given incentives within the framework of current policies.Sources said the government was considering several options including giving space to Apple or its manufacturing partners for making iPhones and other devices in the special economic zones (SEZs), so that the company could benefit from duty incentives. However, the problem with manufacturing in SEZs is that Apple will not be able to sell its products in the domestic market. "The government is committed and is exploring various options for Apple within the current set of rules. We have to see what proposal Apple brings to the table," a source in the Ministry of Electronics and IT (Meity) said. Things have started to move again for Apple ever since Meity has become the nodal ministry. Earlier, the Commerce and Industry Ministry was ...
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Odisha govt to vet Vedanta's proposal to expand Lanjigarh refinery 16.11.2017 Business Standard: Companies & Industry
The High Level Clearance Authority (HLCA) would consider a proposal by Vedanta Ltd to expand capacity of its alumina refinery at Lanjigarh from one million tonne per annum (mtpa) to six mtpa.Vedanta would invest Rs 6483 crore on expanding capacity of its refinery. The project after full ramp up has the potential to generate jobs for 9494 people.The company's expansion proposal came up for scrutiny at the 75th meeting of the State Level Single Window Clearance Authority (SLSWCA). Since the SLSWCA is empowered to approve projects with investment size of up to Rs 1000 crore, the proposal was referred to HLCA, the highest body to clear investment proposals in Odisha.The SLSWCA approved Vedanta's plan to ramp up capacity of its co-generation captive power plant from 90 Mw to 340 Mw.To fulfill its expansion plan, Vedanta has asked for 1645.8 acres of additional private land. Vedanta's alumina refinery at Lanjigarh in Odisha's economically backward Kalahandi district, has been struggling to .
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Now exporters can manually file GST refund claims: CBEC 16.11.2017 Business Standard: Economy & Policy
The provisional refund would be sanctioned by the tax officer within 7 days
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Lockout: Workers of rotor blade unit continue protest for second day 16.11.2017 Hindu: Mangalore
Team from Kochi SEZ to visit site today
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Patanjali to set up food processing unit in Lakkampally SEZ 16.11.2017 Hindu: National
TS govt. signs MoU with the group
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Workers stage dharna as rotor blade unit declares lockout 15.11.2017 Hindu: Mangalore
The fate of about 500 workers, including 326 permanent workers, hangs in balance after a rotor blade manufacturing unit of Suzlon Energy Ltd. (SEL) located in the Suzlon Special Economic Zone (SEZ) ne...
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Lockout is illegal, saysDeputy Commissioner 15.11.2017 Hindu: Mangalore
Deputy Commissioner Priyanka Mary Francis held a meeting with the representatives of the company management, labour leaders, leaders of political parties and police on the issue of lockout by SEL roto...
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Tata Steel's Kalinganagar plant achieves full capacity 14.11.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Tata Steel on Tuesday said it has ramped up its capacity at its Kalinganagar greenfield plant in Odisha to 100 per cent and it is all set to go for second phase expansion shortly.
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Tata Steel seeks one year more to start work at Odisha SEZ 13.11.2017 Hindu: Home
Awaiting environment, coastal regulatory zone approvals, says steel major
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Tata Steel SEZ may get environment nod for Gopalpur by month-end 13.11.2017 Business Standard: Companies & Industry
Tata Steel Special Economic Zone Ltd (TSSEZ) is likely to get letter of formal approval from the Union ministry of environment, forest & climate change (MoEF&CC) for environment clearance (EC) and CRZ (Coastal Regulatory Zone) by the end of this month.The grant of statutory clearances would pave the way for TSSEZ, a fully owned Tata Steel subsidiary, to start infrastructure related work on the SEZ spread over 500.15 hectares (or 1235 acres approximately)."The expert appraisal committee of the ministry had recommended for grant of EC and CRZ clearance to Tata Steel's Gopalpur SEZ on October 16 this year. The formal approval is expected anytime by November-end", said an official source.The Board of Approvals (BoA) under Union commerce ministry would take up the proposal on November 17. The Development Commissioner with the Falta SEZ has recommended TSSEZ's case for extension up to December 17, 2018.TSSEZ on March 24 this year, had applied for EC for its multi-product Gopalpur ...
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Adani Ports Q2 consolidated profit dips 8% to Rs 992 cr 13.11.2017 Business Standard: News Now
ts total income rose to Rs 2,962.12 crore during the quarter under review
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On these stretches, safety seems light years away 11.11.2017 Hindu: News
Poor illumination plagues motorists on two busy sections — one on Velachery Main Road and the other on Perumbakkam Main Road
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BRIEF-Larsen & Toubro says ‍L&T Construction gets orders valued 40.23 bln rupees 10.11.2017 Sify Finance
Nov 10 (Reuters) - Larsen & Toubro Ltd
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Marg chief arrested in two more cases 10.11.2017 Hindu: Cities
Over 120 complaints received so far against the company, say police
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IT union in Karnataka recognized, but companies say it will fizzle out 10.11.2017 All Companies Stories
For over a decade, India's IT industry has seen multiple attempts to mobilise workforce to form an active trade union. The efforts has finally yielded results. Karnataka has recognised Karnataka State IT/ITeS Employees Union (KITU) as a workers' body to fight for its rights at a time when the IT sector is facing its worst disruption in a decade. In 2005, the UNITES, a global trade union for IT workers affiliated to IBM, opened its Bengaluru office and looked to mobilise workers from the tech sector in India. However, the efforts did not take off as soon after the financial meltdown in the US that led to a recession, global firms started to offshore work to Indian companies and established their own captives. The result was a job boom in the IT services sector with exports of nearly $ 118 billion in fiscal 2017. The sector besides paying higher wages has been focusing on people welfare, building campuses and employing chief fun officers to engage employees. In the last two years, ...
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MARG Group Chairman GRK Reddy arrested for cheating 9.11.2017 Sify Finance
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It's not Tesla that scares Europe in electric-car race 8.11.2017 Latest News
The European Commission proposed a 30% reduction in car discharges of carbon dioxide by 2030 compared to 2021
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