MINISTRY OF CORPORATE AFFAIRS
Steel ministry looks at USD 70bn investments in eastern region
Launching the 'Purvodaya' programme here, Pradhan said the underdeveloped districts in West Bengal, Chhattisgarh, northern Andhra Pradesh, Jharkhand and Odisha have to be taken forward for development of the steel sector. Addressing an event organised by CII, Pradhan, minister of petroleum, natural gas and steel, said the region has rich deposits of coal, iron ore and bauxite.
Corporate law: How it could affect business operations
The acts of a company’s internal management are normally not interfered by a judicial ...
DoT seeking Rs 3 lakh crore from GAIL, other non-telecom PSUs result of communication gap: Dharmendra Pradhan
The government's demand from su...
Commerce ministry holds meeting with SEZ players to discuss issues
One of the members of this committee, Srikanth Badiga, said issues related to further improving ease of doing business for these zones were also discussed. The industry demand to extend the direct tax incentives to SEZ units beyond March 31 also figured in the meeting.
Senior IPS officer AP Maheshwari appointed Director General of CRPF
Maheshwari, a 1984 batch IPS officer of the Uttar Pradesh cadre, is at present Special Secretary (Internal Security) in the Union Home Ministry. He has been appointed to the post up to February 28, 2021, i.e. the date of his superannuation, the order stated. The post of DG CRPF was lying vacant after R R Bhatnagar retired on December 31.
Over 1,000 individuals register with independent directors' databank
The databank is expected to become a comprehensive repository of both existing independent directors as well as individuals eligible and willing to be appointed as independent directors. The Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA), under the Corporate Affairs Ministry, is maintaining the databank portal.
Consumer confidence plunges 7.3% in January 2020: Report
The monthly PCSI, which is driven by the aggregation of the four weighted sub-indices, has plummeted for at least 3 of the 4 sub indices. The four sub-indices are: Current Conditions Index; Expectations Index; Investment Index; and Jobs Index.
China bookings hit amidst Coronavirus outbreak
“We are getting cancellations from business travellers. This is not the season for leisure travel to China from India, but even leisure travellers are apprehensive about future bookings,” Bigbreaks.com managing director Kapil Goswamy said. “It is not a positive signal.”
Maha portfolios: NCP gets 'plum' ministries, Ajit Pawar bags Finance, Anil Deshmukh Home affairs
Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister and senior NCP leader Ajit Pawar has got the finance and planning department while his party colleague Ani...
Corporate affairs ministry reviews IL&FS resolution progress
After the crisis at diversified IL&FS came to light last year, the ministry had superseded its board and since then various measures have been taken to address the issues as well as repay outstanding dues of the group.
View: FM needs to restore RBI’s independence, and sternly balance her Budget
It is the central government, and its financier, the Reserve Bank of India. Sitharaman had budgeted for a generous fiscal deficit, and former RBI governor Urjit Patel had reluctantly promised to finance it.
India building new 'steel fence' along Pakistan, Bangla borders: Officials
The Comprehensive Integrated Border Management System (CIBMS) that entails deployment of smart fences, advanced surveillance gadgets and anti-infiltration alarms has been speeded up by the border management division under the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and Border Security Force along these two borders, sources said.
Coronavirus: Thermal screening of passengers flying in from China at 7 airports
The Civil Aviation Ministry has directed seven airports including Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai and Kolkata to make arrangements for screening of passengers arriving from China in the wake of outbreak of an infection caused by a new strain of virus there.
Bangladesh dismisses reports on MoS Foreign Affairs skipping India’s key dialogue
“Ministry of Foreign Affairs has noticed few misleading news items published in different media regarding the supposed visit of State Minister for Foreign Affairs to participate in Raisina Dialouge in New Delhi organized by Observer Research Foundation(ORF),” according to Bangladesh Foreign Affairs Ministry statement.
A movie, a ministry and a question
Skills ministry says it's 'evaluating' Deepika video; Chhapaak team says no contract.
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