Urea may come under NBS before direct cash transfer
Fixing NBS rate for urea will encourage balanced use of urea and bring in efficiency in the fertiliser industry by infusing competition. The DCT is aimed at replacing the existing direct benefit transfer (DBT) system where farmers buy urea at subsidised price, which is almost one-third of the total cost.
We will offer 5 times more subsidy than AAP: Manoj Tiwari
BJP's Manoj Tiwari says that the CAA protests will hurt AAP and Congress as these p...
Subsidised LPG prices rise 13% in 6 months
State oil companies raised prices of subsidised cooking gas by nearly Rs 30 a cylinder in August a...
India imposes anti-subsidy duty on imports of copper wire rods from 4 nations
DGTR has recommended imposition of the duty on the imports of 'continuous cast copper wire rods' from Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam. In its probe, the DGTR had concluded that the products have been exported to India from these countries at subsidised prices. The duty imposed was in the range between 2.47 per cent and 10.27 per cent on the landed value of the product in India.
Goa: Subsidies for solar heating systems hiked
An eligible applicant will receive a subsidy of Rs 3,000, up from Rs 2,000, for installations with a capacity of up to 150 LPD (litres per day).
Kerala CM announces wage subsidy scheme for new ventures
“The investment climate prevailing in the state is most conducive. This is especially significant at a time when certain parts of the country and the world are in the grip of tension and anxiety. Here is an ideal destination where investment can be made in diverse sectors without having any tension or anxiety,” the chief minister said.
Tailor-made for jobs: A decision to offer wage subsidies has drawn investment and jobs in spades
Jharkhand’s decision to offer wage subsidies in the garment industry has drawn investment &jobs in spades.
Signature Global to invest Rs 375 cr on new affordable housing project in Gurugram
Signature Global in a statement said that it has started construction work on a new project 'Signature Global Proxima I and II' comprising 1,410 units with a total investment of around Rs 375 crore.
Chandigarh: Centre releases Rs 5 crore for solar subsidy
In the new year, the UT administration will transfer subsidy amount in the account of eligible beneficiaries
Punjab may withdraw power subsidy to ‘large’ farmers
The final decision on the move, that could trigger a massive reaction from the state’s farming community, has not yet been taken. The subsidy for small and marginal farmers would continue. Rich farmers, according to the state government, are those with ‘medium’ and ‘large’ landholdings.
Electric 2-wheeler makers learning to survive without subsidy, FAME II not worked: SMEV
The Society of Manufacturers of Electric Vehicle (SMEV) said after getting a "shock" when FAME II was implemented from April 1, 2019, the industry has devised ways to keep afloat by selling low to mid-speed vehicles, which don't qualify for incentives at heavy discount but incurring losses in the process.
Soon, interest subsidy on loans for pharmaceutical infrastructure, technology upgrades
The Department of Pharmaceuticals proposes to bear 6% of the interest on loans up to Rs 8-10 crore for three years, through a public sector financial institution to be selected after open competitive bidding.
A tax cut for you in Budget won't give India the boost it needs
To reverse the ongoing economic slowdown, the immediate priority is to stimulate demand in the system.
Feedstock subsidy to BCPL would provide socio-economic benefits to Assam: Sarbananda Sonowal
The Chief Minister expressed deep gratitude to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for this landmark decision and said that the decision reflected the Prime Minister’s commitment towards development of the region.
Punjab releases Rs 1,353 crore for power subsidy, retirement benefits
Disclosing this here, a spokesperson of the Chief Minister’s Office said that funds to the tune of Rs. 400 crore had been released to the PSPCL for agriculture power subsidy to farmers, with another Rs.181.63 crore released for making payments for retiral benefits including GPF/Leave Encashment to employees who had retired up to September 30, 2019.
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