A week after Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan urged the state governments to cut the value added tax or VAT on petrol and diesel, two BJP-ruled states Gujarat and Maharashtra have today slashed the VAT on fuel.
The 10th Wage Agreement of Coal Workers, which was pending from last year, was finalised by Coal India Limited and all the labour unions, with a 20 per cent increase in wages, new pension fund norms and a medical trust.
India Water Week 2017 Inaugurated 285 New Irrigation Projects to be Taken up by Next Year Says Gadkari
President Shri Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated India Water Week 2017 in New Delhi today.
OPEC and other oil producers may need to take “some extraordinary measures” next year to rebalance the oil market, the OPEC secretary-general said on Sunday.
State-owned ONGC is likely to sell some of its stake in IOC to institutional investors like LIC to part-fund its over Rs 34,000-crore acquisition of refiner Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL).
The Union government says there will be investment opportunities worth $300 billion in the petroleum sector over the next 10 years.
As a leading energy consumer, India is looking to upgrade its relationship with producing countries to a strategic one, instead of mere buyer-seller, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Monday.
Steel Authority of India (SAIL) on Sunday said it has entered into a strategic agreement with POSCO for wide-ranging technical services for its IISCO Steel Plant (ISP) at Burnpur to assist in realising the benefits from the company’s new plant.
IndiGrid, first infrastructure investment trust (InvIT) in the power sector, has acquired three more projects of its sponsor, Sterlite Power Grid Ventures, for Rs 1,490 crore.
Oil markets were cautious on Friday as traders monitored a tropical storm heading for the Gulf of Mexico and as China remained closed for a week-long public holiday.