Commerce Min terminates anti-dumping probe on solar cells

The Commerce Ministry’s investigation arm DGAD said it is terminating its anti-dumping probe on imports of solar cells from China, Taiwan and Malaysia. The Indian Solar Manufacturers Association has made a request to terminate the present investigation, it added. The probe was initiated by the Directorate General of Anti-Dumping and Allied Duties (DGAD) on July


Price realisation of coal by CIL via FSA dips 3.4% in Q3

Average price realisation of coal sold by CIL through fuel supply pacts fell 3.4 per cent to Rs 1,182 per tonne in October-December in comparison to the previous quarter, Parliament was informed today. “Average price realisation of coal sold by CIL(Coal India)through Fuel Supply Agreement (FSA) for the quarters ended December 31, 2017 and September

Oil & Gas

Government pushes oil companies to defer loan recovery under free LPG scheme

State-run fuel retailers have decided to defer recovery of instalments on loan given to poor households for buying stove and the first cooking gas cylinder, or both, at the time of getting free LPG connection under the Centre’s ‘Ujjwala’ scheme. According to the decision, taken after a nudge from the oil ministry, public sector oil

Civil Aviation

Air India flight over Saudi airspace reflects India’s new image: Suresh Prabhu

Saudi Arabia’s decision allowing Air India to use its airspace for flights to Israel from New Delhi shows the “new image and reality” of India, Aviation Minister Suresh Prabhu today said. “Saudi Arabia has allowed the first ever flight of Air India (from New Delhi) to Tel Aviv, Israel over its airspace. It has never


MEP Infra bags 3 Maha road projects worth Rs 2,922 crore

Road toll management firm MEP Infrastructure Developers today said it, along with its JV partner LongJian Road & Bridge Company, has bagged three road projects in Maharashtra worth Rs 2,921.83 crore from the NHAI. To be developed under the hybrid annuity model (HAM), the project includes four laning of Ausa-Chakur section worth Rs 848.63 crore,