Wednesday, Nov 30, 2022



Government hikes sugarcane FRP by Rs 15/quintal for 2022-23 season

August 04, 2022 1:15 am

The FRP of sugarcane has been fixed at Rs 305/quintal for a basic recovery rate of 10.25%.

CCEA approves extension of SSA up to 2025-26, Centre to spend Rs 1.85 lakh crore

August 04, 2021 10:30 pm

Besides this, the Union government also expects states to collectively pitch in Rs 1 lakh crore to implement the scheme during this time.

Govt hikes subsidies for DAP, other non-urea fertilisers; entails Rs 14,775 cr additional outgo

June 16, 2021 9:37 pm

Briefing the media, Minister of State for Chemicals and Fertilisers Mansukh Mandaviya on Wednesday said the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved increasing the subsidy amount for DAP fertilizer for the benefits of farmers.

CCEA okays launch of India’s first debt exchange-traded fund

December 05, 2019 3:30 am

Debt ETF allows conservative investors to own securities of government-owned firms along with the facility of liquidity.

Govt hikes raw jute MSP by Rs 200 to Rs 3,700/quintal for 2018-19

April 25, 2018 6:29 pm

The decision would benefit jute farmers mainly in West Bengal, Assam and Bihar which account for 95 per cent of the country's jute production. The government in the Budget for 2018-19 had announced fixing MSPs at 1.5 times the cost of production for various crops.

Non-power coal mines to be auctioned: Government

February 04, 2016 5:28 am

There will be no renewal of existing FSAs of non-regulated sectors, except for central public sector enterprises and fertiliser (urea) units, after completion of their current agreement tenure.

Decision to compensate developers likely to unlock Rs 35,000 crore of investments

November 25, 2015 2:36 am

In all, 34 projects stretching across 3,500 km are expected to benefit immediately from the measure, said ministry sources.

Road developers get nod to divest 100% in projects 2 years after completion

August 27, 2015 1:11 am

There are 80 such Build, Operate and Transfer (BOT) projects awarded prior to 2009 that have been completed and the locked in equity in these projects works out to approximately Rs 4,500 crore.

Stocking up, underground

July 15, 2015 2:48 am

For India, emergency crude stockpile located in rock caverns beneath the hills of Visakhapatnam might be a first of its kind project, but is part of a larger plan

Cabinet revises freight corridor cost to Rs 81,459 cr

June 25, 2015 12:53 am

In 2008, the CCEA had pegged the dedicated freight project cost at around Rs 28,181 crore.