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DEA discusses indigenous manufacture of fighter jets, choppers

DEA discusses indigenous manufacture of fighter jets, choppers

Defence Ministry sources said the DAC, chaired by Defence Minister Arun Jaitley, made "forward movement" towards finalising the 'strategic partnership (SP) model', covering "substantial ground".

May 15, 2017, 22:38 PM IST
Government extends DEA Secretary Shaktikanta Das' term by 3 months

Government extends DEA Secretary Shaktikanta Das' term by 3 months

Das, 59, took over charge as Economic Affairs Secretary in Ministry of Finance on August 29, 2015 with his term coming to an end on March 31, 2017.

Jan 23, 2017, 22:35 PM IST
Disinvestment department seeks tax incentives for retail investors

Disinvestment department seeks tax incentives for retail investors

In a bid to broad base retail participation in stock markets the Department of Disinvestment (DoD) has suggested tax incentives for small investors to invest in the equity market.

Oct 18, 2015, 11:10 AM IST

FinMin restricts Internet access for director-level officers

Amid a CBI probe into leakage of secret documents, Finance Ministry has clamped down on the use of Internet and private emails by those up to the director level in the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA), restricting the access only to official mails and government websites.

Mar 18, 2015, 19:44 PM IST

FinMin restricts Internet access for director-level officers

 Amid a CBI probe into leakage of secret documents, Finance Ministry has clamped down on the use of Internet and private emails by those up to the director level in the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA), restricting the access only to official mails and government websites.

Mar 18, 2015, 19:42 PM IST

BP unveils $12 bn investment in Egypt gas fields

British energy giant BP said Friday it would invest $12 billion (11 billion euros) in gas fields in Egypt together with Russian-owned partner DEA, calling it a "vote of confidence" in the country.

Mar 06, 2015, 17:43 PM IST

Govt calls high-level meet on FEMA notice to Pak airline

The government has convened a high -level meeting of finance and security officials in order to chart the next course of action in the case of alleged foreign exchange violations in purchase of properties here by Pakistan's national airliner PIA.

Feb 04, 2015, 22:58 PM IST

South Africa rhino poaching hits new high

The number of rhino poached for their horns since January 2013 has increased to 725, exceeding the annual record of 668 set in 2012, South Africa`s department of environmental affairs (DEA) said Thursday.

Oct 04, 2013, 09:19 AM IST

Govt working on Infrastructure Trust Fund: Mayaram

With a view to accelarte flow of long-term funds in infrastructure projects, the finance ministry is looking to put in place a new structure called Infrastructure Trust Fund, much in line with Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT), a top official said on Friday.

Sep 20, 2013, 13:29 PM IST

Growth likely to pick up in Q3 and Q4: Mayaram

Economic growth will pick up in the third and fourth quarters of the current fiscal and the government will be able to meet its fiscal deficit target, a top finance ministry official said Wednesday.

Sep 18, 2013, 21:23 PM IST

DEA likely to be authorised as sole agency to define "infra"

The Government is likely to designate Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) as the sole agency to define the scope of the term "infrastructure".

Nov 18, 2011, 00:43 AM IST

DEA likely to be authorised as sole agency to define 'infra'

The Department of Economic Affairs could become the sole agency to define the scope of the term "infrastructure" and the proposal is likely to be cleared by the panel of Secretaries meeting on September 30.

Sep 25, 2011, 15:50 PM IST

DEA reach goes global, beyond drugs: Report

Cables say Drug Enforcement Administration`s operations had become expansive.

Dec 26, 2010, 11:32 AM IST

No impact on nuke prog if WB site does not take off: DEA

The Department of Atomic Energy on Friday said there would be no impact on the national nuclear energy programme even if Haripur in West Bengal, one of the five sites selected for the project, does not take off.

Jul 16, 2010, 22:20 PM IST