Last Updated: Friday, December 06, 2013, 18:54
Sugar stocks Friday gained as much as 10.4 percent after an informal group of ministers, headed by Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar, recommended a slew of incentives for the industry.
Last Updated: Friday, December 06, 2013, 16:45
The ministers also suggested recasting of loans taken by mills as per Reserve Bank norms, incentives to produce 4 million tonnes of raw sugar and setting up of buffer stock, besides doubling ethanol-blending in petrol to 10 percent.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 22:49
The apex body of plastic industry Tuesday appealed to the Centre to set up plastic parks across the country and provide fund for technology upgradation of units operating in the key sector.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 22:01
Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh has said that India is poised to be the third biggest aviation market in the world by 2020.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013, 16:25
The White House made its position clear on the contentious H-1B provisions of Senate version of the immigration bill.
Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 19:36
Dashing hopes of recovery, the output of eight core sector industries contracted by 0.6 percent in October due to poor showing by coal, oil and gas sectors.
Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 19:07
Car makers suffered post-festive season pangs in November with major companies Maruti Suzuki India, Hyundai Motor India, Tata Motors and Mahindra & Mahindra reporting decline in domestic sales.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 19:29
Researchers at the University of Toronto researchers have developed a series of techniques to create a variety of very active iron-based catalysts necessary to produce the alcohols and amines used in the drug and perfume industry.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 11:55
Moreover, Indian pharma industry is pretty fragmented, so it is difficult for few players to control the whole pharma market.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 22:42
Uttar Pradesh government and sugar millers are headed for a showdown with the industry refusing to start operations despite tax incentives to break the impasse over cane prices.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 22:17
The Cabinet Thursday deferred decision on relaxing FDI norms for the housing sector and reducing foreign investment limit to 49 percent in rare and critical areas of the pharma segment.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 20:14
Apex sugar industry body ISMA Thursday called the tax sops offered by the Uttar Pradesh government insufficient and said mills won't start operations until the state fixes reasonable cane prices or links them to market rates.
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