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CSR: Cos spend Rs 4,719 cr in first 8 months of this fiscal

Feb 09 2018

Companies shelled out Rs 4,719 cr towards CSR activities in the first eight months of the current fiscal, according to govt.

Rs 6-crore GST evasion in 5 months of FY 2018: Minister

Feb 06 2018

The govt has unearthed GST evasion to the tune of Rs 5.70 cr in 16 cases in just five months of the ongoing financial year.

Black money fight: Govt to deregister 1.20 lakh more companies

Jan 16 2018

Nearly 2.26 lakh companies have already been deregistered and around 3.09 lakh directors associated with these entities have been disqualified.

Corp Affairs Min will examine Sebi order against PW: Chaudhary

Jan 11 2018

The corporate affairs ministry will examine Sebi's order against audit major Price Waterhouse in the Satyam Computer Services case, Chaudhary said.

196 cos face penal action for CSR violations: Govt

Jan 02 2018

"Till date, the ministry has accorded permission for penal action against 196 companies for financial year 2014- 15," PP Chaudhary stated.

Over 3 lakh directors disqualified; 2.25 lakh cos struck off

Dec 18 2017

Over 3 lakh persons have been disqualified for holding the post of director at registered companies for failing to comply with regulatory requirements, the govt said.

CSR spending rose to Rs 9,882 crore in 2015-16: Chaudhary

Nov 30 2017

Companies spent nearly 12 per cent more money at Rs 9,882 cr towards CSR works in 2015-16, PP Chaudhary said

MoS, Chief Justice of India cross swords on judicial activism

Nov 25 2017

MoS Law and Justice and Chief Justice of India crossed swords over judicial activism at a conference on the occasion of National Law Day.

'Govt open to amending IBC to address practical difficulties'

Oct 08 2017

The Code -- which provides for a market-determined and time-bound insolvency resolution process -- became operational in December last year.

GST to pave way for huge reforms in the country, says minister

Oct 04 2017

Chaudhary asserted that GST would turn out to be a game changer.

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4 companies put in bids for 9 operational national highways under ‘toll-operate-transfer’ model

Brookfield Asset mgmt, Macquarie, IRB Infra and Roadis- NIIF are cos in fray

NHAI hopes to generate more than Rs 6000 cr Under TOT model

auction will involve five highways running across Andhra Pradesh and four in Gujarat
total length of these highways is just under 700 km

Successful bidder to get toll collection rights for 30 years


Ministry of Commerce recommended Central Govt Anti dumping duty on Dimethylacetamide

Recommend duty for 5 Yrs on DMAC originating from China and Turkey


Co bags Rajasthan Project

Received a LOI to construct, own, operate and maintain Fatehgarh-Bhadla transmission project in Rajasthan

Received LOI from PFC Consulting Ltd, an arm of Power Finance Corporation

With this project, ATL will strengthen its existing presence in Rajasthan with 2 operational transmission projects and 4 under construction assets

On completion of this acquisition cumulative transmission network will reach 12000 ckt kms, out of which ~9000 ckt kms under operation

Transformation capacity of ATL will also increase to 19,300 MVA from 35 substations


To be out of F&O if it does not declare quarterly results by March 1

All existing F&O contracts will expire on March 28

No fresh contracts will be available if the firm fails to submit results for quarters ended September and December 2017 by March 1

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