The benchmark index of the Indian equities market was trading flat in the early morning trade session Thursday, led by a fall in metals and healthcare stocks.
Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL) Wednesday announced plans to source 1.5 million metric tonnes of ethane a year from the US to attain feedstock supply for its crackers.
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs Wednesday approved an increase in royalty rates of minerals, Telecommunications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad told reporters after the meeting.
The union cabinet Wednesday approved the development of metro rail project in the central Indian city of Nagpur with a proposed outlay of Rs.8,680 crore.
Domestic air passenger traffic increased by 7.19 percent in July to 52.16 lakh passengers - up from 48.66 lakh ferried in the corresponding month last year.
New Delhi Aug 20 (IANS) The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs Wednesday approved the long-pending increase in royalty rates of minerals.
The union cabinet Wednesday approved provision of mobile phone services at 2,199 locations in 10 states affected by Left-wing extremism.
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs Wednesday approved installation of 1,836 new base transmission mobile phone towers worth Rs.3,216 crore for better telecom connectivity in the Left-wing extremism (LWE) -affected areas.
The Empowered Committee (EC) of state finance ministers Wednesday resolved to lower the threshold limit for imposing the proposed Goods and Services Tax (GST) from Rs.25 lakh (Rs.2.5 million) to Rs.10 lakh (Rs.one million) and asked that states be given the legal powers to collect tax from businesses with annual turnover of up to Rs.1.5 crore (Rs.15 million).
A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed Wednesday's trade down 106.38 points or 0.40 percent as oil and gas stocks dipped.