Subhash Narayan
New Delhi
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CVD perks up Jindal Stainless, sends steel maker’s scrip flying

The progressive recovery of steel market and recent imposition of countervailing duty (CVD) on flat stainless steel products has given a fresh lease of life to stressed steel maker Jindal Stainless

Experts say fuel price rise temporary

The recent global crude oil price spike may have rung alarm bells in the corridors of power but experts say that the latest upward movement may be temporary with prices coming back to normal range

Govt to monitor iron ore output

The government proposes to regulate output from iron ore mines to encourage its increased production in an effort to contain excessive volatility in ore prices.

New formula to check iron ore price volatility

The steel ministry wants to go ahead with its plan to introduce a new formula for the commodity that would check excessive volatility in iron ore prices.

Govt looks to open power export market further Saddled with surplus power and lower demand from utilities, the government is looking at throwing open short-term power market to consumers in neighbouring countries allowing them access to Indian pow
Import duties to be aligned with GST The government is all set to tweak customs duties in different commodities, including sugar, edible oils, wheat, pulses and fertiliser, starting this week to align them with local rates after GST impl
Centre, states consensus likely on including natural gas under GST The centre and states may agree to include natural gas in the goods and service tax (GST) regime ahead of other petroleum products if a suggestion from the petroleum ministry is accepted by the GST Co
Private players back in game Top private oil companies like Essar, Reliance, and Shell will be back in business to take on the state-run petroleum majors in the retail market following a decision to revise petrol and diesel price
Spot power rates trip on lower demand Contrary to expectations, lower demand and subsequent surplus has worked wonders for power consumers.
Govt mulls reclaiming IFFCO The government is looking at ways to regain control over IFFCO again, about 13 years after the fertiliser behemoth returned its share to wriggle out of official control.