Petroleum Minister

  • Moily meets Chidambaram to discuss ways to cut oil import bill 29-08-2013 05:38 PM

    With fall in rupee value and the Syrian crisis ballooning oil import bill, Petroleum Minister M Veerappa Moily on Thursday met Finance Minister P Chidambaram to discuss possible solutions including Rs 3-4 per litre hike in diesel prices and cut in duties. The over 20 per cent rupee depreciation this...
  • Moily retracts statement on threat from import lobby 15-06-2013 09:20 PM

    Bangalore: Petroleum Minister M Veerappa Moily Saturday denied he had said that he faced a threat personally from oil import lobbies. "I did not say that. My statement has been confused by media," he told reporters on the margins of a function in Bangalore. Moily said what he had stated...
  • Oil Minister Moily vows speedy decisions; RIL rises 29-10-2012 03:50 PM

    New Delhi: New oil minister Veerappa Moily has promised to speed decision making in an effort to attract foreign investment, and will push domestic oil companies to aggressively bid for foreign oil and gas assets to meet growing energy demand. Moily was appointed as the country's new Petroleum and Natural...
  • India, Iran gas pipeline deal to be signed soon: Deora 23-06-2008 08:11 AM

    Cricket expert Aakash Chopra says the failure of India's senior batsmen and fast bowlers against New Zealand remains a worry. ...
  • Petrol cheaper by Rs 2, diesel Re 1 15-02-2007 01:07 PM

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