Sez

  • Infosys to set up SEZ in Indore with Rs 400 crore investment 24-02-2014 05:52 PM

    IT major Infosys on Monday laid the foundation stone of its proposed SEZ which will be created with an initial investment of Rs 400 crore. The foundation-laying ceremony of the SEZ, to be constructed on 130 acres of land, was held at the Super Corridor on the outskirts of city...
  • SC commences hearing on land acquisition for SEZ 23-01-2014 04:46 PM

    New Delhi: Seven years after the first plea was made, the Supreme Court on Thursday commenced the crucial final hearing on a bunch of petitions challenging the validity of the Special Economic Zone (SEZ) policy of the Centre and the laws governing it for the acquisition of land in the...
  • Government allows Parsvnath Infrastructure to surrender IT SEZ 18-11-2013 10:44 PM

    The government has allowed Parsvnath Infra to surrender its IT/ITeS special economic zone in Uttrakhand. The approval was given by the Board of Approval (BoA), headed by Commerce Secretary SR Rao in its meeting on November 8. As per the minutes of the meeting, the Board noted that government of...
  • No plans now to return West Bengal land: Infosys 06-08-2013 05:24 AM

    IT major Infosys on Monday said it did not have any immediate plans to return the 50-acre plot given by the West Bengal government, but indicated that a solution could be found out if alternative proposals like "SEZ-like tax benefits" were provided. "There are no plans to give up land...
  • Tatas to move SC against Singur land distribution 27-06-2011 11:06 PM

    Mumbai: Tata Motors on Monday said it will move the Supreme Court against distribution of land which the West Bengal government had taken back from the company through an Act passed in the Assembly. "As per the country's legal procedures, the company will agitate the matter before the Supreme Court,"...
  • Top Indian businessmen keen on Bangladesh SEZ 10-05-2011 01:03 PM

    Dhaka: Fifty Indian investors, including the Tata, Birla and TVS groups, have sought a special economic zone (SEZ) to be set up in Bangladesh for joint ventures. A visiting business delegation of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on Monday proposed that the Bangladesh government establish a SEZ for them...
  • Govt imposes 18.5 pc MAT on SEZ developers 28-02-2011 02:36 PM

    New Delhi: The government on Monday proposed to levy Minimum Alternate Tax (MAT) of 18.5 per cent on the book profits of Special Economic Zone developers and units, which was termed as a 'setback' by the players. Both the developers as well as units in the tax free enclaves were...
  • Mukesh Ambani's Raigadh SEZ project scrapped 20-02-2011 09:17 AM

    Mumbai: It is the triumph of people power. The Mukesh Ambani-led Raigadh Special Economic Zone project, touted as the country's biggest SEZ has now been scrapped by the Maharashtra government. Protesting farmers in the area will now get their land back. Floated by Ambani in partnership with Anand Jain, the...
  • Env Min gives conditional clearance to POSCO 31-01-2011 07:20 PM

    New Delhi: The Environment Ministry has given a conditional green signal to South Korean steel giant Poscos project to build a captive port and steel plant in Orissa. The go-ahead by the ministry is based on 50 additional conditions, the prominent conditions being: No construction in high erosion zone, No...
  • Posco again in the midst of controversy 20-10-2010 10:05 AM

    Environmental ministry has asked for a comprehensive environmental assessment report as Posco tries to go ahead with the project in Orissa. ...
  • Left Front era in West Bengal is over: Mamata 23-05-2009 02:54 AM

    Mamata Banerjee is one of the 19 ministers to take oath on Friday. ...