Articles about Department of Investment and Public Asset Management

Telecom Ministry approves plan to merge BSNL with MTNL

30 Jul 2019

Business
Telecom Ministry approves plan to merge BSNL with MTNL

The Telecom Ministry has approved a plan to merge state-owned telecommunications companies Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Ltd and Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd.

Air-India Sale: Government might sell it completely, shedding 100% stake

24 Feb 2018

Business
Air-India Sale: Government might sell it completely, shedding 100% stake

The Centre is mulling options for selling Air India completely, which include offloading 100% of its stake the debt-ridden national carrier.

Government aims to raise Rs.72,500cr from disinvestment plan for 2017-18

19 Apr 2017

Business
Government aims to raise Rs.72,500cr from disinvestment plan for 2017-18

The government kick-started the process of selling minority stake in seven PSUs, including blue-chips like Indian Oil Corporation and Steel Authority of India.

The core team that drafted the Budget

07 Feb 2017

Business
The core team that drafted the Budget

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley was closely assisted by a team of seven top officials in drafting the Budget for 2017-18.

India Post launches payment bank in Raipur and Ranchi

30 Jan 2017

Business
India Post launches payment bank in Raipur and Ranchi

Enabling greater financial inclusion to rural areas, India Post Payment Bank (IPPB) was launched on pilot basis in Ranchi and Raipur today.