Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Special project: ONGC to provide artificial limbs to 42 persons in Assam

STATE-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) on December 17 said it will provide "intelligent artificial limbs" to 42 differently abled persons in Assam. The project will be completed in three phases in Sivasagar and Charaideo districts of ONGC's operational areas. "Under the CSR project, 42 divyangs (differently abled) of Sivasagar and Charaideo districts who have lost their limbs will be fitted with superior quality intelligent artificial limbs," the company said in a release.
Among them, nine persons were fitted...

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

ONGC is hiring: Over 400 posts up for grabs

OIL and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), WOU, Mumbai has notified a recruitment for filling 422 vacancies in multiple posts including assistant technician, technical assistant, junior fire supervisor, vehicle driver, health attendants and few more.
Interested candidates can apply for the positions online at the official website of ONGC. The last date of application is January 1, 2019.
Maharatna oil giant ONGC is the largest crude oil and natural gas company in India, contributing around 70 per cent to Indian domestic production. Crude oil is the...

Monday, December 17, 2018

Scooter India to launch electric vehicles, Lambretta EV on the anvil: Report

SCOOTERS India Limited on December 14 said it plans to venture into the electric vehicles (EV) segment, including bringing back the once popular Lambretta brand in electric version. The board of directors of the PSU at its meeting took note of diversifying its product range in line with the upcoming EV market in the country, Scooters India Ltd (SIL) said in a regulatory filing.
It is in discussions with several companies, including BHEL and NTPC, for the venture. The company further said it intends to develop...

Friday, December 14, 2018

GAIL is hiring: Apply for 176 engineer, marketing officer and other posts

MAHARATNA PSU GAIL (India) Ltd is hiring for various posts. A notification has been released by GAIL for the recruitment of various posts. Interested candidates can apply for the posts like senior engineer, officer etc. via the official website of GAIL: The application is only open for the Indian nationals and experienced candidates.
GAIL is the largest state-owned natural gas processing and distribution company in India. It has the following...

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Air India invites bids for selling iconic Nariman Point building

DEBT-ridden Air India has called for bids to sell the iconic 23-storey -- Air India Building -- located at Nariman Point in Mumbai. According to a tender document on the airline's website dated December 7, bids have been invited by December 31, 2018 from state-run companies for the sale of the building and for the land on which it has been built on an "as is where is" basis. "Air India invites sealed bids from intending bidders for Sale of 'Leasehold Rights' of the land and Air India Building constructed thereon, at Nariman Point among Govt. entities only on as is where is basis," the tender document said.
"Air India has the 'Leasehold' rights on the land...

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Air India's divestment is ‘temporarily’ on hold: Top official

Pradeep Kharola, Air India CMD
THE government has decided to keep the divestment of Air India (AI) at the back burner till the state carrier reduces the amount of debt it has on its books of accounts.
“The divestment has been put on hold for the time being,” Pradeep Kharola, chairman and managing director, Air India told a financial portal.
He said that the airline has been incurring losses, especially due to high crude oil prices, which made the bid unattractive.
“All the airlines have not...

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

NTPC eyes centre’s stake in SJVN in a bid to boost non-thermal portfolio: Report

THE Centre is using its persuasive skills to lure the Himachal Pradesh government for a smooth transaction between PSU NTPC and SJVN Ltd.
NTPC’s acquisition of SJVN will propel the government closer to its Rs 80,000 crore disinvestment target. NTPC’s acquisition of the centre’s stake in SJVN will be in line with the aim of increasing the non-thermal asset base of India’s largest power producer.
According to a company official, NTPC will...

Monday, December 10, 2018

NPCCL to develop residential quarters for officials of Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs

THE National Projects Construction Corporation Limited (NPCCL) is constructing 256 residential quarters for officials of Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs in Sector 9, Dwarka, New Delhi. The residential project costing Rs 211 crore will be completed within 34 months.
The department of revenue got the land measuring 17832 square meters for the purpose of institutional housing to meet the accommodation requirement and guest house cum transit hostel along with community facilities of its officials.
Chairman of Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs, S Ramesh said the board has appointed NPCC as its project management consultant to get...