Labour Department issued notification regarding The Consumer Price Index

The Government of Kerala, Labour Department has issued notification regarding  The Consumer Price Index (Cost of Living Index) Numbers applicable to employees in employment under the Minimum Wages Act (Central Act XI of 1948) for the month of November 2023 as ascertained by the Director General of Economics & Statistics under clause (C) of the Act.

Government of Tamil Nadu has announced the sale of 20 year securities

Government of Tamil Nadu has announced the sale of 20 year securities for Rs.2000 crore and 30 year securities for Rs.2000 crore in the form of Stock to the Public by auction. The auction will be conducted by the Reserve Bank of India at its Mumbai Office, Fort, Mumbai, on January 23, 2024.

Gujarat Is Set To Become India’s Green Hydrogen Hub

The Green Hydrogen Destination of India” seminar during the third day of the tenth edition of the Vibrant Summit, Chief Minister of Gujarat declared that under the guidance of the Prime Minister, Gujarat is poised to become the country’s Green Hydrogen Hub. The government has formulated a special land policy, dedicating 2 lakh hectares of wasteland in Kutch and Banaskantha districts for green hydrogen production. Gujarat, aligning with this vision, has allocated 2 lakh crore rupees for the green growth sector over the next five years.

Operational Guidelines for Electricity Duty Exemption for MSMEs

Government of Odisha introduces New Policy Provisions in New Enterprises with investment in plant and machinery up to INR 50 crores shall be exempted from the payment of electricity duty up to a contract demand of 750 KVA for a period of 5 years from the date of commencement of production. Terms and expressions used in this operational guideline, but not specifically defined/explained here, shall have the same meaning as in Odisha MSME development policy – 20222. Electricity Authority means Additional Chief Engineer-cum-Electrical Inspector for the purpose of exemption of Electricity Duty.

Brewing Excellence: FSSAI CEO Pours The Tea On Safety

The collaborative efforts of all stakeholders have provided a platform for the exchange of insights and have promoted safe, sustainable, and quality-driven tea production in the country. The commitment to fostering a robust tea industry that prioritizes consumer safety and quality standards was evident throughout the session.

FSSAI & Customs Raids Fizzled Out Beer in Delhi

During the inspection, discoveries were made as a Food Business Operator (FBO) was found harboring a substantial stockpile of 45 metric tonnes of expired beer from a popular brand. With an estimated value of Rs. 1 crore, the expired products were promptly seized by FSSAI.

SIGHT Program: Incentive for Procurement of Green Ammonia and Green Hydrogen

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) has issued scheme guidelines for implementation of Strategic Interventions for Green Hydrogen Transition (SIGHT) Program under the National Green Hydrogen Mission (NGHM). This notification was issued on January 16, 2024. The MNRE has stated that the President of India as sanctioned the scheme for procurement of green […]

SOP for Recycling of Lead Scrap and Used Lead Acid Batteries

This SOP covers lead acid battery plates, rains, rinks, radio, racks, rakes, ropes, rono, rents, relay, rails and other lead scrap/ ashes/ residues, etc. The SOP specifies the requirements for seeking permission for import of lead scrap and used lead acid batteries for recycling.