It was extended in view of further requests from interested bidders and the prevailing situation arising out of COVID-19, the ministry said
30 Jul 2020 9:50 AM
The government is selling all of its 53 per cent stake in BPCL in the country's biggest privatisation plan.
05 Feb 2020 1:04 PM
Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs had on Nov 20 given a go-ahead for sale of government's entire stake in BPCL.
24 Nov 2019 11:34 AM
Shares of Shipping Corp also rose 2.12 per cent to hit a one year high of Rs 69.80 in opening trade but later pared the gains.
21 Nov 2019 1:05 PM
Govt owns 63.75 per cent of Shipping Corp and a stake of 53.29 per cent in India’s second biggest state refiner BPCL.
21 Nov 2019 11:03 AM
In 2018, government put up 76 per cent stake of Air India for sale, which saw a lukewarm response by investors.
18 Nov 2019 12:40 PM
Videocon in 2013 sold the same stake to ONGC Videsh Ltd for $2.475 billion.
29 Oct 2019 1:22 AM
BPCL at the close of market on October 4 had a market capitalisation of about Rs 1.11 lakh crore.
06 Oct 2019 1:44 PM
Even a 26 per cent stake sale at this valuation would fetch the government Rs 26,500.
29 Sep 2019 12:32 PM
The police are on the lookout of one Akram Siddique, who is stated to be the kingpin of the racket that also operated in Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh.
18 Sep 2019 2:19 AM
The company will hold 74 per cent interest in the project while the remaining 26 per cent will be with Petronet LNG Ltd.
26 Aug 2019 4:52 PM
The golf course identified by DIPAM has two producing oil wells, sources said.
14 Jul 2019 12:46 PM
IOC, which had in 2016 proposed laying of the pipeline, will hold the remaining 50 per cent stake.
04 Jun 2019 2:36 PM
The deductible/excess under loss of profit cover due to business interruption this year has increased to 45 days from 30 days in the last policy.
21 May 2019 2:42 AM
Struggling to meet budget targets, the government had asked cash-rich PSUs to pay second interim dividend.
26 Apr 2019 2:26 PM
Refiners have not yet placed orders for Iranian oil for May, when current waiver expires, pending clarity from US.
17 Apr 2019 4:55 PM
IOC and HPCL won city gas distribution rights in nine geographical areas each last month, and BPCL got rights to two areas.
27 Mar 2019 7:08 PM
HPCL may submit a comprehensive representation to the Board and appear for a hearing on April 5
24 Feb 2019 3:20 PM
Brent crude prices fell 4.37 per cent, its biggest single-day fall in three months, to USD 76.24 barrel.
24 Oct 2018 6:26 PM
Government divests its stake by taking the entire proceeds from sale of shares cross held by oil PSUs.
15 Oct 2018 8:46 AM