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The Economic Times
PVR opens 5-screen multiplex in Panvel, increases pan-India presenceour audience here," said PVR Ltd, Joint Managing Director, Sanjeev Bijli. Earl
PVR opens 5-screen multiplex in Panvel, increases pan-India presence
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
our audience here," said PVR Ltd, Joint Managing Director, Sanjeev Bijli. Earlier this month PVR received an order of the Competition Commission of India (CCI) that approved the proposed combination with DLF Utilities Limited in relation to... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
After industry outcry, India puts GM seed order on holdthe whip on Monsanto, bringing out orders to cap prices of GM cotton seeds and
After industry outcry, India puts GM seed order on hold
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
the whip on Monsanto, bringing out orders to cap prices of GM cotton seeds and referring the US farm to the anti-trust Competition Commission of India for a probe into alleged monopoly. The new changes, which the GM industry association called... Read more
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Business Standard India
E-commerce litigations set to rise, feel observersassociations and even merchants of online marketplaces are going to the courts,
E-commerce litigations set to rise, feel observers
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
associations and even merchants of online marketplaces are going to the courts, asking for intervention of agencies such as Competition Commission of India (CCI) and the Enforcement Directorate (ED). In fact, companies are strengthening their legal... Read more
4d
Business Standard India
Rail regulator via executive order?official. The official also said the ministry wanted to ensure the regulator's
Rail regulator via executive order?
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
official. The official also said the ministry wanted to ensure the regulator's mandate did not overlap with that of the Competition Commission of India. Besides, it has to be in line with the Railway Act. To ensure this, the ministry has hired a... Read more
6d
The Financial Express
Bt Cotton: Centre genetically modifies trade rulesmonth, the Karnataka High Court had vacated its earlier order staying the agric
Bt Cotton: Centre genetically modifies trade rules
The Financial Express / Posted 6 days ago
month, the Karnataka High Court had vacated its earlier order staying the agriculture ministry’s decision. Separately, the Competition Commission of India is investigating a complaint filed by local seed companies accusing Monsanto of “abuse of... Read more
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6d
The Economic Times
E-commerce companies benefiting customers while promoting competitionhas also made the market more competitive, finance minister Arun Jaitley said o
E-commerce companies benefiting customers while promoting competition
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
has also made the market more competitive, finance minister Arun Jaitley said on Friday. Speaking at the annual lecture of Competition Commission of India (CCI), Jaitley said innovative technology being used by e-commerce companies were benefiting... Read more
6d
Business Standard India
FM blames lack of competition for power woessaid on Friday blamed the mess in the power sector on the lack of reforms in th
FM blames lack of competition for power woes
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
said on Friday blamed the mess in the power sector on the lack of reforms in the state. Delivering the annual lecture of Competition Commission of India (CCI) here, Jaitley said the consumer has no option when it comes to the electricity provider... Read more
6d
The Hindu
Ensure competition in public transport, railways, power discomdominated by the public sector. Delivering a lecture on 'Competition, Regulato
Ensure competition in public transport, railways, power discom
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
dominated by the public sector. Delivering a lecture on 'Competition, Regulator and Growth' at an event organised by the Competition Commission of India (CCI), Jaitley, said one of the reasonable exceptions to the fundamental right to trade and... Read more
6d
The Economic Times
Absence of pro-competition policy promotes crony capitalismpro-business without being pro-competition, the consequences could be very dang
Absence of pro-competition policy promotes crony capitalism
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
pro-business without being pro-competition, the consequences could be very dangerous," he said in his annual day lecture of Competition Commission of India . Citing example of Russia, he said, the country went in for a lot of privatisation without... Read more
7d
Business Standard India
CCI quashes appeal against distribution arm of RECThe Competition Commission of India (CCI) has quashed a case against REC Power
CCI quashes appeal against distribution arm of REC
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has quashed a case against REC Power Distribution Company Limited (RECPDCL) of abusive conduct. The wholly owned subsidiary of Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) was accused of leveraging its... Read more
9d
The Economic Times
Compat sets aside penalty imposed on CIL; case remitted to CCIpower and non-power companies on December 9, 2013," Coal India said in a BSE fi
Compat sets aside penalty imposed on CIL; case remitted to CCI
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
power and non-power companies on December 9, 2013," Coal India said in a BSE filing. The case has been remitted back to Competition Commission of India (CCI) for it to hear the matter again on merits and pass fresh orders, it said adding the CCI... Read more
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9d
Business Standard India
Markets reel under pressure; SBI up 1% ahead of mergerat Rs 526) on the BSE. All these banks ended higher in the range of 4%-13% on W
Markets reel under pressure; SBI up 1% ahead of merger
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
at Rs 526) on the BSE. All these banks ended higher in the range of 4%-13% on Wednesday. Hindustan Unilever has received Competition Commission of India's nod to sell its rice export business to Delhi-based LT Foods. HUL is down 1% while LT Foods... Read more
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9d
Business Standard India
Weak global cues take shine off markets; Sensex dips 200 pointstraders cautioned that high global crude inventories were still weighing on mar
Weak global cues take shine off markets; Sensex dips 200 points
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
traders cautioned that high global crude inventories were still weighing on markets. Hindustan Unilever has received Competition Commission of India's nod to sell its rice export business to Delhi-based LT Foods. HUL is down 0.4% while LT... Read more
9d
Business Standard India
Weak global peers may push markets lower; 10 stocks in focusCompetition Appellate Tribunal (Compat) on Tuesday set aside the Rs 1,773-crore
Weak global peers may push markets lower; 10 stocks in focus
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
Competition Appellate Tribunal (Compat) on Tuesday set aside the Rs 1,773-crore penalty imposed on Coal India by the Competition Commission of India (CCI). Srei Infrastructure is looking to raise Rs 750-1,200 crore by diluting stake in... Read more
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9d
Business Standard India
Compat stays Rs 1,773-cr penalty on Coal IndiaThe Competition Appellate Tribunal (Compat) on Tuesday set aside the Rs 1,773-c
Compat stays Rs 1,773-cr penalty on Coal India
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
The Competition Appellate Tribunal (Compat) on Tuesday set aside the Rs 1,773-crore penalty imposed on Coal India by the Competition Commission of India (CCI). It also remitted the cases back to the CCI, which will hear them afresh and pass a... Read more
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9d
The Hindu
Tribunal sets aside order on Coal Indiadid not follow ‘principles of natural justice’. The Competition Appellate Trib
Tribunal sets aside order on Coal India
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
did not follow ‘principles of natural justice’. The Competition Appellate Tribunal (COMPAT) has set aside an order of the Competition Commission of India (CCI) imposing a fine of Rs.1,773 crore on Coal India Ltd (CIL).CIL was fined for “abusing of... Read more
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9d
New Kerala
COMPAT cancels Competition Commission's Rs.1,773 crore fine on Coal India - newkerala.com #64942New Delhi, May 17 : The Competition Appellate Tribunal (COMPAT) on Tuesday set
COMPAT cancels Competition Commission's Rs.1,773 crore fine on Coal India - newkerala.com #64942
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
New Delhi, May 17 : The Competition Appellate Tribunal (COMPAT) on Tuesday set aside the order of the Competition Commission of India (CCI) imposing a Rs.1,773 crore fine on Coal India Ltd (CIL), the legal advisors to the state miner said in a... Read more
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9d
Business Standard India
COMPAT overturns CCI's Rs 1,773-crore penalty on Coal IndiaCompetition Appellate Tribunal (Compat) on Tuesday set aside the ~1,773-crore p
COMPAT overturns CCI's Rs 1,773-crore penalty on Coal India
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
Competition Appellate Tribunal (Compat) on Tuesday set aside the ~1,773-crore penalty imposed on Coal India by the Competition Commission of India (CCI). It also remitted the cases back to the CCI, which will hear them afresh and pass a... Read more
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10d
dna
Fine of Rs 1,773 crore imposed on Coal India for unfair businessCoal India for unfair business ways and asked CCI to consider the matter afresh
Fine of Rs 1,773 crore imposed on Coal India for unfair business
dna / Posted 10 days ago
Coal India for unfair business ways and asked CCI to consider the matter afresh. At least two other orders passed by the Competition Commission of India (CCI) related to Coal India where the former did not impose any penalty have also been set... Read more
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The Economic Times
Competition Appellate Tribunal sets aside Rs 1,773-crore penalty on Coal IndiaAt least two other orders passed by the Competition Commission of India (CCI) r
Competition Appellate Tribunal sets aside Rs 1,773-crore penalty on Coal India
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
At least two other orders passed by the Competition Commission of India (CCI) related to Coal India where the former did not impose any penalty have also been set aside. The orders have been quashed on the ground that the regulator did not follow... Read more
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10d
Business Standard India
COMPAT turns down Rs 1,773-crore CCI penalty on Coal Indiasupply agreements with various customers The Competition Appellate Tribunal (C
COMPAT turns down Rs 1,773-crore CCI penalty on Coal India
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
supply agreements with various customers The Competition Appellate Tribunal (COMPAT) on Tuesday set aside the order of the Competition Commission of India (CCI) imposing a Rs 1773-crore fine on Coal India Ltd (CIL), as well as two related orders,... Read more
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The Economic Times
CCI to decide on cashbacks given by online payment platforms like Paytm and MobikwikPaytm and Mobikwik often offer cashback incentives to users making payments thr
CCI to decide on cashbacks given by online payment platforms like Paytm and Mobikwik
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
Paytm and Mobikwik often offer cashback incentives to users making payments through them. "A panel has been formed by the Competition Commission of India (CCI) that is studying the cashback model being used by online payment platforms, e-commerce... Read more
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The Economic Times
CCI curtailing elected person's tenure 'ultra vires': Compatthe elected representatives of an association, then the results would be catast
CCI curtailing elected person's tenure 'ultra vires': Compat
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
the elected representatives of an association, then the results would be catastrophic," the tribunal said. Last December, Competition Commission of India ( CCI ) had penalised Alkem Laboratories, its two officials, All Kerala Chemists and... Read more
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Business Standard India
CCI curtailing elected person's tenure 'ultra vires': Compatthe elected representatives of an association, then the results would be catast
CCI curtailing elected person's tenure 'ultra vires': Compat
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
the elected representatives of an association, then the results would be catastrophic," the tribunal said. Last December, Competition Commission of India (CCI) had penalised Alkem Laboratories, its two officials, All Kerala Chemists and Druggists... Read more
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Business Standard India
Has India's anti-trust watchdog lost its drive?There has been an interesting reversal of trend at the Competition Commission o
Has India's anti-trust watchdog lost its drive?
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
There has been an interesting reversal of trend at the Competition Commission of India. The number of its orders upholding violations since it was born in 2009-10 has flipped. From finding questionable business activities in nearly 60 per cent of the... Read more
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New Kerala
Ashok Chawla new NSE chairman - newkerala.com #63237on Friday. Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) appr
Ashok Chawla new NSE chairman - newkerala.com #63237
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
on Friday. Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) approved the name of Chawla, who was heading the Competition Commission of India (CCI), the NSE said, adding his appointment was effective from May 3 and till March 27,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Ashok Chawla new chairman of NSESecurities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has approved appointment of Ashok
Ashok Chawla new chairman of NSE
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) has approved appointment of Ashok Chawla, former head of the Competition Commission of India (CCI), as new chairman of the National Stock Exchange (NSE), a spokesman at the exchange said on Friday. He is... Read more
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The Hindu
SEBI approves Ashok Chawla as NSE chairmanAshok Chawla, the former chief of fair trade regulator Competition Commission o
SEBI approves Ashok Chawla as NSE chairman
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
Ashok Chawla, the former chief of fair trade regulator Competition Commission of India (CCI), has become the chairman of the National Stock Exchange (NSE). Capital market watchdog SEBI has approved the appointment and Mr. Chawla’s tenure as chairman... Read more
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The Financial Express
SEBI approves appointment of Ashok Chawla as NSE chairman(PTI) The Securities and Exchange Board of India has approved the appointment
SEBI approves appointment of Ashok Chawla as NSE chairman
The Financial Express / Posted 14 days ago
(PTI) The Securities and Exchange Board of India has approved the appointment of Ashok Chawla, the former head of the Competition Commission of India, as the new chairman of the National Stock Exchange (NSE), a spokesman at the bourse said on... Read more
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dna
Meddling with marketsfares and checks whether airlines are violating the fare buckets which are alre
Meddling with markets
dna / Posted 14 days ago
fares and checks whether airlines are violating the fare buckets which are already pre-determined for each route. Then, the Competition Commission of India also steps in occasionally, checking airfares. The best way to allow the airline sector to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Competition Commission clears DBS-RBS dealof the parties, it is observed that they face significant competitive constrain
Competition Commission clears DBS-RBS deal
The Economic Times / Posted 15 days ago
of the parties, it is observed that they face significant competitive constraints from a large number of big public and private players providing a range of banking services including corporate loans," Competition Commission of India (C... Read more
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The Financial Express
Last hurdle over in sale of all Lafarge’s cement biz(Compat), Lafarge India can go ahead and sell all its 11 million tonne cement c
Last hurdle over in sale of all Lafarge’s cement biz
The Financial Express / Posted 17 days ago
(Compat), Lafarge India can go ahead and sell all its 11 million tonne cement capacity in India. Dalmia’s challenge to the Competition Commission of India (CCI) order allowing Lafarge to sell its entire India assets meant the firm would only have... Read more
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The Economic Times
Dalmia Cement withdraws appeal against proposed sale of Lafarge’s entire cement assets in India(Bharat) Ltd had earlier approached the Competition Appellate Tribunal (Compat)
Dalmia Cement withdraws appeal against proposed sale of Lafarge’s entire cement assets in India
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
(Bharat) Ltd had earlier approached the Competition Appellate Tribunal (Compat) against an order of fair trade regulator Competition Commission of India (CCI) that approved a sale proposal submitted by the French cement firm. GR Bhatia, partner... Read more
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Business Standard India
Dalmia makes way for Lafarge-Holcim mergerof a challenge to the proposed merger of Lafarge and Holcim in India. Dalmia ha
Dalmia makes way for Lafarge-Holcim merger
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
of a challenge to the proposed merger of Lafarge and Holcim in India. Dalmia had challenged an approval given by the Competition Commission of India (CCI) to the proposed merger. In February 2016, CCI had allowed the Lafarge-Holcim merger... Read more
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20d
dna
CCI approves PVR-DT Cinemas deal albeit with some tweaksPVR is working on renegotiating the terms of DT Cinemas deal with DLF after the
CCI approves PVR-DT Cinemas deal albeit with some tweaks
dna / Posted 20 days ago
PVR is working on renegotiating the terms of DT Cinemas deal with DLF after the Competition Commission of India (CCI) approved the transaction albeit with some changes. Last June, PVR had announced the acquisition of DT Cinemas for Rs 500 crore... Read more
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Business Standard India
CCI clears PVR-DT deal, with ridersJune, PVR had announced the acquisition of DT Cinemas for Rs 500 crore after ab
CCI clears PVR-DT deal, with riders
Business Standard India / Posted 20 days ago
June, PVR had announced the acquisition of DT Cinemas for Rs 500 crore after aborting a similar deal in February 2010 The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has permitted PVR to acquire the DLF group's multiplex arm, DT Cinemas, provided it... Read more
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21d
The Financial Express
CCI okays PVR-DT Cinemas deal, asks to exclude certain assetsDLF with a total capacity of around 9,000 seats. Meanwhile, this is at least t
CCI okays PVR-DT Cinemas deal, asks to exclude certain assets
The Financial Express / Posted 21 days ago
DLF with a total capacity of around 9,000 seats. Meanwhile, this is at least the third time in the recent years, when the Competition Commission of India (CCI) has called for divestment of assets in a big ticket deal as a condition for... Read more
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21d
The Economic Times
CCI okays PVR-DT Cinemas deal, asks to exclude certain assetsDLF with a total capacity of around 9,000 seats. Meanwhile, this is at least t
CCI okays PVR-DT Cinemas deal, asks to exclude certain assets
The Economic Times / Posted 21 days ago
DLF with a total capacity of around 9,000 seats. Meanwhile, this is at least the third time in the recent years, when the Competition Commission of India (CCI) has called for divestment of assets in a big ticket deal as a condition for... Read more
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21d
The Economic Times
State cement units may be revived to give a boost to roads, realty projectsfrom China if they do not bring down their prices. Earlier, Confederation of R
State cement units may be revived to give a boost to roads, realty projects
The Economic Times / Posted 21 days ago
from China if they do not bring down their prices. Earlier, Confederation of Real Estate Developers' Associations of India had complained to the Competition Commission of India about high cement prices, accusing some cement makers of cartelisa... Read more
21d
The Economic Times
Former CBDT chief Anita Kapur appointed COMPAT membertill she attains the age of 65 years, an order issued by Department of Personne
Former CBDT chief Anita Kapur appointed COMPAT member
The Economic Times / Posted 21 days ago
till she attains the age of 65 years, an order issued by Department of Personnel and Training said. COMPAT is a statutory organisation to hear and dispose of appeals against any order passed by fair-trade regulator Competition Commission of... Read more
22d
The Telegraph
Brothers in bailout bonhomieextend Rs 500 crore as advance against interest after it received approvals fro
Brothers in bailout bonhomie
The Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
extend Rs 500 crore as advance against interest after it received approvals from shareholders of both the companies and the Competition Commission of India. On the deal, JSPL said: "As part of monetisation plans already advised, JSPL has been... Read more
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22d
Business Standard India
Brotherly buyout of JSPL's Chhattisgarh power plantan interest-bearing advance of Rs 500 crore, after approval from the shareholde
Brotherly buyout of JSPL's Chhattisgarh power plant
Business Standard India / Posted 22 days ago
an interest-bearing advance of Rs 500 crore, after approval from the shareholders of JSW Energy and Jindal Steel, and the Competition Commission of India. Ravi Uppal, group chief executive and managing director, JSPL, said the advance would be... Read more
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22d
The Economic Times
Jindal Steel to sell plant to JSW Energy for Rs.6,500 croreinterest-bearing advance of Rs 500 crore to JSPL after the deal has been approv
Jindal Steel to sell plant to JSW Energy for Rs.6,500 crore
The Economic Times / Posted 22 days ago
interest-bearing advance of Rs 500 crore to JSPL after the deal has been approved by shareholders of both companies and the Competition Commission of India. Interestingly, the deadline for completion of the acquisition is two years away. "The... Read more
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22d
New Kerala
Jindal Steel to sell plant to JSW Energy for Rs.6,500 crore - newkerala.com #58959the agreement, an interest bearing advance of Rs.500 crore is to be paid after
Jindal Steel to sell plant to JSW Energy for Rs.6,500 crore - newkerala.com #58959
New Kerala / Posted 22 days ago
the agreement, an interest bearing advance of Rs.500 crore is to be paid after shareholder approval of both firms and the Competition Commission of India. A special purpose acquisition entity -- Everbest Steel and Mining Holdings (ESMH) -- has... Read more
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23d
Business Standard India
JSW to acquire JSPL's unit for Rs 6,500 crorefrom our special coverage on "JSW" The acquisition will be subject to sharehol
JSW to acquire JSPL's unit for Rs 6,500 crore
Business Standard India / Posted 23 days ago
from our special coverage on "JSW" The acquisition will be subject to shareholder approval besides a go-ahead from the Competition Commission of India. The company said the transaction will fall within the purview of related party transactions... Read more
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24d
Business Standard India
MMDR amendment to give $6-bn M&A boostfinal approval to the amendment to become an Act. Lafarge India, which needs t
MMDR amendment to give $6-bn M&A boost
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
final approval to the amendment to become an Act. Lafarge India, which needs to sell assets to meet anti-trust regulator Competition Commission of India (CCI)'s approval for its global merger with Holcim, could also take the asset sale route once... Read more
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The Economic Times
Mines and Minerals Bill clears Rajya Sabha test, but industry anxious about implicationshad to submit a revised plan to sell its entire India operations as a pre-condi
Mines and Minerals Bill clears Rajya Sabha test, but industry anxious about implications
The Economic Times / Posted 24 days ago
had to submit a revised plan to sell its entire India operations as a pre-condition to getting approval from the Competition Commission of India for the India leg of its mega global merger with Holcim. Similarly, after facing regulatory... Read more
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The Economic Times
Former CCI head Ashok Chawla may be new chairman of NSEMUMBAI: The National Stock Exchange (NSE) has nominated Ashok Chawla, the forme
Former CCI head Ashok Chawla may be new chairman of NSE
The Economic Times / Posted 27 days ago
MUMBAI: The National Stock Exchange (NSE) has nominated Ashok Chawla, the former head of the Competition Commission of India, to become its new chairman, three sources close to the matter told Reuters. The nomination comes after NSE said on April 6... Read more
27d
The Financial Express
Ashok Chawla to become National Stock Exchange chairmanproposed the name of Chawla as chairman and is awaiting Sebi’s approval. An ex
Ashok Chawla to become National Stock Exchange chairman
The Financial Express / Posted 27 days ago
proposed the name of Chawla as chairman and is awaiting Sebi’s approval. An experienced civil servant, Chawla retired as Competition Commission of India (CCI) chairman in January after being at the helm for nearly five years. He has also served... Read more
27d
Business Standard India
NSE nominates new chairman, sources sayThe National Stock Exchange (NSE) has nominated Ashok Chawla, the former head o
NSE nominates new chairman, sources say
Business Standard India / Posted 27 days ago
The National Stock Exchange (NSE) has nominated Ashok Chawla, the former head of the Competition Commission of India, to become its new chairman, three sources close to the matter told Reuters. Chawla's appointment at the country's biggest bourse... Read more
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