Despite widespread protests, management hopeful of commissioning Ratnagiri Refinery by 2025
The statement assumes importance as the BJP-run state government had in November ordered a halt on land acquisition for the project, in view of the increasing protest by the locals.
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Maharashtra to identify land for Nanar Refinery project
“We are looking at Sindhudurg and areas near Thane district. There are other sites as well. We hope to finalise it by next month,” a state government official said.
UAE keen to invest in refining, petrochemical projects, store oil in India
UAE supplies a small quantity of oil to India but is ramping up investments.
Aramco keen on majority stake in Ratnagiri refinery
Saudi Aramco is engaged in an intense negotiation with Indian state firms over its participation in the 60 million tonnes a year refinery proposed to be built in the Ratnagiri.
NCLAT approves Ratnagiri Gas demerger scheme
The NCLAT has extended the 'Long Stop Date' for the scheme of demerger of the companies to March 31, 2018.
Govt sets up five-member panel to look into land issues of mega Ratnagiri refinery project
The committee will be headed by D M Sukthankar, former Chief Secretary of Maharashtra and former Secretary of the ministry of urban development.
Ammonia gas leaks from chemical plant in Maha; 14 hospitalised
The incident took place at MIDC industrial zone in the Lote Parshuram area of Ratnagiri, around 330km from Mumbai, Friday morning, an official said.
Maharashtra government pauses land acquisition at Nanar
CM Devendra Fadnavis said that the government has not issued any new notice for land acquisition after its talks with Sena president Uddhav Thackeray; the entire process has been stayed.
Abu Dhabi oil giant to pick up stake in Ratnagiri refinery project
Saudi Aramco, the world's largest oil producer, had last month signed an agreement to take up 50 per cent stake in the Ratnagiri refinery project.
Trump's Iran sanctions: UAE, Saudi assure India on oil supplies to cover for possible deficit
UAE envoy said that India would not have to worry about supplies even after the US sanctions waiver ceased.
Ratnagiri refinery: Won't allow it to be set up, says Uddhav Thackeray
Shiv Sena chief said his party would not allow the project to take off "under any circumstance", adding that it would destroy the natural splendour of the Konkan region.
Saudi Aramco, ADNOC can't export Ratnagiri refinery fuel without PSU's consent
"Marketing rights will be in proportion to the shareholding in the refinery. So they (Saudi Aramco and ADNOC) will get marketing rights over 50 per cent of the produce," said Sanjiv Singh, Chairman of Indian Oil Corp.
Ratnagiri refinery: Dharmendra Pradhan says open to offer majority stake
Saudi Aramco has reportedly sought majority stakes in the refinery-cum-petrochemical complex for which Indian Oil, Bharat Petroleum and Hindustan Petroleum have inked an agreement.
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