To study the performance of firms disinvested
though public offering, eight firms namely Bank of Baroda, Union Bank, Bharat Earth Movers Limited, National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) Limited, Rural Electrification Corporation (REC) Limited, Power Grid Corporation of India, Engineers India Limited, and Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) are selected.
The House of Representatives has backed separate legislation that would oblige the federal government to keep a record of energy companies violating the $20m threshold and make it easier for state pension funds to disinvest
He explained, however, that there were calls for divestment from various groups following a plea made by the Anglican bishop in Jerusalem, Riah Abu El-Assal, who is Palestinian, to disinvest
from Caterpillar Inc., since its bulldozers are used by Israeli soldiers to destroy Palestinian homes in the occupied territories.
"[B]eware tendencies to disinvest
in public education and ignore church-state concerns.
115) argue that the firms most likely to disinvest
are those that can most easily afford to do so.
Although Hardy is prepared to disinvest
in a company that adopts a policy which is deemed unethical (as when BSkyB started broadcasting programmes with pornographic content), he prefers to raise concerns with the company directly.
"We invest in the past by borrowing from future generations, but we disinvest
in the future - at our economic peril," Shafroth told the subcommittee, which is chaired by Representative John Conyers.
Why did you oppose privatisation of Banks with special reference to MCB during Benazir era when PPP government decided to disinvest
Summary: New Delhi [India], July 08 (ANI): Members of Parliament from Trinamool Congress on Monday walked out of proceedings in Rajya Sabha protesting against the Centre's decision to disinvest
in 42 Public Sector Undertakings.
The Government in the Republic of Ireland, with support from all political parties, has already decided that it will be the first nation in the world to disinvest
and intends to sell all of its investments in fossil fuel companies.
The sale meets with the client's aims to disinvest
of smaller holdings."
Govt says no plan to disinvest
in BSNL, MTNL: The government on Wednesday said there is no proposal to disinvest
stake in BSNL and MTNL as part of their revival strategy.