Alphonso mango exports from Maharashtra on the decline

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Alphonso mango exports from Maharashtra are on the decline, top officials of the Maharashtra State Agriculture Marketing Board (MSAMB) said, as per a report in the Financial Express. The Geographical Indication (GI) tag could become a major aspect for export and the Marketing Board has therefore decided to come up with several incentives for GI […]

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Open acreage coal mining to create level-playing field, but may not trigger a rush of investors

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Opening the coal sector to private and foreign participation, a landmark reform initiated by the Narendra Modi government, marked the end of coal nationalisation and dubious captive mining era. In future, blocks will be awarded without any end-use restrictions. However, this may not trigger a rush for investments in the coal sector, says an article […]

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