Tuesday December 24, 2013
In the previous fiscal of 2012-13, Maruti's sales rose 3 per cent. The company said it does not see demand picking up for the rest of the current fiscal year ending March 2014.
Thursday December 5, 2013
Diesel demand has declined this fiscal year, for the first time in more than a decade, as monthly price hikes and increased power generation clipped consumption, Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) chairman R S Butola said on Thursday.
Wednesday November 13, 2013
Coal India, the world's largest coal miner by output, posted its second straight decline in quarterly profit, hurt by lower selling prices and higher wage and diesel costs.
Thursday September 26, 2013
Fuel consumption recovered in August after a two months of declines, according to the government data published a day after Oil Minister M. Veerappa Moily unveiled plans to cut demand in the world's fourth largest oil consumer.
Tuesday September 24, 2013
Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily will today unveil a mega fuel conservation campaign aimed at cutting oil demand so as help the nation save up to $20 billion in foreign exchange.
India | Sandeep Phukan | Sunday September 1, 2013
The government is considering various proposals including shutting down petrol pumps at 8 pm in select cities to check fuel demand as it looks at ways to cut the massive oil import bill, Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily said today.
Monday August 26, 2013
With a 12 per cent drop in value of the rupee against the US dollar making imports costlier, state-owned oil firms have demanded a one-time steep increase in diesel rates to make for the widening losses.
Thursday July 11, 2013
The company says that the response for the B-Class petrol launched last year was encouraging and expects that the new B-Class diesel will add to the demand of the car.
Tuesday July 9, 2013
Maruti Suzuki has shut the third shift at its diesel engine plant at Manesar, which has an annual capacity of 3,00,000 units, according to sources.
Monday June 24, 2013
The London-listed power, oil and gas arm of privately owned Indian conglomerate Essar Group, forecast demand for diesel to rise as much as 7 per cent, and gasoline as much as 5 per cent, annually in India.
Wednesday April 3, 2013
Domestic commercial vehicles leader Tata Motors today said it has rolled out its Prima range of commercial vehicles in Sri Lanka in association with it local partner Diesel & Motor Engineering to meet the increasing demand for such vehicles in the is...
Wednesday March 6, 2013
Red-flagging the Finance Ministry move to cut subsidies by changing fuel pricing norm, Oil Minister M Veerappa Moily on Wednesday said not compensating oil PSUs for their losses will put question mark on their survival.
Tuesday February 19, 2013
Oil companies in Goa have reported plummeting sales in diesel to the extent of 15 per cent in general and 90 per cent in iron-ore rich belt of the state, due to ban on the mining industry.
Friday January 18, 2013
The countrys demand for diesel will stay buoyant despite its plan to hike the price of the fuel in small monthly steps, analysts and company officials said on Friday, and the country will keep up the pace of its exports of diesel.
Tuesday December 25, 2012
The demand for diesel cars has started softening for the first time in many years according to Maruti Suzuki chairman RC Bhargava. Maruti is India's biggest car manufacturer.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 11, 2012
The taxi and autorickshaw drivers in the state are slated to go on an indefinite strike from November 15 to demand a revision of fares, in view of the hike in petrol and diesel prices.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 16, 2012
Petrol and diesel stations all over Mumbai and Maharashtra on Tuesday withdrew their 'single shift' agitation following an assurance by oil companies on their demand for enhanced commission, an official said on Tuesday.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday November 29, 2012
Kerala is looking into the demand for a fare hike by bus operators in the state in the backdrop of the rise in diesel price and will take a decision on it before Oct 10, a minister said on Wednesday.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday September 14, 2012
"We have decided to continue the strike as government has not accepted our demand to increase salary from 10 percent to 30 per cent," K S Sharma, representative of KSRTC and Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) employees said.
Wednesday August 22, 2012
Consumers are turning to stand alone power generators as weak monsoon puts pressure on shaky power grids