Economy of Jharkhand: GK, Current Affairs, Questions, Trivia and News

Jharkhand government presents Budget 2020

The state government of Jharkhand recently presented its budget for the financial year 2020-21. It announced a financial assistance of Rs 5000 to Rs 7000 per annum to unemployed graduate and post-graduate youth. The state government also proposed to provide 100 units free electricity and to set up 100 mohalla clinics across the state. The ..

Steel industry leaders come together for ISA – Steel Conclave 2019

The Indian Steel Association supported by the Ministry of Steel, Government of India is organising the second Edition of “ISA – Steel Conclave 2019” on 21st – 22nd November, 2019 in New Delhi. The Union Minister for Steel Shri Dharmendra Pradhan will be the Chief Guest at the Steel Conclave and it will deliberate on Indian ..

Tata Steel Kalinganagar included in WEF’s Global Lighthouse Network

The Tata Steel Kalinganagar (TSK) is the first and the only Indian manufacturing plant to be included in the Global Lighthouse Network (GLN) of World Economic Forum (WEF). The lighthouses are chosen for their leadership in applying Fourth Industrial Revolution technologies to drive financial and operational impact. The factories were selected based on their success ..

Tata Steel wins ‘Global Slag Company of Year’ award

Tata Steel has been named as the ‘Global Slag Company of the Year’ at the 14th Global Slag Conference and Exhibition 2019 in Aachen, Germany. It is one of the largest global annual slag events, attended by major steelmakers, steel mill service providers & associated companies. The award was presented to Tata Steel for its ..

Vivek Gupta designated as Director of SAIL in Raw Materials and Logistics

Vivek Gupta has assumed the charge of Director (Raw Material& Logistics) of Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL). He has been trained at UK in Advanced Project Management through Price Water House, Urwick Management Centre, Slough, London. He joined SAIL in 1980 and has been working for more than 38 years in SAIL. After joining ..

China largest producer of crude steel in world

As per latest report of the World Steel Association (WSA), China is the largest producer of crude steel accounting for more than 51% of production. While, India has replaced Japan as world’s second largest steel producing country. The crude steel production of India in 2018 was at 106.5 MT. It went up by 4.9% from ..

Anil Kumar Chaudhary newly appointed chairman of Steel Authority of India

Anil Kumar Chaudhary has been appointed the new chairman of the Steel Authority of India (SAIL) till his superannuation in December 2020. He succeeded P K Singh. Prior to this, Chaudhary has been serving as the Director (Finance) at SAIL. Beside him, PK Rath has been appointed as new CMD of the Rashtriya Ispat Nigam ..

India to be second largest producer of crude steel by 2015

As per the Government, India is expected to become the 2nd largest producer of crude steel in the world by 2015 Steel Industry in India: Contributes over 2% to the GDP. Production has escalated from 66 million tonne per annum in 2008-09 to 89 million tonne per annum in 2011-12 Per capita steel consumption has ..