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Disinvestment & Privatisation


An Idea To Halt Scams: Turn PSU Banks Into Deposit-Only Franchise And Let Private Banks Lend Money

Privatising or selling off India's PSU bank jewels may be a lucrative idea for a government that wants quick-fixes, but it is not really so.

Govt Expects Winning Bidder For Air India By June-End, Says Jayant Sinha

Feb 02, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

The Minister of State for Civil Aviation said the information memorandum for the proposed strategic disinvestment of Air India would be issued in the next few weeks.

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16 January, 2018

This Is How Centre Made Air India Attractive For Foreign Suitors While Being Quartered

Outlook Web Bureau

Air India has an outstanding debt of Rs 51,890 crore


10 January, 2018

Air India Is Crashing, But These Are The 4 Lucrative Reasons Why Some Might Still Want To Buy 49% Stake In National Carrier

Yamini Kalra

Privatisation of the national carrier, albeit in a way to rid the govt of the massive debts, also enables its investors to enjoy benefits that come hand-in-hand with the airlines.


28 December, 2017

The Year’s Biggest Business Stories That You May Have Already Forgotten

Outlook Web Bureau

It was a year of hardknocks for businessman Adani, and that of promises for Ambani.


01 December, 2017

Both Domestic And International Operations Of Air India To Be Sold Together, Says Union Minister Jayant Sinha

Outlook Web Bureau

The government has initiated the process for strategic disinvestment of debt-laden Air India as part of efforts to revive the national carrier.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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