SME Times is powered by   
Search News
Just in:   • SBI gets shareholders' nod to raise Rs 20,000 crore  • ITC Infotech's start-ups initiative to go global from 2019: CEO  • Agri export policy to push exports, farmers' income: FIEO  • CAD swells to 2.9 pc of GDP at $19.1 bn  • Need to move for cyber policing: Official 
Last updated: 16 Apr, 2018  

Coal.9.Thmb.jpg Coal unions withdraw proposed strike

Coal.9.jpg
   Top Stories
» Agri export policy to push exports, farmers' income: FIEO
» CAD swells to 2.9 pc of GDP at $19.1 bn
» Need to move for cyber policing: Official
» Indian Diaspora ambassadors of India's growth story: Rijiju
» Prabhu calls agri startups to innovate for higher yield
SME Times News Bureau | 16 Apr, 2018
The proposed one-day strike called by four central trade unions in Coal India Ltd to protest against the government decision of allowing commercial coal mining by private companies has been withdrawn due to lack of unity among them, a union leader said on Saturday.

The four central trade unions CITU, BMS, HMS and AITUC had served the joint strike notice on March 14.

Subsequently, a meeting was conducted between Coal Minister Piyush Goyal and the trade unions on Thursday and another meeting was held with Coal Secretary Susheel Kumaron Friday.

"The BMS and HMS signed the minutes in Hindi to withdraw the proposed strike scheduled on Monday. AITUC and CITU representative did not sign the minutes. We are left with no option but to withdraw our decision to go for one day strike," Indian National Mineworkers Federation (affiliated to INTUC) Secretary General S.Q. Zama said.

In a major reform in the coal sector since its nationalisation in 1973, the Central government had decided to allow private companies to mine coal for commercial purposes - a move expected to put an end to monopoly of Coal India.
 
Print the Page Add to Favorite
 
Share this on :
 

Please comment on this story:
 
Subject :
Message:
(Maximum 1500 characters)  Characters left 1500
Your name:
 

 
  Customs Exchange Rates
Currency Import Export
US Dollar
66.20
64.50
UK Pound
87.50
84.65
Euro
78.25
75.65
Japanese Yen 58.85 56.85
As on 10 Dec, 2018
  Daily Poll
Is counterfeiting a major threat to SMEs?
 Yes
 No
 Can't say
  Commented Stories
» The marketing mix for small business marketing(4)
» Increase credit flow to boost GDP: FICCI(1)
 
 
About Us  |   Advertise with Us  
  Useful Links  |   Terms and Conditions  |   Disclaimer  |   Contact Us  
Follow Us : Facebook Twitter