News and Updates Issue 06 Duration January 16 – 31, 2019

The law is the true embodiment of everything that’s excellent.

WILLIAM S. GILBERT.

BILLS, ACTS AND RULES

  • The Constitution (One Hundred and Twenty Fourth Amendment) Bill, 2019 dated January 08, 2019 has been passed by both the Houses as on January 9, 2019.
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BANKING AND FOREIGN EXCHANGE

  • The Reserve Bank of India has issued a A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No. 17 dated January 16, 2019 in relation to the External Commercial Borrowings (ECB) Policy – New ECB Framework
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LABOUR LAWS

COMPETITION LAW

  • CCI decides the third Lesser Penalty case in respect of cartelisation in Indian Zinc-Carbon Dry Cell Batteries Market
    [January 17, 2019] For more information, please access –
    http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-19-262_en.htm
  • Competition and markets authority (UK) clears airport services merger
    [January 17, 2019] For more information, please access –
    http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-19-262_en.htm
  • The Competition and markets authority (UK) is investigating alleged anti-competitive agreements and conduct in the pharmaceutical sector in relation to 2 different drugs under Chapters I and II CA98 and Articles 101 and 102 TFEU.
    [January 18, 2019] For more information, please access –
    http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-19-262_en.htm
  • European Commission approves BASF's acquisition of Solvay's nylon business, subject to conditions
    [January 18, 2019] For more information, please access –
    http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-19-522_en.htm
  • European Commission fines Mastercard €570 million for obstructing merchants' access to cross-border card payment services
    [January 22, 2019] For more information, please access –
    http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-19-582_en.htm
  • European Commission approves €36 million Polish investment aid to LG Chem's electric vehicles batteries plant
    [January 28, 2019] For more information, please access –
    http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-19-744_en.htm

ENERGY

  • GAIL moves NCLT opposing Alok Industries resolution plan
    [January 25, 2019] For more information, please access –https://energy.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/oil-and-gas/gail-moves-nclt-opposing-alok-industries-resolution-plan/67681474
  • Focus on climate change: Oil producers told to curb natural gas flaring from fields
    [January 25, 2019] For more information, please access –https://energy.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/oil-and-gas/focus-on-climate-change-oil-producers-told-to-curb-natural-gas-flaring-from-fields/67681483
  • Newcomers pile into race for Qatar Liquefied Natural Gas
    [January 24, 2019] For more information, please access –https://energy.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/oil-and-gas/newcomers-pile-into-race-for-qatar-lng/67668801
  • Natural Gas fields give Israel a regional political boost
    [January 23, 2019] For more information, please access –https://energy.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/oil-and-gas/natural-gas-fields-give-israel-a-regional-political-boost/67658066
  • Suzlon commissions 8.4 MW wind project for HAL
    [January 27, 2019] For more information, please access –https://energy.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/renewable/suzlon-commissions-8-4-mw-wind-project-for-hal/67707343
  • Gujarat frames land policy for green energy projects
    [January 28, 2019] For more information, please access –https://energy.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/renewable/gujarat-frames-land-policy-for-green-energy-projects/67717498

NEWS

 

Disclaimer (a) “This information has been gathered from various sources. Nothing herein is or may be construed as legal advice”.