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air india disinvestment

Air India likely to be handed over to Tata group by weekend

Tata Group had on October 8 last year acquired Air India for Rs 18,000 crore

24 Jan 2022 3:19 PM

Dilip Cherian | Disinvestment agenda gets a push: BPCL, LIC among targets

The protracted but ultimately successful Air India sale has recharged the government’s resolve to expedite its disinvestment efforts

21 Oct 2021 10:32 AM

After Air India, govt to disinvest BPCL, float LIC IPO by last quarter of FY22

Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL) is another company that is on the divestment list of the government

14 Oct 2021 4:25 PM

Air India unions express concern over employee issues, write to MoCA secretary

They recalled that all unions have been promised their leave encashment

14 Oct 2021 10:01 AM

Work to monetise Alliance Air, three other Air India subsidiaries to start now

The govt on October 8 had announced that Tatas have won the bid to acquire Air India for Rs 18,000 crore

10 Oct 2021 1:56 PM


Tata Sons wins bid for acquiring national carrier Air India at Rs 18,000 cr

Tata Sons were up against Spicejet promoter Ajay Singh-led consortium who had bid Rs 15,100 crore

08 Oct 2021 4:57 PM

Indian govt says no decision on Air India sale after report cites Tata Sons as winner

Earlier this month the finance ministry said it had received bids for the airline, but did not name the bidders

01 Oct 2021 3:43 PM

Tata Group makes financial bid for Air India sale

The government declined to share any details on expectations from the sale of Air India

15 Sep 2021 7:31 PM

Dilip Cherian | EC & UP: All 3 commissioners from state; Arora yet to find a role

Prepare for more babu surprises to emerge in and around Uttar Pradesh as the polls draw near

16 Jun 2021 9:14 AM

No takers for Air India stake sale, bidding process ends

'Further course of action will be decided appropriately,' Ministry of Civil Aviation said.

31 May 2018 7:18 PM


Probable bidders 'arm twisting' govt on Air India sale: Unions

A forum of 10 Air India unions also reiterated its opposition to the privatisation of the loss-making airline.

11 Apr 2018 7:33 PM

Not participating in process: After IndiGo, Jet Airways rules out Air India bid

Air India ran losses for nearly a decade after a botched merger in 2007 and has debts of around USD 7.67 billion as per govt figures.

10 Apr 2018 2:26 PM

IndiGo pulls out of race to acquire national carrier Air India

IndiGo was one of the first players to show interest in Air India soon after the govt approved for its disinvestment in June 2017.

06 Apr 2018 10:22 AM

Govt plans to sell 76 pc stake in Air India, transfer management control

The Civil Aviation Ministry has sought Expression of Interest for the stake sale in the loss-making carrier and two of its subsidiaries.

28 Mar 2018 6:58 PM

Don’t privatise Air India now, give 5 yrs to revive: Parliament panel draft report

The Committee also expressed apprehension that Air India's strategic disinvestment 'would result in job loss of many people'.

07 Jan 2018 3:11 PM


Don't want Air India to go down like Kingfisher, leave thousands jobless: Govt

‘We want the Air India to serve the nation, to serve the people and fly high,’ civil aviation minister says in Lok Sabha.

28 Dec 2017 4:29 PM

SpiceJet, Jet Airways join the race for Air India disinvestment

A top Jet Airways executive acknowledged that the company was eyeing the debt-reeling national airline.

30 Nov 2017 4:28 PM

7 firms in race to serve as Air India sale advisor

The DIPAM, in September, had invited applications for engaging two advisors and a legal advisor for Air India's disinvestment.

26 Oct 2017 6:14 PM

Air India to be sold off in parts, free from 'overall debt'

Earlier in the year, the Union Cabinet gave 'in-principle' nod to the disinvestment of the national carrier.

17 Oct 2017 5:47 PM

Air India disinvestment: Govt keen on selling airline to domestic buyer

Earlier in the year, the Union Cabinet gave in-principle approval to go ahead with the disinvestment of the loss-making carrier.

16 Oct 2017 9:01 PM