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Difference between Disinvestment and privatization

  • Privatization involves transforming the ownership of a public sector business to the private sector known as a ‘strategic buyer’. In privatization, full ownership is transferred to the strategic partner.
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Disinvestment, Delight Marketing and a maze of shady deals put Lalu family in the dock

The roots of the latest charges go back to 2005, the year the Railways – under Lalu as minister – decided to lease out its hotels to private companies for maintenance. 428 more words



Indigo’s expression of interest for Air India has surprised many. Why would the market leader in the domestic market want to take on huge financial (Rs 52000 crore debt) and non-financial liabilities (bloated workforce), they ask. 677 more words

Indian Market

Privatising Air India: Analysts say govt has multiple choices, union says its opposed to all of them

The airline could be privatised in multiple ways but all attempts to do so are likely to be opposed by the employees union

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How to disinvest in Air India: the British Airways, Japan Airlines & Austrian Airlines models

The Union cabinet is expected to take a decision on disinvesting in chronically sick state-carrier Air India this month and Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Arvind Panagariya is reported to have cited the privatisation experience of British Airways, Japan Airlines and Austrian Airlines as case studies. 495 more words

ThePrint Primer

Air India is next on disinvestment list -- Niti Aayog's Amitabh Kant

From Make in India to real estate reforms and relations with China to the controversial anti-corruption law, Niti Ayog CEO Amitabh Kant addressed a wide range of pressing concerns at OTC as the Modi government turns three. 540 more words


HUDCO to raise Rs 1,200 crore through IPO


Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO), on April 27, 2017, launched a Rs 1,200-crore initial public offering, becoming the first central unit to hit the market with an IPO since 2012. 233 more words