Indian Oil Corporation: Accorded stage-1 approval for implementation of Styrene Monomer Project at an estimated cost of Rs 4,495 crore, at the company’s Panipat refinery and petrochemical complex. This will be the first production unit for styrene in India with a capacity of 387,000 MTPA. The unit is expected to be commissioned by 2026-27.
Union Bank of India: Approved a plan to raise up to Rs 9,700 crore through a mix of both equity and debt. The lender will raise Rs 3,500 crore through an equity issuance including to the government. The board also approved raising Rs 6,200 crore through a bond issue.
Adani Group has achieved its target to set up 25 gigawatts of renewable energy capacities in India, four years ahead of the schedule, Chairman Gautam Adani said during the India Global Forum 2021. Our green energy arm is on track to be the world’s largest renewable energy company by 2030, he added. The group also plans to double its solar cell and module manufacturing capacity to 4GW and expand the domestic manufacturing ecosystem for its renewables business, including a new wind turbine manufacturing cluster in Mundra. Further, the Competition Commission of India on June 30 approved proposed acquisition of the entire shareholding of SB Energy by the Adani Green Energy.
Dr.Reddy’s Laboratories: Journey Medical Corporation has entered into a definitive agreement with the company to develop and commercialize DFD-29 for the treatment of Rosacea, according to a Bloomberg report. Journey Medical and Dr. Reddy’s will conduct two Phase 3 clinical trials to assess the efficacy, safety and tolerability or oral minocycline for regulatory approval.
Piramal Enterprises: Board to meet on July 5 to consider the issue of secured NCDs of up to Rs 50 crore along with an option to retain oversubscription up to Rs 585 crore, on private placement basis.
DCM Shriram Industries: Appointed Vineet Manaktala as the Director Finance and CFO with effect from July 1, for a period of three years. Manaktala will replace NK Jain who is set to retire.