24 Jan 2015
Panaji: Locked in the Panaji by-election battle, rivals BJP and Congress have made offshore casinos as their poll plank with both the parties mudslinging at each other on the issue.
05 Mar 2014
Panaji: The Goa BJP is opposed only to offshore casinos and not onshore ones, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar told the state Assembly on Wednesday. He also said no operational offshore casino would be allowed to function in the Mandovi River off Panaji by 2015.
04 Sep 2013
Panaji: The Pune bench of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Goa government not to allow any more new offshore casinos functioning in large boats in the Mandovi River off Panaji, citing pollution issues.
24 Jun 2015
New Delhi: L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering Ltd (LTHE), a subsidiary of Larsen & Toubro (L&T), today said it has bagged an offshore contract from ONGC valued at Rs 2,715 crore.
24 Jun 2015
Mumbai: In a swift response to an SOS from a distressed offshore coastal vessel, Navy and Coast Guard today swung into action to rescue 14 crew members of the vessel.
22 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Making it easier for domestic funds to manage offshore pooled assets, SEBI on Sunday relaxed its norms by dropping the '20-25 rule', which required a minimum of 20 investors and a cap of 25 percent on investment by an individual, for funds from low-risk foreign investors.
21 Mar 2015
Panaji: Close on the heels of the successful launch of its first offshore patrol vessel, state-based Goa Shipyard Limited launched the second of the series of six OPVs, designed in-house and built for the Indian Coast Guard here on Saturday.
02 Jan 2015
Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Friday said the government was not in favour of stopping the operations of five existing casinos "in one go".
23 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Vice Admiral A G Thapliyal, Director General of Indian Coast Guard, on Friday said there was a need for stringent offshore security measures in view of emerging threats at the sea.
18 Apr 2015
Washington: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has sought urgent implementation of common reporting standards on automatic exchange of information globally, asserting that it is the only way to tackle the challenges posed by black money.