Tag: Jayant Sinha

AGIFORS 2018 concludes on high-note

IndiGo in conjunction with Airlines Group of the International Federation of Operational Research Societies (AGIFORS) recently marked the closing ceremony of AGIFORS Crew Management conference 2018. The three days conference brought together experts from 17 airlines from 15 countries to promote the use of operations research in the airline industry. The conference saw the presence […]

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Civil Aviation Ministry proposes including ATF under GST

The Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) is pitching for bringing Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF) under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime. Currently, jet fuel or ATF is not under the GST ambit and the levy on it varies from state to state. “MoCA has requested Ministry of Finance to include ATF in the ambit […]

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Centre looking at options to make Air India profitable: Jayant Sinha

Minister of State for Civil Aviation, Jayant Sinha has said that the government is looking at ‘alternatives’ available to make Air India and other public sector units more competitive and profitable. “Our objective is to transform the public sector carrier to a great global airline and we are doing whatever possible in this regard,” the […]

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