During the portfolio allocation, BJP took the industries ministry from the JDU this time. At a time when Madhya Pradesh is crying out for oxygen, there have been situations of tankers carrying oxygen to the state being stopped by officials in other states, like Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra and Maharashtra. In some circumstances, it took calls from the CMO to get them launched, say sources. Australia’s Pilbara Minerals on Wednesday reported record spodumene concentrate production in its third quarter and forecast larger shipments for the present quarter, as demand for the uncooked material used in electrical-car batteries soars. Prices for lithium carbonate have more than doubled over the previous six months whereas these of spodumene , also called exhausting rock lithium, have surged 50% since March.
- On 16 February 2021, Indonesian President Joko Widodo introduced the listing of people that will this funding administration establishment.
- The massive 4 banks are being dragged to courtroom by regulators and in class motion lawsuits over client credit insurance, also called “junk insurance”, a product sold to tens of millions of customers.
- The government should step in to save thousands of metal supply chain jobs says Labour.