West Bengal moves petrochemicals park

Kovac, Matt
April 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;4/9/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 61, p15
Trade Publication
The article reports on the relocation of a planned petrochemicals park in Nandigram, India. The east Indian state has agreed to relocate the special economic zone, after opposition from local villagers ended in clashes with police and 14 deaths. A government spokesman said the petrochemicals park would be relocated somewhere within West Bengal. Land around the village of Nandigram was earmarked for petrochemicals investment, with the government making a compulsory purchase of the land.


Related Articles

  • Petchems want Bataan econ zone.  // Asian Chemical News;7/21/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 409, p9 

    Reports on the request of petrochemical companies in the Philippines to have the petrochemical park of Philippine National Oil Corp. in Bataan be declared an economic zone. Significance of companies to an economic zone; Two companies located in the petrochemical park; Improvement needs of the...

  • The SEZ Show Won't Stop. Dagar, Shalini S. // Business Today;2/11/2007, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p49 

    The article reports on the determination of special economic zones (SEZS), large projects that involve large-scale land purchases, to carry out rehabilitation before land acquisition in India. SEZs has fixed the three-month deadline to put together a rehabilitation policy. This rehabilitation...

  • Congress approves embassy move.  // EG: Estates Gazette;3/7/2009, Issue 909, p35 

    This article reveals that the dministration of U.S. President Barack Obama has approved the relocation of the U.S. embassy from Mayfair to Nine Elms in London, England. The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations can now proceed with its purchase of the land from Irish developer Ballymore. The...

  • Indian government plans for first reverse SEZ in Iran.  // Chemical Business;Oct2014, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p60 

    The article reports that the Indian government's first reverse special economic zone (SEZ) project, which will encourage chemical and petroleum chemical companies to set up plants in other countries, is likely to be established in Iran in 2014.

  • Proud pat for Petzone.  // Asian Chemical News;2/2/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 432, Special Section p8 

    Reports on the growth of business in the Petrochemical Special Economic Zone at the western Persian Gulf coast of Iran. Development of petrochemical plant infrastructure in the area; Implementation of free zones for investors; Extra investment which resulted from free zone status.

  • Del Mar May Purchase Fairgrounds and Racetrack. Hirsh, Lou // San Diego Business Journal;10/11/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 41, p5 

    The article reports on the plans of the city government of Del Mar, California to purchase a 400-acre property that includes the Del Mar Fairgrounds and the famed horse racetrack.

  • City angling to seize large S. loop site. Corfman, Thomas A. // Crain's Chicago Business;08/16/99, Vol. 22 Issue 33, p1 

    Reports on the city government's intention to buy an undeveloped parcel of land in Chicago, Illinois. Plan to develop the land into a mixed-use complex; Estimated price of the site; Local Department of Planning and Development's recruitment of MRA International Inc. to help market the property;...

  • NYS acquires 575 acres more in Sterling Forest.  // Hudson Valley Business Journal;12/4/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 24, p4 

    The article reports on the acquisition of 575 acres to expand Sterling Forest State Park by the government in Orange County, New York. According to state officials, the $13.5 million purchase will protect critical natural resources. The size of Sterling Forest was increased to more than 18,200...

  • City makes offers for casino land. Slavin, Al // Crain's Detroit Business;05/15/2000, Vol. 16 Issue 20, p3 

    Focuses on the extension of land purchase offers by city officials to riverfront property owners in Detroit, Michigan. Optimism of property owners' attorney on the relocation of permanent casinos; Reason of city officials for acquiring the riverfront property; Negotiations of city officials for...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics