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Coal India Limited

Coal India Limited is an Indian state-controlled coal mining company headquartered in Kolkata, West Bengal, India and the largest coal-producing company in the world and a Maharatna company. The company contributes to around 82% of the coal production in India.

Coal India Limited (CIL) as an organized state owned coal mining corporate came into being in November 1975 with the government taking over private coal mines. With a modest production of 79 Million Tonnes (Mt) at the year of its inception CIL today is the single largest coal producer in the world. Operating through 82 mining areas CIL is an apex body with 7 wholly owned coal producing subsidiaries and 1 mine planning and consultancy company spread over 8 provincial states of India. CIL also fully owns a mining company in Mozambique christened as 'Coal India Africana Limitada'. CIL also manages 200 other establishments like workshops, hospitals etc. Further, it also owns 26 technical & management training institutes and 102 Vocational Training Institutes Centres. Indian Institute of Coal Management (IICM) as a state-of-the-art Management Training 'Centre of Excellence' - the largest Corporate Training Institute in India - operates under CIL and conducts multi-disciplinary management development programmes.
CIL having fulfilled the financial and other prerequisites was granted the Maharatna recognition in April 2011. It is a privileged status conferred by Government of India to select state owned enterprises in order to empower them to expand their operations and emerge as global giants. So far, the select club has only seven members out of290 Central Public Sector Enterprises in the country (as on 31/03/2014, source-DPE).

Coal India Limited news

Chairman CIL Speaks at Stake Holders Meet

Bhubaneswar: Shri. Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, CIL delivered a special address at the Stakeholder Consultation Meet on issues related to the coal sector, organized by the Ministry of Coal in collaboration with FICCI in Bhubaneswar, Odisha.  
Posted Date :  13-09-19

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New Delhi: The first batch of MBBS students at the Mahanadi Institute of Medical Sciences and Research (MIMSAR), a state-of-the-art medical institute built in Talcher, Odisha at a cost of Rs 492 crore as a CSR initiative of Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL), is scheduled to be inducted soon. The
Posted Date :  12-09-19

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New Delhi: CIL has installed a reverse osmosis plant at the lower market, Margherita Bazar in Assam. This will help the locals quench their thirst with pure and safe drinking water. The RO plant was inaugurated by Shri. Bhaskar Sharma, Hon’ble, MLA of Margherita constituency in the presence of
Posted Date :  10-09-19

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CIL organised Swachhta Pakhwada at Sonepur

Sonepur: CIL organised Swachhta Pakhwada at Sonepur Bazari area of Eastern Coalfields Ltd. In order to create mass awareness amongst young minds, ECL organised a workshop to inform the students about the importance of cleanliness & hygiene and its impact on health. A sit and draw competition was
Posted Date :  07-09-19

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KOLKATA: Shri. Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, CIL is a part of the Indian Delegation headed by Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri. Narendra Modi at Eastern Economic Forum 2019 at Vladivostok, Russia . The Eastern Economic Forum was established to support the economic development of Russia’s Far East and
Posted Date :  07-09-19

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New Delhi: Shri. Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, CIL exchanged MoUs with Mr. Leonid Gennadievich Petukhov, Director General, The Far Eastern Agency for Attracting Investments and Supporting Exports and Eastern Mining Company (FEMC) of Russian Federation.   The MoU with Far Eastern Mining Compa
Posted Date :  04-09-19

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Sambalpur:CIL, in a new initiative, organised a preventive general health checkup camp for women employees of Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd. at Anand Vihar Hospital at MCL, HQ. in Sambalpur. CIL believes that health screening helps to find out if one is suffering from or prone to a particular disease o
Posted Date :  02-09-19

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Shri PRAMOD AGRAWAL IAS selected for Chairman Coal India.

NEW DELHI . PESB has recommended the name of Shri PRAMOD AGRAWAL, Principal Secretary, IAS for the post of Chairman and Managing Director, Coal India Limited (CIL).Shri Pramod Agarwal, a 1991 batch IAS officer from Madhya Pradesh cadre is currently principal secretary for urban development and ho
Posted Date :  28-08-19

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KOLKATA: Senator Hon’ble Matthew Canavan, Minister for Resources and Northern Australia and his delegation visited CIL Headquarters in Kolkata. They met Shri. Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, CIL, Shri. R.P.Srivastava, Director - P&IR, CIL and Shri. Sanjiv Soni, Director - Finance, CIL. The Austr
Posted Date :  27-08-19

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CIL installed a Universal Equipment Simulator in NCL Singrauli.

Singrauli: CIL has installed a 'Universal Equipment Simulator' at Central Excavation Training Institute (CETI) in Northern Coalfields Ltd, Singrauli. As heavy earth moving machinery is complex and needs a high level of skill to operate, the simulator allows operators to train on a mix of
Posted Date :  26-08-19

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Coal Minister of India visits Coal India Limited in Kolkata.

KOLKATA: Minister of the Parliamentary Affairs, Mines and Coal Shri. Pralhad Joshi visited Coal India (CIL) headquarters in Kolkata. He paid floral tributes at the Martyr’s memorial and planted a sapling. He later chaired a review meeting of CIL. Shri. Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, CIL, CMDs of var
Posted Date :  23-08-19

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Coal India net profit rises 22.28 percent to Rs 4629.87 cr

KOLKATA. Despite flat sales volume, higher prices drove the Coal India's sales revenue to rise by 3.64 per cent to Rs 23,223 crore Higher despatches to the non-power sector coupled with an increase in washed coal prices helped Coal India post a 22.28 per cent rise in its net profit for the qu
Posted Date :  14-08-19

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CIL Donates Rs. 31.60 Lakhs for Assam Flood Relief

Kolkata: Employees of North Eastern Coalfields (NEC), Coal India Limited (CIL), Margherita, Assam donated one day’s basic pay to help the victims of the raging floodwaters which wreaked havoc in Assam.   Shri J. K. Borah, General Manager, North Eastern Coalfields, handed over a cheque
Posted Date :  07-08-19

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Chairman CIL Conferred with IRA Award

Kolkata: Shri Anil Kumar Jha, Chairman, Coal India Limited (CIL) was conferred with the Indian Reporters Association’s National Award. The award was conferred on Shri Jha in recognition of the outstanding CSR work done by CIL and its coal production crossing the landmark 600 MT under his leader
Posted Date :  05-08-19

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