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West Bengal government sells stake in Haldia Petrochemicals to the Chatterjee Group

7:42 AM MDT | September 15, 2014 | Natasha Alperowicz

The West Bengal government has decided to sell its share in Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd. (HPL; Kolkata) to the Chatterjee Group, the original promoters of HPL, local reports say. The deal ends a dispute, which lasted for more than a decade. HPL is the only...


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