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  • DTA seeks ban on imported tea sale

    DTA seeks ban on imported tea sale

    Stating that tea was being illegally imported from neighbouring Nepal, the DTA has written to different officials concerned, including the deputy chairman of the Tea Board of India, seeking their intervention in the matter.

    June 19, 2020
  • Plea to stop Nepal tea import, sale

    Plea to stop Nepal tea import, sale

    Meanwhile, the Federation of Chambers of Commerce & Industry, North Bengal (FOCIN), has requested Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to allow small wholesale and retail shop owners to open their establishments.

    May 7, 2020
  • CCPA wants tea gardens to remain open

    CCPA wants tea gardens to remain open

    In a letter to Chief Secretary Rajiva Sinha, the Chairman of the CCPA, Vivek Goyenka, has urged the government to allow operations in tea estates, subject to adopting all safety and hygiene norms.

    March 28, 2020
  • N.Bengal planters hope for subsidy, govt aid

    N.Bengal planters hope for subsidy, govt aid

    Another senior planter in the region has written to state government officials on the matter in detail, also highlighting the plight of planters.

    November 22, 2019
  • Tea talks falter yet again

    Tea talks falter yet again

    Labour dept calls min wages advisory committee meet; Unions firm on stir plans.

    July 5, 2018
  • GNLF union takes back tea protest plans

    GNLF union takes back tea protest plans

    The Gorkha National Liberation Front’s (GNLF) trade union, the Himalayan Plantation Workers’ Union (HPWU), which had earlier announced gherao of the Darjeeling Tea Association and the Indian Tea Association offices with bonus payment demand, has taken back its programmes, in view of the tripartite meeting scheduled to be held on 22 February in Siliguri. The …

    February 21, 2018