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Rs. 3.5 trillion to be spent under Jal Jeevan Mission.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged the growing water crisis in the country and said around ?3.5 trillion will be spent under the ambitious Jal Jeevan Mission aimed at providing potable water. ...

Budget 2019-2020

Govt to spend Rs 100 lakh crore on infra, measures to ease fu nnding crunch. The government placed a big thrust on infrastructure sector in Budget 2019, proposing to spend about Rs 100 lakh crore in the next ...

Govt to infuse Rs 10,000 crore in housing finance companies

Government is infusing an additional Rs 10,000 crore in housing finance companies to boost lending in the sector, a government statement said, at a time when the shadow banking industry is under stress due to l ...

NHAI to prioritise road projects on financial viability.

Eyeing asset monetisation in a big way, the government is now proposing to take up projects based on financial viability under the ambitious Bharatmala programme that entails construction of 60,000 km of nation ...

NHAI, SBI in talks to monetise highways

The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is in talks with State Bank of India to monetise road projects with high traffic density as it explores different modes to meet its Rs 75,000-crore funding requir ...

NHAI plans land appreciation taxes to finance projects

The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) is working on a mechanism to share gains in land value on account of upgradation of highways as it looks to part-finance urban projects amid increasing costs of l ...

Jindal Stainless clamps down on counterfeit market with a co-branding initiative

Eyes additional revenue of ?1100 crore over the next two years ...

India Fears US-China Trade War Will Lead To Steel Dumping

India fears China could soon start flooding excess steel into its market after the United States raised tariffs on Chinese products due to the escalating trade war between the world's two largest economies, acc ...

Modi govt approves projects worth Rs 1,388 crore under Namami Gange

The Ministry of Water Resources has approved sewerage infrastructure and other projects worth Rs 1387.71 crore focusing on towns along river Yamuna, under the Prime Minister Narendra Modi's flagship programme ' ...

Govt approves Rs 30,274 cr Delhi-Ghaziabad-Meerut Regional Rapid Transport System

The government has approved construction of a Rs 30,274 crore worth Regional Rapid Transport System (RRTS) to connect the national capital with Meerut through Ghaziabad. ...

Warehousing may pull in $10 billion in next couple of years

Indian warehousing and logistics sector is estimated to attract nearly $10 billion investments over the next 4-5 years. With addition of around 200 million sq ft warehousing space across India, total supply is ...

Budget 2019 : From NEC Technologies India Pvt. ltd.

Mr. Piyush Sinha, Deputy Managing Director NEC Technologies India Pvt. ltd. ...

budget 2019 : From Aparna Enterprise Ltd.

Mr. Rakesh Reddy, Director, Aparna Constructions and Estates Pvt Ltd, ...

budget 2019 : From Aparna Enterprise Ltd.

Mr. Ashwin Reddy, Managing Director, Aparna Enterprise Limited ...

Budget 2019 : From Oberoi Realty

Mr. Vikas Oberoi, CMD, Oberoi Realty ...

Zojila tender scrapped; fresh bids in three months.

The government has scrapped the tender for construction of the Zojila tunnel in Jammu & Kashmir citing administrative reasons. ...

Zojila tunnel project up for bid again

The government has invited fresh bids for the Zojila tunnel project in Jammu & Kashmir, after the construction contract was cancelled for the second time in three years. ...

Government scraps firm's IL&FS contract of Zojila tunnel

The Centre has scrapped the contract for building the strategically important Zojila tunnel project in Jammu and Kashmir, which was bagged by IL&FS, and has also set up a high-level panel to suggest solutions f ...

73 projects sanctioned over Rs 5,800 crore under Swadesh Darshan scheme

The Ministry of Tourism has sanctioned 73 projects with central financial assistance for Rs 5,873.26 crore covering 30 states and Union Territories under the Swadesh Darshan scheme since 2014-15, This was infor ...

DLF share rises after announcement of joint venture with Hines

The shares of DLF Ltd climbed as the company informed the exchanges about Hines joint venture investment up to Rs 1,900 crore for developing 2.9 million square feet in Udyog Vihar, Gurugram. This would be their ...

IL&FS crisis trigger alarm bells for PPP.

With the default crisis that has struck IL&FS, flagbearer of the public-private partnership (PPP) programme, may be the last straw for PPP model according to the expert's point of view. ...

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The government may join hands with private companies to operate electric buses in cities

The government may soon start operating electric buses in partnership with private players as it looks to improve public transport and reduce pollution. ...

Kempegowda International Airport Bengaluru and Rajiv Gandhi International airport Hyderabad are now in the list of world's top five fastest growing airports

The Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru has topped the list of top five fastest-growing airports in the world in the more than 15 million passengers per annum category with 29.1% passenger traffic gro ...

Dholera International Airport project cleared to take off

With The Dholera International Airport Company Ltd (DIACL) deciding to fast-track it late last month, decks have been cleared for work on the Rs 2,000-crore greenfield airport project, which is a part of the Gu ...

Fly paperless from Bengaluru airport!

Now, passengers can board flights from Kempegowda International Airport (BLR), Bengaluru without presenting any travel documents. In a bid to provide this paperless travelling facility for flyers, the Bengaluru ...

7 islands in Andamans, Lakshadweep identified for seaplane operations

The 5th meeting of the Island Development Agency (IDA), chaired by Home Minister Rajnath Singh mentioned, Seven islands in the Andamans and Lakshadweep have been identified for seaplane operations while private ...

Thyssenkrupp bags USD 115 million contract for power projects in UP.

Thyssenkrupp has bagged a contract worth around USD 115 million from Doosan Power Systems India (DPSI) to supply material handling plants for two thermal power projects in Uttar Pradesh. ...

New luxury facility opens at Ahmedabad Junction

New IRCTC Retiring Room facility at Ahmedabad Junction: From now on, Indian Railways' passengers do not have to look for accommodation anywhere else outside the railway premises as they can stay in comfort at t ...

IRCTC Delhi-Lucknow, Ahmedabad-Mumbai Tejas Express 'private' trains to have special flexible fares.

Indian Railways has given IRCTC the go ahead to run its trains on the Delhi-Lucknow and Ahmedabad-Mumbai routes. The Tejas Express trains on these two routes will be run entirely by IRCTC with a separate fare s ...

Govt eyeing Rs 50 lakh crore investment in railways by 2030

Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal Saturday said the government was eyeing investment of Rs 50 lakh crore in railways by the year 2030 to make it the best in the world. ...

Vande Bharat Express crosses another milestone.

The indigenously-built Vande Bharat Express has completed one lakh running kilometres without missing a single trip, an officials said. ...

RELIANCE INDUSTRIES LIMITED announces strategic investment in embibe to form India’s largest artificial intelligence (ai) based education platform

Reliance Industries Limited (“RIL”) today executed definitive agreements to acquire majority shareholding constituting 72.69% (on fully diluted basis) from existing investors of Indiavidual Learning Pvt Ltd ...

Gas

IL&FS Engineering Services Wins Rs. 129.66 Cr Pipeline Laying Contract

Hyderabad: IL&FS Engineering and Construction Company Limited (IL&FS Engineering Services) has received a Fax of Acceptance (FOA) from Gas Authority of India Limited (GAIL) for Laying and Construction of Steel ...

World's leading specialty materials manufacturer and a Euro 14.1 Bn company. Waste gas to raw material

Mr. Ajay Durrani Managing Director and Senior Country Representative - Indian Sub Continent, Covetsro India Pvt. Ltd. ...

Narendra Modi opens 1st greenfield industrial smart city in Aurangabad

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the 10,000-acre Aurangabad Industrial City (AURIC), the country's first greenfield industrial smart city and part of the upcoming Delhi-Mumbai industrial corridor, near ...

FM RS. 20,000 crore fund for stuck realty projects

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has announced measures to boost growth in the housing sector, along with a special package for stuck projects. ...

L&T bags CIDCO order to build residential complexes

Larsen & Toubro has bagged an order to construct a residential project and related infrastructure for City and Industrial Development Corporation of Maharashtra Limited (CIDCO) at various locations in Navi Mumb ...

Stakeholders mark real estate outlook as pessimistic for rest of 2019.

Things are not looking up for India's residential real estate sector. Given India's consumption slowdown across industries, sentiments among real estate sector's stakeholders have only worsened in the second qu ...

THE LARGEST MINING EXHIBITION IN INDIA THIS YEAR...

"IME" is the prestigious biennial international exhibition focussed on Mining, Equipment, Minerals, Metals and allied industries in India. The eighth edition in the series, IME 2019 is scheduled during November ...

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD Presented to Mr. Om Prakash (Director) INORBIT Tours Pvt. Ltd. by MICE AFFAIRS

Mr. Om Prakash – Director InORBIT Tours Pvt. Ltd. receiving the prestigious LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD. from l to r Mr. Sachin Manocha of MICE Affairs, Mr. G S Kular, President of Federation of Industrial and ...

American hardwood industry means business, as U.S. hardwood shipments to India see record increase

AHEC announces mini-convention in Jaipur as well as participation at MumbaiWood 2019 ...

Ambuja Cement strengthens Jaipur Pink Panthers as Team Title Sponsor at Pro Kabaddi League 2019

This exciting partnership promises a great value proposition where Ambuja Cement gets enhanced national as well as local market promotion, activation and engagement with its consumers and trade ...

Kakinada Gateway Port inks concession agreement with Andhra government to develop commercial port

Kakinada Gateway Port (KGPL), an arm of Kakinada SEZ, has entered into concession agreement with the Andhra Pradesh government for development of a greenfield commercial port at Kona village in East Godavari di ...

Rs 2.35 lakh crore-worth works under Sagarmala in Maharashtra

According to theUnion minister Nitin Gadkari the shipping ministry is planning to undertake works worth Rs 2.35 lakh crore under the Sagarmala project in Maharashtra. ...

India explores corridor to Kazakhstan, Eastern Russia via Iran.

India, notwithstanding impending sanctions on Iran, is attempting to put in place a corridor linking Gujarat and West Bengal to Kazakhstan and Eastern Russia via Iran's Bandar Abbas Port. ...

Varanasi terminal-an ambitious project to speed up economy.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi received the first container vessel sailed from Kolkata for Varanasi on October 30, carrying cargo belonging to PepsiCo (India) on the Ganga river. ...

Infra players take up land, funding issues with FM

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman has met representatives from the infrastructure industry to understand issues faced by them as the government looks at measures to boost housing and infrastructure sectors. C ...

Task Force in process to identify infra projects

The task force set up by the government to boost investments in infrastructure projects is in the process of identifying sectors requiring funding from the Centre, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said, whil ...

HUA Ministry seeks proposal for infrastructure projects in Leh, Kargil

Union Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry has sought a detailed proposal from the local administration to execute various development projects in Leh and Kargil regions. An official said the ministry is also con ...

GIP eyes up to $1 billion corpus for India-focused infra fund.

New York-based infrastructure fund manager Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) has initiated talks to raise a India-focused infrastructure fund with a targeted corpus of as much as $1 billion, said two people ...

NHAI to raise over Rs 85k crore via asset recycling

The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) will rely largely on asset monetisation to fund its road construction work and plans to raise more than Rs 85,000 crore through asset recycling, minister of road ...

EPFO in talks with NHAI to enhance funding for road projects

Retirement fund body Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO), which burnt its hands with investments in IL&FS and Dewan Housing Finance Corporation Ltd has initiated talks with National Highways Authority ...

IL&FS receives bids of Rs 13,000 crore for 10 road assets

The bankrupt Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services (IL&FS) has received 14 binding financial bids worth around Rs 13,000 crore for 10 of its road assets in the country. The 14 bids were opened on Septembe ...

New norms likely for BoT road projects to lure private investors

The government is planning to issue a set of guidelines for allocating road projects on Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) basis that will ensure a certain level of preparedness before awarding projects as it looks t ...

SDLG's new head of business in India targets market share growth for wheel loaders and motor graders

SDLG wheel loader sales increased by more than 60% in India as the company built a reputation for producing cost-effective construction equipment that is reliable and simple to operate. While motor graders cons ...

Escorts Ltd Appoints Nikhil Nanda as Chairman and Managing Director

The Board of Directors of Escorts Limited, India's leading engineering conglomerate manufacturing agri-machinery, construction and railway equipment, today appointed Mr Nikhil Nanda as the Chairman and Managing ...

Arvind and Polser announce joint venture to manufacture next generation materials for construction industry

Arvind Limited today announced a joint venture with Polser AS (Turkey) – a global leader in laminated composite panels – for manufacturing corrugated and plain fiberglass sheets to serve the construction in ...

CASE celebrates 175 years of serving construction businesses with effective solutions

CASE celebrates 175 years of serving construction businesses with effective solutions ...

Three new Liebherr mobile cranes for Gruas Leman

From left to right: Georg Reinbold (Liebherr-Werk Ehingen GmbH), Angel Malo, Samuel Molero,Emilio Molero (and three from Gruas Leman), Tobias Böhler, Antonio Calamonte (both from Liebherr Ibérica, S.L.) ...

SANY Transit Concrete Mixers, a preferred equipment by Pune's leading M.P.Group

SANY India, a leading manufacturer of construction, heavy machinery and renewable equipment today announced handover of 6 Transit Concrete Mixers to one of the major business house in Pune, M.P. Group. SANY Ind ...

LANXESS again included in Dow Jones Sustainability Indices with top rankings

Fourth rank in Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) World; second rank in DJSI Europe ...

CNH Industrial Presents 'Transform 2 Win' Strategy for Stakeholder Value Creation at New York Investor Day

Sector leading growth and performance through innovation, business simplification and enhanced cost management as well as asset optimization ...

Terex celebrates a decade of success in India

Terex a diversified global manufacturer of equipment that adds value to materials in mining and quarrying industries is celebrating 10 years of successful operations in India with the announcement of new expans ...