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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 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. ...

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 ...

Airports to go green as AAI announces ban on single-use plastic items

The Airports Authority of India (AAI) has imposed a ban on single-use plastic items at its 129 airports across the country. The single-use plastic items are the ones which are used only once and then thrown in ...

BIAL set to spend 13,000 crore on Terminal 2; 2nd runway be operational from October

Kempegowda International Airport Bengaluru Airport) is all set to open the second runway on the 1st of October this year.The airport registered a double digit growth of 28.1 per cent in passenger traffic in th ...

L&T starts work on airport terminal.

Larsen and Toubro has begun construction of a new integrated terminal at the Chennai airport as part of the Phase II modernisation project. ...

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. ...

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. ...

Rides on Mail/Express, Rajdhanis, Shatabdis to be jerk-free

Say goodbye to jerky train rides on not just Rajdhanis and Shatabdis, but also Mail/Express trains.! Soon, Indian Railways will solve a decades-old problem of jerky rides on LHB coaches. As jerky train rides ha ...

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 ...

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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. ...

Real estate sees 10% increase in quarterly sales.

The government's pre-election bonanza for residential real estate seems to have worked well, resulting in over 10 per cent increase in sales in the March quarter besides an upswing in new launches. ...

Removal of input tax credit may bring back black money to real estate

The removal of input tax credit (ITC) on housing, ahead of the general elections, will bring back black money in the sector well known for deploying tainted wealth, say analysts. ...

Real estate stocks rise after GST cut to 5% for affordable housing

The GST Council has decided to lower rates on under-construction housing to 5 percent from 12 percent and affordable units to 1 percent from 8 percent without claiming the input tax credit, effective April 1. T ...

Amit Kakkar appointed Managing Director of CNH Industrial Capital in India

CNH Industrial Capital, the financial services division of CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI), announces that Mr. Amit Kakkar has joined as Managing Director of CNH Industrial Capital (India) Private L ...

ACREX India 2019: The 20th edition of South Asia's Largest HVAC&R event in Mumbai comes with a huge promise for the industry

ACREX India 2019, the 20th edition of South Asia's largest show for HVAC&R industry kicked off with a grand inauguration ceremony on 28th February 2019 at the Bombay Exhibition Centre in Mumbai. The three day ...

Schwing Stetter India wins Infrastructure Icon Award at the “Navabharat Infrastructure Conclave & Awards 2018”

Schwing Stetter India, one of India's leading concrete equipment manufacturers were the proud recipient of the Infrastructure Icon Award at the recently conducted “Navabharat Infrastructure Conclave & Awards ...

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. ...

Realty funds step up investments but fail to address funding gap in sector.

Home-grown real estate funds are stepping up investments in residential projects, but are unable to address the huge funding gap as non-banking financial companies (NBFCs) continue to lag in financing real esta ...

Affordable housing giving push to real estate sales.

Affordable housing is the only silver lining for the battered real estate sector right now. One in every two houses sold in the December quarter was under the Rs 50 lakh bracket as government sops and lower pri ...

Sebi issues guidelines for business continuity plan for market infra institution.

Sebi has come out with guidelines for business continuity plan and maintaining disaster recovery site for market infrastructure institutions, including clearing corporations. In June 2012, the watchdog prescrib ...

NIIF, Roadis tie up for $2 billion road investment platform.

Infrastructure investment company Roadis and the National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) have announced the creation of a platform that will invest in road projects in India. The platform will invest ...

Collaborative BIM Workflows Help Lower Cost of the Zhengzhou-Xixia Expressway Project

The CNY 10.5 billion Yaoshan-Luanchuan section of the Zhengzhou-Xixia Expressway is 78.8-kilometers long and is a bi-directional and four-lane expressway, which includes 88 bridges, four interchanges, two inter ...

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 ...

SDLG's 'Reliable Skills' winner receives expert training and worksite optimisation

After winning SDLG's Reliable Skills social media competition last year, Moroccan machine operator Abdellah Benkaaiba has attended a bespoke, two-day training programme, including site optimisation, from an exp ...

Tata Sponge Iron acquires steel business of Usha Martin for Rs 4,094 crore.

According to a company release,Tata Sponge Iron Limited, a subsidiary of Tata Steel Limited, has acquired the steel business of Usha Martin Limited (UML). ...

India, Sweden sign on solutions for smart cities, clean technologies

India and Sweden launched a joint programme that will work towards addressing a range of challenges around smart cities and clean technologies among others. ...

Appraisal 2019: First-ever survey on 'What India Wants'

The first candidate-centric appraisal survey focused on the appraisal sentiment across multiple cities and sectors ...