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Government's go-ahead for 4 medical device parks

The government has given approval for setting up four medical device parks with a view to support Make in India initiative and provide world-class products at affordable price for treatment ...

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 ...

AIIB plans $2.5 billion investment in India's metro, road projects

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is planning to invest up to $2.5 billion in urban transport projects, such as Metro commuter-rail networks and radial roads, giving a boost to New Delhi's Smart C ...

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 ...

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. ...

Indian Railways moves towards big reform!

According to a government order, the strength of the Railway Board has been cut down from 200 to 150. Many director-level officers and above have been transferred to various zones of Indian Railways. According ...

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. ...

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. ...

Govt presses 'revival' button to ease real estate distress

India's housing sector may finally witness a silver lining as the government makes concerted efforts, along with financial institutions, to ease distress. ...

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 ...

SDLG showcases latest wheel loader at Philconstruct 2019

SDLG will be displaying the LG946L wheel loader at Philconstruct 2019. The machine is designed to adapt to a wide range of working conditions while delivering fast performance and reliability. ...

Schwing Stetter displays exclusive range of Smartec Sludge pump for the first time at IFAT Expo 2019

Schwing Stetter India, one of the leading concreting equipment manufacturing companies in India recently participated in the IFAT Expo 2019, India's leading trade fair for water, sewage, refuse and recycling. A ...

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 ...

India plans to use Bangladesh's rivers to unlock its landlocked Northeast.

India's northeast is a prisoner of geography. landlocked and ring-fenced by neighbours such as China, Bhutan, Myanmar and Bangladesh, its lone land-based connection with the rest of India is narrow—the 22-km ...

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. ...

India to spend USD 1.4 trillion over 5 yrs to develop infrastructure

According to Union Steel Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, India will spend about USD 1.4 trillion on its infrastructure development in the next five years. ...

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 ...

EPC road developers to see revenue growth halve in FY20, FY21.

Road developers in the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) segment could see revenue growth halve in FY20 and FY21 compared with 30% in FY19, largely due to slower awarding of projects and delayed r ...

NHAI may get Cabinet nod to tweak TOT model

The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) may soon get the go-ahead from the Cabinet to explore options like launch of an infrastructure investment trust (InvIT) and securitisation of toll receipts. The C ...

Land-price skew puts brakes on National Highway projects.

High circle rates and varying norms for fixing the rate based on the size of land parcels have made it difficult for the National Highways Authority of India to acquire land for expansion of existing highways i ...

Just 3 companies show up for NHAI's toll-operate- transfer-3 auctions.

The highways ministry's third round of auctions for monetisation of toll roads has received bids from only three players, officials aware of the matter said. The turnout is strikingly low especially after 27 pl ...

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 ...

Union Minister Shri Nitin Gadkari and Karnataka CM Shri Yediyurappa to Inaugurate CII EXCON 2019

CII EXCON 2019 to witness participation of over 1250 exhibitors from 21 countries Women Building India – Equal Opportunity Award to be Presented at CII EXCON 2019 ...

CII EXCON 2019 to demonstrate the role of smart technologies in accelerating infrastructure growth in the country CII EXCON 2019 to witness participation of over 1250 exhibitors from 21 countries

EXCON 2019 - South Asia's largest construction equipment and construction technology trade fair organised by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) will demonstrate the role of smart technologies and nextge ...

Advert on Click eyes $656 billion global ad spend with online platform launch

The first-of-its-kind digital platform, which was unveiled at Web Summit in Portugal, seeks to bring together all stakeholders of the advertising industry under one roof ...