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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

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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. ...

Bus

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. ...

Manduadih railway station upgraded with world class facilities

The Manduadih railway station in Varanasi has been revamped into a world-class station. Equipped with the latest amenities, the Manduadih railway station is nothing short of an airport. Its stunning station bui ...

Indian Railways upgrades Sainagar Shirdi Railway Station

In the last few months, many railway stations have been revamped including New Delhi railway station, Mathura junction, Lonavala station, amongst others. The latest one to be included in that list is the Sainag ...

Container Corporation of India Ltd. (CONCOR) signs MOU with Russian Railways Company, JSC RZD Logistics (RZDL)

Aim to develop multimodal logistics services along INSTC (International North South Transport Corridor) route ...

Indian Railways allows up to 15 days unreserved ticket booking for Mahakumbh mela.

Indian Railways will extend the window for buying unreserved tickets to 15 days in advance on the railway ticketing app. This is to ease the booking traffic and clear the rush of passengers travelling for the M ...

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. ...

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 ...

RIL leased 4,000 acre land from Navi Mumbai SEZ for economic hub.

Reliance Industries has said it has leased 4,000 acres of land from Navi Mumbai SEZ (NMSEZ) for an initial payment of Rs 2,180 crore to develop a global economic hub. NMSEZ, as part of a tender process was allo ...

5,200 farmers pool land for Hitech city in Pune.

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis launched the Hitech City project in Pune . The project will be among the largest township projects by the state government and will have potential to attract investments worth ...

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 ...

Gujarat Dy. Chief Minister Mr. Nitin Patel inaugurates latest production facility of Apollo Inffratech's newly formed JV ApolloZenith Concrete Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

Well-known concrete solutions provider from Gujarat, Apollo Inffratech Group kicked off its 10th anniversary celebration with the grand inauguration ceremony of its new production facility of newly formed joint ...

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. ...

Projects worth Rs 2,980 crore launched in Agra

Prime Minister has launched civic projects worth Rs 2,980 crore during his visit to the city. He launched the Gangajal project to provide better and more assured water supply and also laid the foundation stone ...

India will need USD 4.5 trillion till 2040 for infra development.

According to Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant, India will need around USD 4.5 trillion till 2040 for development of infrastructure sector in the country. ...

NIIF acquires IDFC Infrastructure Finance.

The National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) has acquired IDFC Infrastructure Finance (IDFC-IFL), an infrastructure debt fund. ...

India is the biggest commitment for AIIB

According to a top official of the Beijing-based multilateral development bank, India is the biggest commitment country for the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) which is interested in funding rural r ...

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 ...

59-km long stretch to bring relief to residents and decongest Delhi city.

The Centre's Delhi decongestion drive is picking up pace.The capital saw the inauguration of the new flyover and underpass between Northern Mahipalpur Bypass Road and Airport Road, and recently Transport Minist ...

Union ministers lay foundation stones for Rs 1 lakh crore for Delhi-Mumbai, Dwarka expressways.

Union ministers Sushma Swaraj, Arun Jaitley and Nitin Gadkari laid the foundation stones for two high-speed highway corridors -- Rs 90,000 crore Delhi-Mumbai Expressway and Rs 9,000 crore Dwarka Expressway. ...

New policy to revive stalled highway projects

The government has unveiled a policy for resolving stalled highway projects worth nearly Rs 30,000 crore, including those where proceedings have been initiated against the companies before the bankruptcy tribun ...

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 ...

ZestMoney EMI launches on Flipkart

-By the end of April, 100 million Flipkart customers can make purchases upto INR 5 lakhs in credit with ZestMoney EMI at 0% interest ...

From spectrum to media rights, mjunction brings in transparency & efficiency in sale of diverse assets

The Ministry of Railways asked RITES, a Government of India enterprise under the aegis of Indian Railways, to construct a new workshop for freight wagon repairs and overhaul. In order to do so, RITES had to sel ...

ICRA: Strong demand growth for MCE industry during Cy2018; robust long-term outlook

General elections in mid CY2019 to however moderate growth and revenues in FY2020; recovery post elections will be contingent on the stability of the elected government ...