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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 ...

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 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. ...

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 ...

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 ...

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. ...

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. ...

Residential real estate prices drop in Mumbai, Pune, Chennai, Kolkata

How is India's residential real estate market looking? Two reports released this week has some good news for homebuyers. Prices aren't swinging much - in fact, they are barely rising in most cities. Although th ...

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. ...

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 ...

CII Excon 2019 - South Asia's Largest Construction Equipment Trade Fair to be held during December 10-14, 2019 in Bengaluru

Excon to attract 1250+ exhibitors, 350+ foreign players; 70,000+ business visitors ...

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. ...

NCLAT reserves order on Jaypee fresh bids

The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) has reserved an order on whether it will exclude a litigation period of around 250 days in the Jaypee Infratech case to remain within the 270-day limit for in ...

NCLAT opens doors to bid for Jaypee Infratech

An appellate tribunal has asked counsel for lenders of Jaypee Infratech to provide terms and conditions for new resolution plans, opening the doors for new applicants including Adani Infrastructure for acquirin ...

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 ...

Modi govt to spend over Rs 80,000 crore to boost rural connectivity

In a major boost to rural road connectivity across the country, the government has given its approval for the launch of third phase of Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY-III) at a total cost of over Rs 80, ...

Implementation of the project

Project period: 2019-20 to 2024-25. ...

Tatas in talks with GIC to sell roads business

Tata Realty and Infrastructure (TRIL), a wholly-owned unit of Tata Sons, is set to exit the roads business by selling four of its projects, for which preliminary talks are on with Singaporean sovereign fund GIC ...

MGNREGA may not be forever

The Centre is not in favour of continuing the flagship rural jobs scheme under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) forever since it is targeted at the poor and the Narendra Modi government's l ...

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 ...

Seminar on Cyber-Crime-Prevention and Security Media Release

Dignitaries on the dais (L to R) CVO-BEL (Shri Shrikant Walgad, IAS, VP-VSC-B) CVO-BEML (Shri Vidya Bhushan Kumar, IFS, President-VSC-B), Shri Sanjay Sahay, IPS, ADGP-PCW/SCRB CVO-HAL (Shri Selva Kumar B, IPoS, ...

FASTags to be made mandatory from December

To ensure seamless traffic and prevent congestion at toll plazas, the government said it has decided to declare all lanes at toll fee plaza on national highways as 'FASTag lanes' from December 1. ...

Schaeffler India Limited appoints Harsha Kadam as Managing Director effective Oct 01, 2019

Leading industrial and automotive supplier, Schaeffler India Limited (BSE:505790, NSE:SCHAEFFLER) today announced that the Board of Directors approved the appointment of Harsha Kadam as Managing Director for a ...