Concerned about new ports eating into the profitability and business of India’s 12 major ports, a parliamentary panel has recommended that no new port be allowed in 100 km vicinity of top ports without a nod from board.
Logistics solutions provider Global Ocean Group today said the government’s ambitious Sagarmala project will add 2 per cent to the country’s GDP.
The Geological Survey of India (GSI) is planning to procure a geo-technical vessel which will have drilling facilities.
The government is hopeful that a new model regarding the use of biofuels and developed through indigenous technology would emerge in the coming days, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said today.
PSU major Oil India today said it has submitted a feasibility report to the Central government for laying gas pipeline from Barauni in Bihar to Numaligarh in Assam to tackle shortage of gas in the North Eastern state.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to go for a Cabinet expansion as senior minister M Venkaiah Naidu’s almost certain election as the next vice president will leave two heavyweight portfolios without a Cabinet minister.
With the implementation of government’s UJALA programme in Arunachal Pradesh, the world’s largest non-subsidised LED bulb distribution programme is now being implemented across the country, EESL said today.
The Competition Commission has ordered a fresh investigation against state-owned GAIL (India) for alleged abuse of dominant position with regard to supply of natural gas.
Bharat Petroleum Corporation Chairman D Rajkumar today exuded confidence that the proposed Rs 2-lakh crore mega refinery in the ecologically sensitive Konkan belt will get green nod and hopes to complete the world’s largest refinery complex in four years.
East Hope Group, one of China’s largest private companies, will invest $300 million in setting up manufacturing units at the Mundra SEZ in partnership with Indian infrastructure giant Adani Group.