India has an infrastructure deficit and the country needs to boost its domestic manufacturing, finance minister Arun Jaitley said on Tuesday.
Promising a major technological and modernisation upgrade at railways, Union Minister Piyush Goyal said there are plans to equip the entire rail network with Wi-Fi and CCTV system and foreign investors are welcome to participate in this growth story.
Modi’s ambitious India infrastructure fund gets another boost; to jointly invest $3 billion with Dubai’s DP World
In a major boost to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambitious National Investment & Infrastructure Fund, DP World Ltd., a Dubai-based port operator, has entered into a joint investment plan of up to $3 billion with the former.
Thanks to the US shale revolution, the US may finally achieve energy independence, set as a goal by every president since Richard Nixon. Will India be able to achieve even the modest goal set by PM Narendra Modi, of reducing oil dependence by 10% by 2022?
The Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) is going to sign an agreement with the Solar Energy Corporation of India to generate 824 KWP (Kilowatt hours at peak capacity) of solar energy on rooftops of civic buildings.
Giving a push for speedy approvals, the petroleum ministry has proposed that discovered small fields (DSF) be awarded in future by a limited group of the petroleum minister and the finance minister, instead of the 14-member Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) headed by the Prime Minister.
Delhi Metro: Inspect, Investigate And Advise, Now, A Commissioner Of Metro Railway Safety To Monitor Operations
More than a decade after it was first envisaged in the Metro Railways (Operations and Maintenance) Act, 2002, the Ministry of Civil Aviation has created a post for the Commissioner of Metro Railway Safety under the Commission of Railway Safety, according to an official notification dated January 10.
In a move to boost solar energy production in Maharashtra, Mahavitaran, the power transmission company of the state government, is planning to purchase 1000 MW solar power this year.
THE RAILWAYS has started investigating what its officials believe is an “audacious” racket in which an unidentified man conducted “job interviews” inside the ministry’s headquarters, and issued “appointment letters” with forged signatures of former Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu for the post of ticket collector.
As the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation (MMRC) prepares to begin operations of the fifth Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) in the city, the first that began tunnelling on November 9 has completed 94.3 metres of boring as on Wednesday.