FIVE MONTHS after Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone for the ambitious Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project, aimed at connecting the two cities in two hours
India’s crude steel production crossed the 100 million tonnes(mt) with a growth of 6.18 percent during last year. The government has taken various remedial measures to promote domestic steel sector which amongst others include trade measures such as anti dumping duties, safeguard duties and temporary introduction of Minimum Import Price
Budget 2018: Concerned over future of the sunrise industry which is facing threat due to the proposed imposition of 70 per cent safeguard duty on import of solar power equipment, sector experts are expecting some breather from the Union Budget 2018-19. Industry experts believe that the imposition will not only increase the tariff by almost Re 1.
Railway Minister Piyush Goyal, who wants to “bring the charm back to train travel”, feels there is no alternative to pressing ahead with the modernisation of Indian railways, and politics should not be seen in everything ranging from the bullet train project to Davos visit of the prime minister and other ministers.
Mathura refinery has decided to go for innovation and revamp of its two units to meet the challenge of 100 per cent production of BS-VI grade fuel by 2020, a director said. “With the addition of third reactor in series to the existing two reactors and furnace, Prime G (gasoline de-sulphurization) unit of Mathura refinery is being revamped for ensuring BS-VI petrol with sulphur content 8ppm (wt),” Mathura Refinery’s Executive Director Larry Wright Khongwir told reporters yesterday.
Indian Railways Status: 22 Trains Cancelled, 40 Running Late Due To Low Visibility In Northern Region
Foggy conditions continue to affect railway services in the northern region on Wednesday with 65 trains getting delayed, cancelled or rescheduled. According to the Northern Railways Chief Public Relations Officer (CPRO) Nitin Chowdhary, at least 22 trains have been cancelled, 40 trains were running late and three have been rescheduled owing to poor visibility due to the fog.
From Bharatmala, Sagarmala to Railways, in 2018, Assets Recycling Critical For Infrastructure Growth
The irrepressible Nassim Taleb has coined the term ‘IYI, or Intellectual Yet Idiot’ to denote those prone to making lofty predictions, but without any skin in the game. Our company has 16 operational infrastructure assets in transport and energy sectors, and our complete skin is indeed in the game. Hence the following views, as a practitioner, on the outlook for 2018. These comments are for all infrastructure, not just for the small subset of PPP that gets disproportionate attention.
The National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) on Friday held as sustainable Bhushan Energy’s (BEL) plea to change the insolvency resolution professional (IRP) from consultancy firm Deloitte as the IRP for its already-admitted parent, Bhushan Steel (BSL), is also from the same firm. The IRP had been nominated by State Bank of India.
Mukesh Ambani prophesied on Friday that India will overtake US and China, buoyed by the fourth industrial revolution. “Today, I wish to make a prediction.
Indian engineers have launch a major project to repair over 200-km of road in strife-torn South Sudan that would improve the safety of travel for local motorists, traders and humanitarian organisations between two major cities in the country, a UN agency has said.