India has assured Iran that it will fast track the $1.6 billion-Chabahar rail link project, which will connect the port on the southern coast of the Gulf nation to the eastern city of Zahedan on the border with Afghanistan.
Infrastructure Boost: From Nitin Gadkari Saving Rs 3 Lakh Cr Of Bad Loans, Power Rates In Up To Era Of Black Gold Being Over, What You Must Know
The Indian aviation industry is set to become the third-largest in the world by 2020. National Civil Aviation Policy has set a target of 1.4bn annual passenger capacity by 2017—meaning building five times more airport capacity in the next 10 years.
Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday inaugurated two National Highway projects in Gurugram aimed at decongesting the National Capital Region and also laid the foundation stone for two new projects.
As banks work overtime to resolve dud loans worth over Rs 8 trillion, Union minister Nitin Gadkari today claimed proactive steps taken by the government in the road sector have helped save Rs 3 trillion of loans from slipping into bad assets.
“Eight days ago we had a meeting (with veteran scientist and Niti Aayog member V K Saraswat) where we decided that if marine engines are run on methanol, it can be import substitute, cost-effective and pollution-free,” the minister said.
The strategic Chabahar Port located in the Sistan-Balochistan province of Iran will start functioning within 12-18 months.
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has sought to fast-track key infrastructure projects, including the Char Dham scheme, and reached out to all the stakeholders for quicker clearances.
Nitin Gadkari Reveals Government’s Plan To Provide Roadside Amenities Like Parking, ATMs On National Highways
Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari revealed government’s plans to provide wayside amenities along the national highways across the country on every 50 km on Thursday, reported PTI.
After the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST), seamless movement of trade could get another boost from multi-modal transportation.
Thermax is in the process of manufacturing methanol from coal, a technological breakthrough that would help India step up domestic production of the green fuel and cut dependence on imports.