Mired in red tape, Mumbai’s multi-crore rail projects could finally get moving again after the intervention of none other than Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who has sought an update on the struggling Mumbai Urban Transport Project (MUTP)-phase 2, and has asked for it to be expedited.
With the Sri Lankan cricket team’s dramatic protest against playing conditions highlighting the mounting embarrassment over Delhi’s pollution, a PMO-headed panel met on Monday and reviewed the need for more accurate real-time monitoring of air quality and measures to control stubble burning.
Borrowing from the Gujarat model, the Prime Minister’s Office wants that all Central public sector enterprises (CPSEs), including Maharatnas, park their surplus funds with a government-owned non-banking financial company (NBFC) from whom they would borrow to finance their investment projects.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the first phase of the Metro Rail Hyderabad either on November 27 or 28.Modi is coming to city to participate in the global summit in the city.
When it recently made a request to the Gujarat government to take 51 per cent equity in its beleaguered Mundra ultra mega power plant, Tata Power marked the letter to the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO).
The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) has agreed not to go ahead with the divestment of MSTC’s arm Ferro Scrap Nigam Ltd (FSNL) as the entity has no tangible assets barring machinery, a top official said.
The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) has given stiff targets to Indian Railways to augment the freight business of the carrier, including redirecting 20 million tonne (MT) of additional cargo from road to rail by the end of financial year 2017-18.
The Indian Railways is staring at a possible loss of over Rs 2,500 crore annually due to imminent closure of the 41-km long line between Chandrapura and Dhanbad
Progress On Renewable Energy, LED Bulbs and Rural Housing Gets A Pat From PM Modi At The Review Of Key Infrastructure Sectors
The Prime Minister called for establishment of some model solar cities, where the power requirement is fulfilled solely by solar energy. A similar effort, he said can be made to make certain localities kerosene-free.
Prime Minister, Narendra Modi on Monday reviewed progress of key infrastructure sectors including petroleum and natural gas, power, renewable energy and housing. The review meeting, which came soon after the review of connectivity-related infrastructure sectors in the last week of April, lasted for about three hours, and was attended by top officials from PMO, NITI Aayog and all infrastructure Ministries of the Government of India.
The government today said that WestingHouse has expressed willingness to continue with the Kovadda nuclear plant.