For the transport sector as a whole, including railways, road, shipping, the government has made a provision of Rs 2.41 lakh crore in 2017-18.
Earlier this month, Tata Realty and Infrastructure had expressed interest in taking 10 per cent in Swan LNG Pvt Ltd that is setting up the Floating and Regasification Unit (FSRU) near Jafrabad in Gujarat.
The issue will open on January 30 and close on February 23. The highest coupon rate is 9.30 per cent for investors of all categories for a tenure of 5 years.
The capital expenditure target is Rs 1.21 lakh crore and likely to go upto Rs 1.51 lakh crore for the next fiscal.
Gross Budgetary Support (GBS) of Rs 40,000 crore was announced in the 2015-16 Rail Budget. However, the Finance Ministry for the current year had slashed it to Rs 28,000 crore, citing slow spending pace.
The details are expected to be shared at a press briefing on Thursday by the junior aviation minister. But the aviation ministry has asked that all the routes that have been bid for are spread over 65 airfields.
About 44 airports across the country have "high potential" for operations under the ambitious Regional Connectivity Scheme (RCS) for civil aviation, UDAN, according to a report brought out by apex industry body FICCI has said.
The government imposed the anti-dumping duty on products imported from China and European nations for a period not exceeding six months, the circular said.
Advertisement through vinyl-wrapping of train exterior, including windows of AC coaches, and inside the coaches shall be allowed as per the policy.
Pet coke, a key raw material for the cement sector, has shown a firming trend in prices to around $60-70 per tonne, from $40 at the beginning of the financial year, which may hit the margin too.
Electricity generation, however, grew 10.2 per cent year-on-year in November, faster than a 2.8 per cent rise in the previous month.
"Developmental works of over Rs 1.06 trillion are getting started in a single city at a single event. This will be a big milestone in the city's history," PM Modi said at a public rally.
LafargeHolcim is the best placed European player to benefit from the uneven regional demand.
Exploration, mining and refinery sectors can access ECB as applicable to infra sector.
The Southern railways would do away with the practice of pasting reservation charts on coaches.
For the first time in over 40 years, the government is throwing open the coal sector for commercial mining, which at present is being undertaken by the central PSU Coal India.
The government imposed a safeguard import duty in September.
As part of the project, 1,500 bridges of the British era will be overhauled at an estimated expenditure of Rs 30,000 crore.