June 28, 2015 16:28 (IST)
The JSW Group on Sunday signed a 30-year concession agreement with the Konkan Railway to build a 34-kilometre, Rs 771-crore rail link to connect its Jaigarh port on the Konkan Coast.
June 28, 2015 14:06 (IST)
At a time when PPP or public-private partnership projects in highways sector had taken a backseat, government's renewed focus on it has revived developers' interest with projects worth about Rs 13,500 crore either awarded or in advanced stages of finalisation so far this fiscal year.
June 24, 2015 23:26 (IST)
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on Wednesday approved the revised cost estimate of Rs 81,459 crore for the Eastern and Western Dedicated Freight Corridor (DFC) Project, including land costs and financing plan.
June 20, 2015 20:11 (IST)
India's infrastructure performance in 2014-15 was better than the previous fiscal year, as production of inputs including power, steel, coal and cement moved up.
June 20, 2015 19:25 (IST)
Drawing a comparison between the railway systems of India and China, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Saturday said not enough investment has been made in the Railways in India in the last 40 years.
June 16, 2015 15:18 (IST)
The project covers widening of NH-37 in Assam on the east-west corridor under phase-II programme of NHDP.
June 15, 2015 10:34 (IST)
The timings for booking Tatkal tickets in AC and non-AC classes has been changed from June 15 as the Railways has staggered the schedule to reduce the load on the ticketing site and booking windows.
June 06, 2015 17:01 (IST)
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Saturday said projects worth over Rs.10,000 crore were being rolled out as part of a fortnight long consumer connect initiative that began on May 26 to improve railway services.
May 30, 2015 17:33 (IST)
The Cabinet Committee, chaired by Narendra Modi, has approved the construction of trunk infrastructure components of Phase-1 of the Dholera Special Investment Region (DSIR) in Gujarat and Phase-1 of the Shendra Bidkin Industrial Area (SBIA) in Maharashtra under the DMIC Project.
May 27, 2015 11:06 (IST)
In pursuance of the announcement, a committee comprising of 10 members including its chairman Mr Kelkar, who is presently the Chairman of Institute of Public Finance & Policy, has been constituted, a Finance Ministry release said on Tuesday.
May 21, 2015 12:22 (IST)
IRB Infrastructure said the estimated project cost is approximately Rs 2,650 crore with a construction period of 910 days. The concession period for the same is 24 years, it said.
May 13, 2015 16:52 (IST)
The government on Wednesday allowed developers to exit highway projects two years after they are completed, a move that will unlock investments worth Rs 4,500 crore and provide renewed thrust to the sector.
May 12, 2015 10:56 (IST)
Beijing has been pushing India to accelerate work on a multi-billion dollar rail link from New Delhi to Chennai ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to China this week.
May 09, 2015 01:38 (IST)
The names of the top officials of the BRICS New Development Bank, including its president who will be from India, would be finalised by the end of this month, China's official media reported on Friday.
May 07, 2015 14:06 (IST)
The group became more pessimistic about market developments in all geographic areas except for Europe, where it kept its forecast unchanged.
May 05, 2015 22:30 (IST)
Noted industrialist and Tata Group chairman emeritus Ratan Tata will chair the first meeting of the 'Kaya Kalp' council at Rail Bhawan here on May 12.
May 04, 2015 19:12 (IST)
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday sought "deeper engagement" of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for development of smart cities, industrial corridors and railways as part of flagship initiatives like 'Make In India' and 'Skill India'.
May 03, 2015 16:27 (IST)
Aditya Birla Group chairman Kumar Manglam Birla has said the merger of Lafarge SA and Holcim Ltd will not be a threat for UltraTech Cement, a part of the group and the country's largest cement maker.
May 03, 2015 14:24 (IST)
Notwithstanding government panel recommendations, Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu has outright ruled out privatisation of the public transporter.
April 28, 2015 18:32 (IST)
UltraTech's proposed buyout of two cement plants from Jaiprakash Associates Ltd has received approval of the Competition Commission of India (CCI), which said the deal is unlikely to have an adverse impact on competition.