Tag: infrastructure

tourism: Tourism can be the game changer in Northeast region: Union Minister Kishan Reddy

G. Kishan Reddy, Union Minister of Tourism, Culture and DoNER said that Tourism can be a game changer that can bring socio-economic change in the...

hurricane ida: Hurricane Ida lashes Louisiana, knocks out New Orleans power

Hurricane Ida blasted ashore Sunday as one of the most powerful storms ever to hit the U.S., knocking out power to all of New Orleans,...

Indian in Afghanistan: View: Will India’s investments in Afghanistan amount to anything?

India has sunk billions into Afghanistan, hedging its bets with a combination of soft and hard power. Now, as nations desperately evacuate their troops, people...

Economic rebound expected on rapid vaccination, infra spend: Niti Vice-Chairman

A strong economic growth rebound is expected on the back of rapid vaccinations, a recovering monsoon boosting agricultural output, thrust on infrastructure investments by the...

Jyotiraditya Scindia: Scindia requests five states’ CMs to expedite matters related to aviation infrastructure

Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia has requested chief ministers of Goa, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand and Karnataka to expedite matters related to aviation infrastructure such...

jawaharlal nehru stadium: Centre aims to monetise Jawaharlal Nehru stadium in national capital, three other SAI assets

The government on Monday announced plans to monetise the iconic Jawaharlal Nehru (JLN) Stadium in the national capital along with another national stadium and two...

Industrial and warehousing spaces leasing crosses 10 million sq. ft. in H1 2021

Leasing of Industrial and warehousing spaces touched 10.1 million sq ft in H1 2021, across the top five Indian cities of Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi NCR,...

India’s long steel makers to witness better margins and higher capacity utilisation in H2 of FY 22: ICRA

India’s long steel product industry which caters to the infrastructure and construction sectors is set to witness improved margins and better capacity utilisation levels in...

Rs 14744.99 cr approved for states, UTs under Covid emergency response package

The Union Health Ministry on Friday approved another instalment of Rs 14744.99 crore under the India COVID-19 Emergency Response and Health System Preparedness Package (ECRP-II...

Republicans Block Debate On Bipartisan Infrastructure Package

Senate Republicans on Wednesday blocked debate on a bipartisan infrastructure package that includes $1.1 trillion in spending aimed at overhauling the nation’s roads, bridges and...

Invest with care in infra funds as cyclicality can wipe out gains

Thanks to the strong recovery in cyclical sectors, infrastructure funds delivered an average return of more than 70% over the past year, making them the...

U.S. senators haggle over funding of $1 trillion infrastructure compromise

A bipartisan infrastructure plan costing a little over $1 trillion, only about a fourth of what President Joe Biden initially proposed, has been gaining support...

Joe Biden Makes Key Concession On Corporate Taxes In Attempt To Woo Republicans

President Joe Biden made a key concession on corporate taxes during a meeting this week with Sen. Shelley Moore Capito (R-W.Va.), the top Republican negotiator...

Volkswagen takes aim at Tesla with own European gigafactories

Volkswagen plans to build half a dozen battery cell plants in Europe and expand infrastructure for charging electric vehicles globally, accelerating efforts to overtake Tesla...

View: Hitting bullseye with a focus on healthcare, welfare and infra

Nirmala Sitharaman has put her best foot forward. After a hesitant start in 2019, and an uncertain follow-up in 2020, the FM has finally earned...

Poll-bound states get special focus in FM Speech; Rs 2.27 lakh crore infra projects for TN,WB, Kerala, Assam

NEW DELHI: From Rs 1.03 lakh crore highway projects for Tamil Nadu to Rs 65,000 crore works for Kerala – four poll-bound states found special...

real estate: Global body RICs sought views on future of commercial property valuations

New Delhi: The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICs), global body to enforce international standards in the valuation, management, and development of land, real estate,...

budget 2021: Focus on infrastructure and ease of doing business: TV Narendran

Expect things to get better this year and the next and go back to the normal growth levels of pre-pandemic days, says TV Narendran, MD...

market outlook: Dalal Street week ahead: Don’t try to ride any pre-Budget rally, stay defensive

In our weekly note last week, it was mentioned that market was showing the first signs of fatigue, as Nifty marked a high at 14,653....

raghuram rajan: Budget 2021: Prioritise, boost infrastructure & sell PSUs promptly, says Raghuram Rajan

The government has to prioritise spending which means focus on what is essential. I would start with relief to poorer households and ensure there is...

kashmir: PM Modi fixes fresh deadlines for 6 infra projects in metros and Jammu & Kashmir

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has fixed fresh deadlines for six major infrastructure projects in major metros including Delhi and Mumbai as well as...

vaccine: Cold chains, system for vaccination ready in Gujarat: Deputy CM Nitin Patel

Ahmedabad: The Gujarat government has put together the cold chain infrastructure to store and transport COVID-19 vaccine alongwith a system for vaccination and lists of...

India extends $ 1 billion Line of Credit to Central Asia for connectivity & other development projects

New Delhi: India on Wednesday announced an additional $ 1 billion Line of Credit for Central Asian countries to widen connectivity and energy partnership among...

China is on a construction binge and that’s good news for the global economy

By Matt Phillips The coronavirus pandemic forced China to bring industrial activity to a halt earlier this year, but the country is revving its engines...

India assists Maldives to build infrastructure for police forces

NEW DELHI: India is not just assisting its Southern neighbour Maldives with development projects but also providing support for its security related infrastructure. A ceremony...