Mar 25, 2015 at 18:04 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Prabhu said infrastructure development was crucial to promote and sustain economic growth, and that it had to be led by public spending
Mar 19, 2015 at 17:07 | Source: PTI
The Indian Railways will set up a new state-owned entity, TRANSLOC, by July to handle transport logistics, a senior official said on Thursday.
Mar 12, 2015 at 18:55 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The clamour for raising public investment is growing by the day, especially in railways. This gained further momentum post the government's economic survey which pegged railways multiplier effect at 5 or more, according to a Deutsche Bank report.
Mar 11, 2015 at 11:58 | Source: PTI
The investment would be done in bonds issued by various railway entities such Indian Railways Finance Corporation (IRFC), beginning next fiscal.
Mar 10, 2015 at 15:28 | Source: PTI
The government has received 72 proposals from various companies including Adani Group, ITC and Future Group for 17 food parks and each of them is expected to attract a minimum investment of about Rs 125 crore. So, the total amount for all 17 food parks is expected at Rs 2,100 crore.
Mar 03, 2015 at 15:23 | Source: PTI
At the end of the day if nothing works, the numbers will. Under the Indian constitution mechanism, numbers are fairly on our side," he said, adding that the 2013 Land Act is an area that the BJP-led government is trying to "radically alter".
Feb 28, 2015 at 11:40 | Source: CNBC-TV18
In the Modi governments first Budget in July, the government had said it will promote foreign direct investment (FDI) selectively in sectors and raise the composite cap of foreign investment to 49 percent with full Indian management and control through FIPB route.
Feb 28, 2015 at 11:34 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Also in a bid to support and spur small and medium enterprises (SMEs), Jaitley proposed to set up a bank called Micro Units Development Refinance Agency (MUDRA Bank) with an initial allocation of Rs 20,000 crore, and credit guarantee corpus of Rs 3,000 crore.
Feb 27, 2015 at 20:32 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
ICICIdirect.com has come out with its review report on Rail Budget 2015-16. "Mission-mode approach for holistic, self-sustained development of Railways", says the report.
Feb 27, 2015 at 17:56 | Source: PTI
Public investment in an efficient rail network can have positive effect on both manufacturing and aggregate output, and the effects are permanent, said the Economic Survey 2014-15 tabled in Parliament on Friday. It also envisioned "corporatised Railways entities" in the long run.