On the contrary, traffic handled by about 200 minor ports, either on the control of the state governments or private players, has been on the decline from 2014-15.
The state government would spend Rs 4,000 crore on land acquisition.
Total proposed investment for the 100 cities under the Smart Cities Mission is around Rs 2 lakh crore. With this selection of all 100 cities is now complete
As part of the celebration, Hanish announced government's plan to waive off Rs 150 on issuance fee and Rs 75 annual fee on commuters who purchase Kochi-1 prepaid smart card between June 15 and June 30
In a bid to complete the projects ahead of the 2019 general elections, the ministry is planning to spend around Rs 1.5 lakh crore on them
"In the next two to three years, we need total investment of USD 800 billion to USD 1 trillion in infrastructure," its chief executive Sujoy rpt Sujoy Bose said at at a finance ministry-organised seminar here.
India Infrastructure Finance Company Ltd (IIFCL), Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of India and China-based Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) will infuse equity in the fund
Here's an early look into Delhi Metro's Magenta Line that will be inaugurated today by Housing and Urban Affairs minister Hardeep S Puri and Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal. It will be open for public from May 29.
Union minister for transport claimed that EPE could help reduce pollution levels in the national capital by 50 percent as vehicles, not bound to Delhi, shall be able to bypass the city.
The government's Rs 8 lakh crore shipping and ports initiative, Sagarmala, faces challenges like timely investment mobilisation and budgetary support, according to domestic rating agency Icra.
The Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority will raise Rs 2000 crore by issuing 'Amaravati Bonds' by the end of this month for the construction of the state capital, Amaravati.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of Rs 6,800 crore strategic Zojila tunnel, Asia's longest bi-directional tunnel, in Jammu and Kashmir tomorrow.
The Centre will strengthen air, train and road connectivity to Bodhgaya and Gaya in Bihar to attract more tourists, Union Tourism Secretary Rashmi Verma said. The central government official made the statement during a high level meeting to review the development of tourism sector in the state with senior officials here yesterday.
The Uttar Pradesh Cabinet today gave its approval to a number of road projects in the state which would be carried out with the help of Asian Development Bank (ADB) or the World Bank. These projects would be completed in 18 to 24 months.
Wipro Lighting, part of Wipro Consumer Care and Lighting, is currently in discussions with authorities for deployment in four-five Smart City projects across the country, a senior company official said here today.
The Bombay High Court today sought to know from the Maharashtra government if there is any violation of noise pollution norms at three spots in the city, where construction work for Metro-III line is underway, as claimed by petitioners.
The research wing of rating agency Crisil said the 2034 DP will release over 3,650 hectares of barred zones and salt pan land for development but added that while the move is a positive for development, it is likely to "pressurise existing infrastructure further".
The stretch will be a major boon for shoppers in the Capital as four major markets of the national capital will get connected
Construction of national highways has increased to record levels and the momentum is expected to continue in this financial year too, as funding is not an issue and the pace of land acquisition has improved, says a report.
Over the decades, nearly 30 Thai companies are active in the field of infrastructure, real estate, food processing, chemicals, hotel and hospitality sectors in India. Currently, Thai goods have benefited from the second FTA agreement with 10 members of ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) region with India.
The 1.6-km-long flyover from near the St Stephens Hospital to Filmistaan Cinema was originally scheduled to be completed by 2010 but has missed several deadlines.
The Centre today informed the Supreme Court that construction work of the 135-km long Eastern Peripheral Expressway, which would help decongest Delhi traffic, was complete.
The National Green Tribunal has slapped a cost of Rs 30,000 on the Haryana government for not filing its reply on a plea opposing the diversion of a 12-km stretch of Gurgaon-Manesar expressway.
Integrated end-to-end logistics network with required infrastructure facilities also important
The construction of national highways hit a record high of 10,000 km while railway track renewal exceeded target to hit 4,405 km