Officials of the JICA, Japan's state-owned funding agency, will visit Surat on Friday to meet farmers, who have been protesting against land acquisition for the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project.
The decision would directly benefit important projects such as Mumbai trans-harbour link (MTHL), Finance Minister Arun Jaitley told reporters here.
The Chief Representative of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) India office Takema Sakamoto said there is a need for huge capacity expansion in public transportation and the agency is likely to discuss further association with the Delhi Metro.
"Gayatri Projects has secured a Rs 926-crore highway contract in the state of Bihar," the company said in a regulatory filing to the BSE.
Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa, on September 21, 2016, inaugurated the services on the second elevated corridor of the Chennai Metro Rail Project (CMRP). The second elevated corridor covers a distance of 8.6 R
"34 countries have (so far) shown interest in investing in the smart cities. It includes some of the developed countries like United States, United Kingdom, Germany, France, Singapore and Japan," said Naidu.
Mumbai and its surrounding areas offer a healthy mix of real estate options, which has been possible, largely due to the region‘s infrastructure and connectivity. â€œIf connectivity is improved, then it will be easy R
Maharashtra government today it needs around Rs 80,000 crore to complete all irrigation projects in the state.
JICA chief representative Takema Sakamoto said JICA will also insist on the project meeting its internal guidelines on environmental impact of the 22-km link, which will connect the island city with adjoining Raigad district, calling it as a pre-requisite before the final agreement is signed.
According to sources, the state forest department has given an in-principle approval for the 22 km-long cable stay bridge between Sewri in city of Mumbai and Nhava-Sheva.
Railways on Friday assured the industry that the ambitious Rs 81,459 cr worth 'Dedicated Freight Corridor' (DFC) project, meant for faster goods movement, will be completed by 2019.