Apr 30, 2021 09:00 PM IST
Gadkari said he was confident that companies would get at least twice the return in India as compared to investing in the US.
- Apr 18, 2021 04:23 PM IST
The industry body also urged the RBI to allow restructuring of certain MSMEs loans that already have got the similar relief under the same scheme during the first wave of COVID-19, but are now facing challenges.
- Apr 02, 2021 05:39 PM IST
Vehicle Inspection and Certification Centres have been set up at Cuttack in Odisha, Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh, Bengaluru in Karnataka, Surat in Gujarat, Nashik in Maharashtra, Rohtak in Haryana and Jhuljhuli in Delhi, sources told Moneycontrol.
- Mar 26, 2021 09:12 PM IST
Below is an analysis of the glaring flaws in India’s driver licensing apparatus and how the new measures on how one can obtain a driver’s licence can fix them
- Mar 26, 2021 12:29 PM IST
Also, passing percentage in order to be eligible to get a driving licence in all regional transport offices (RTOs) has been fixed at 69 percent, Road Transport, Highways and MSMEs Minister Nitin Gadkari told Lok Sabha in a written reply.
- Mar 24, 2021 04:58 PM IST
Highways minister Gadkari says mandatory use of FASTag for cashless toll collection has helped revenue increase to Rs 340 billion a year, and is likely to rise to Rs 1.34 trillion in three to four years.
- Mar 24, 2021 03:05 PM IST
Of these, Rs 1 lakh crore Delhi-Mumbai Expressway is likely to be completed within a year while Delhi-Meerut Expressway will be inaugurated in a month or two, the Road Transport and Highways Minister said while addressing a virtual event organised by PHD Chamber of Commerce here.
- Mar 22, 2021 07:35 PM IST
The government has mandated the fitment of FASTag in all M and N categories of motor vehicles with effect from January 1, 2021, through the amendment in Central Motor Vehicles Rules, 1989, Road Transport, Highways and MSMEs Minister Nitin Gadkari told the Rajya Sabha said.
- Mar 18, 2021 08:35 PM IST
Gadkari also said the ministry has been running various schemes to provide credit facilities to the MSME sectors such as an interest subvention scheme for incremental credit which offers a 2 per cent interest subsidy, Credit Guarantee Scheme for micro and small enterprises (MSEs) for collateral-free / third-party guarantee-free loans.
- Mar 18, 2021 07:35 PM IST
The MoRTH will also look to set up 50 scrapping centres across India by December 2023, as part of the new vehicle scrappage policy.
- Mar 18, 2021 02:53 PM IST
The Union road transport ministry has similarly proposed the de-registration of commercial vehicles after 15 years if the owners fail to renew the fitness certificates.
- Mar 18, 2021 01:17 PM IST
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said new vehicles have FASTags fitted in them, while the government has said it will give free FASTags for old vehicles.
- Mar 15, 2021 03:08 PM IST
The 2,084 projects pertain to construction of 63,523 km of national highways in the country.
- Mar 13, 2021 03:40 PM IST
Gadkari, who holds MSME portfolio along with road transport, said by making solar energy available, "we will create big market for electric vehicles".
- Mar 11, 2021 11:34 AM IST
Swedish public broadcaster SVT had reported alleging that Scania had delivered a specially equipped luxury bus to an Indian company with connections to Union Minister Nitin Gadkari that was intended for his daughter's wedding and was not fully paid for.
- Mar 10, 2021 07:19 PM IST
Scania allegedly delivered a luxury bus to a company that had close ties with Nitin Gadkari's sons in November 2016. It was also said the bus was not paid for and was used for the wedding of Gadkari's daughter.
- Mar 09, 2021 02:58 PM IST
As on date, 394 clusters have been approved under SFURTI, out of which 93 are functional clusters, assisting 2.34 lakh beneficiaries.
- Mar 07, 2021 08:22 PM IST
New Delhi, Mar 7 There is good news for consumers who are going to junk their old vehicles and buy a new one under the Vehicle Scrapping Poli..
- Mar 04, 2021 08:20 PM IST
Nitin Gadkari said it will be the first-ever elevated Urban Expressway in India. Its construction will also immensely help to reduce air pollution in the Delhi-NCR region.
- Mar 02, 2021 05:41 PM IST
The minister said the government's initiatives such as collateral-free automatic loans for business, including MSMEs, and Rs 50,000 crore-equity infusion through MSME Fund of Funds, which benefits companies with higher credit ratings, will generate tremendous business opportunities.
- Mar 01, 2021 03:56 PM IST
Union transport minister Nitin Gadkari, who launched a live monitoring system for toll plazas across the national highways to gauge waiting time and traffic queue length on a real-time basis on March 1, also said the move would reduce carbon emission by 5 lakh tonnes per month.
- Feb 27, 2021 07:00 PM IST
Launched on 7 July 2020, Khadi e-portal has delivered orders to over 10,000 customers out of the 65,000 people who visited the e-portal till date. KVIC has also delivered more than 1 lakh articles/commodities to these customers.
- Feb 25, 2021 12:28 PM IST
Speaking at an event organised by the Automotive Components Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA), the Minister of Road Transport and Highways said the present levels of localisation of parts in the Indian auto sector is around 70 percent and "at any cost we need to stop imports of auto components".
- Feb 21, 2021 11:02 PM IST
The contractors, government agencies and the poor are being adversely affected due to the exorbitant rise in steel and cement prices, said Nitin Gadkari.