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Jan 29, 2018
Economic Survey says India needs $ 4.5 trn to build infrastructure by 2040; can garner $3.9 trn funds itselfEconomic Survey attributes collapse of Public Private Partnership as reason for massive underinvestment in the infrastructure sector
Jun 20, 2017
Exempt roads, railways from GST due to long gestation period, negative returns: Assocham tells govtIn a note submitted to the finance ministry, Assocham suggested that to avoid accumulation of input tax credit with the contractors, a similar exemption should be granted in GST on direct procurements made by the contractors for such projects.
Oct 18, 2016
A UPA redux in road sector? Aggressive bidding may make projects highly riskyTill August, 27 projects totalling 1,500 km were awarded through the hybrid annuity route
Dec 26, 2015
Has Modi failed to deliver on his promise of employment creation to youth?E-coommerce provided employment at warehouses and couriers but that barely scratches the surface of the festering unemployment problem
Nov 28, 2015
Transport minister Gadkari says profit from port sector to reach Rs 6,000 crore by 2016Also highlights that roads, highways and shipping sectors would be able to create 50 lakh employment opportunities
Jul 10, 2014
Budget 2014: Jaitley doubles road sector funds, now for procedural reforms Mr GadkariBy almost doubling the allocation for roads and highway development in this Budget and expanding the target for highway construction, the Finance Minister has shown positive intent.
Apr 16, 2013
India to set up regulators for coal, road sector: ChidambaramFinance Minister P Chidambaram today said the government will set up independent regulators for coal and road sectors in four months and vowed to bring down fiscal deficit.
Feb 28, 2013
Budget 2013: Govt to form regulatory authority for road sectorChidambaram said that there was also the need to explore alternative transportation methods available in the country like the National Waterways.