Infra 2018

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Budget 2018: Predictable but not irresponsible, deserves a guarded welcome
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Budget 2018: Predictable but not irresponsible, deserves a guarded welcome

The fiscal slippage from 3.2 percent to 3.5 percent is a significant one and worse, it continues the next year

Budget 2018: Personal income tax unchanged; other key highlights of Arun Jaitley's fifth budget
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Budget 2018: Personal income tax unchanged; other key highlights of Arun Jaitley's fifth budget

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday did not provide any relief in the income tax rates for 2018-19.

Budget 2018: Rural education, health, nutrition urgently require increased funding from Centre
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Budget 2018: Rural education, health, nutrition urgently require increased funding from Centre

A look at the past Budgets suggests that while housing, sanitation and rural employment are likely to get a push, the need of the hour is to have a clear strategy and priority for education, health and nutrition

Budget 2018: Will Arun Jaitley provide relief to cement industry given infra is govt's focus?
Business

Budget 2018: Will Arun Jaitley provide relief to cement industry given infra is govt's focus?

There is no doubt that the path to economic growth will be paved with the investment in infrastructure

Budget 2018: Infra segment needs targeted policy actions, sector regulator; is Arun Jaitley listening?
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Budget 2018: Infra segment needs targeted policy actions, sector regulator; is Arun Jaitley listening?

Proactive measures by the government to further improve the long-term funding availability is a priority area and the infrastructure players expect some action here as well.

Budget 2018: Time Arun Jaitley gave a leg-up to private investment in railways, airports
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Budget 2018: Time Arun Jaitley gave a leg-up to private investment in railways, airports

There has been little opportunity for private investment in Railways and Airports, though long-term investors are very keen on both these sectors

Economic Survey 2018: Make in India 2.0 to focus on 10 champion sectors to spur manufacturing, job creation
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Economic Survey 2018: Make in India 2.0 to focus on 10 champion sectors to spur manufacturing, job creation

Make in India programme was launched on 25 September, 2014 with an aim to make India a global hub for manufacturing

Budget 2018: From corporate tax cut to infra sops, industry has a long wish list
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Budget 2018: From corporate tax cut to infra sops, industry has a long wish list

Government will unveil its budget for the 2018/19 fiscal year on Thursday, with investors expecting increased investment in key areas such as agriculture, and a slew of incentives for businesses.

Economic Survey says India needs $ 4.5 trn to build infrastructure by 2040; can garner $3.9 trn funds itself
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Economic Survey says India needs $ 4.5 trn to build infrastructure by 2040; can garner $3.9 trn funds itself

Economic Survey attributes collapse of Public Private Partnership as reason for massive underinvestment in the infrastructure sector

Budget 2018: Promises of smart cities, employment and housing displaying little progress in India
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Budget 2018: Promises of smart cities, employment and housing displaying little progress in India

Less than a quarter of central funds for four major national programmes for India’s urban renewal have been used.

Budget 2018: Oil and gas industry seeks infrastructure status, lower taxes
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Budget 2018: Oil and gas industry seeks infrastructure status, lower taxes

Oil and gas industry wants inclusion of natural gas in the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime at the earliest to boost the use of environment friendly fuel and help transition to a gas-based economy

Budget 2018: Citizens demand emergency ticketing, end of VIP culture to make railways profitable
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Budget 2018: Citizens demand emergency ticketing, end of VIP culture to make railways profitable

Majority of Indians want railway minister Piyush Goyal to work towards increasing safety and transparency in the Indian Railways in Budget 2018

Budget and Beyond: In next decade, road infrastructure in India will be completely transformed, says Nitin Gadkari
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Budget and Beyond: In next decade, road infrastructure in India will be completely transformed, says Nitin Gadkari

Nitin Gadkari says he needs more money because a lot of land needs to be acquired for ambitious Rs 7.5-lakh crore Sagarmala project

Budget 2018: India can bet on agriculture, but support sectors like warehousing, cold storage need equal attention
Business

Budget 2018: India can bet on agriculture, but support sectors like warehousing, cold storage need equal attention

Sectors like warehousing, cold storage, transportation etc that support agriculture should be an equal focus of India's agri budget announcements

Union Budget to prioritise agriculture, infrastructure investments, says Nitin Gadkari
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Union Budget to prioritise agriculture, infrastructure investments, says Nitin Gadkari

Union minister Nitin Gadkari said that the forthcoming budget will see priorities in agriculture and infrastructure investment as country targets to achieve double-digit growth in due course

Budget 2018: Railways aim to fund expenditure through asset monetisation, says Piyush Goyal
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Budget 2018: Railways aim to fund expenditure through asset monetisation, says Piyush Goyal

Aiming to fund rail expenditure through asset monetisation, Railway Minister Piyush Goyal said he would be "satisfied" with any amount of capital allocation to the transport behemoth in the upcoming budget

Budget 2018: Odisha govt demands Rs 6,500 cr to improve rail infrastructure
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Budget 2018: Odisha govt demands Rs 6,500 cr to improve rail infrastructure

Odisha government has placed a demand of Rs 6,500 crore before the Centre for railway infrastructure development in the 2018-19 Union Budget

Nitin Gadkari says India has potential to transform infrastructure with seaplanes, e-highways and electric buses
Business

Nitin Gadkari says India has potential to transform infrastructure with seaplanes, e-highways and electric buses

Clear water bodies dotted with 10,000 seaplanes, 'floating cities' in the form of ocean cruises and electric vehicles zipping on dedicated highway lanes — that's the future as envisioned by Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari

Budget 2018: Railways earnings may rise but miss targets for FY18; why not raise passenger fares?
Business

Budget 2018: Railways earnings may rise but miss targets for FY18; why not raise passenger fares?

If railways continues to see revenue shortfall, despite the removal of dividend payment, it is a matter of concern.