Ports

Showing of 1 - 20 from 36 results
Ports - Total results - 36
Inland logistics players' volume may fall 10-15% in current financial year; operational recovery to be gradual: India Ratings
Business

Inland logistics players' volume may fall 10-15% in current financial year; operational recovery to be gradual: India Ratings

The agency pointed out that between 2016-17 and 2018-19, the logistics space in India experienced a large amount of consolidation and the share of integrated logistics players increased substantially.

Cargo handling at top 12 ports marginally up at 705 MT in FY20; growth driven by higher handling of containers, coal, fertilisers
Business

Cargo handling at top 12 ports marginally up at 705 MT in FY20; growth driven by higher handling of containers, coal, fertilisers

The 12 major ports are -- Deendayal (erstwhile Kandla), Mumbai, JNPT, Marmugao, New Mangalore, Cochin, Chennai, Kamarajar (earlier Ennore), V O Chidambarnar, Visakhapatnam, Paradip and Kolkata (including Haldia).

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa's visit has potential to boost bilateral trade, investments with Sri Lanka: Assocham
Business

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa's visit has potential to boost bilateral trade, investments with Sri Lanka: Assocham

Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa's visit to India has the potential to impart momentum to bilateral trade and investment ties while leveraging huge geo-cultural commonalities between the two nations, Assocham said on Friday

Govt chalks out plan for Rs 100-lakh cr investment in infrastructure over 5 years: Piyush Goyal
Business

Govt chalks out plan for Rs 100-lakh cr investment in infrastructure over 5 years: Piyush Goyal

The Centre has chalked out a plan envisaging an investment of Rs 100 lakh crore in the infrastructure sector over the next five years, Union Minister Piyush Goyal said on Wednesday

Nepal eyes railway deal with China during Xi Jinping visit; deal expanding railway link between Kathmandu and Tibet likely
World

Nepal eyes railway deal with China during Xi Jinping visit; deal expanding railway link between Kathmandu and Tibet likely

Both sides are expected to sign a deal expanding a railway link between the Himalayan nation and Tibet, officials said

Naveen Patnaik to lay foundation stone of Subarnarekha port in Balasore today; will be 4th port in Odisha
Business

Naveen Patnaik to lay foundation stone of Subarnarekha port in Balasore today; will be 4th port in Odisha

Chennai-based Creative Port Private Ltd had signed an MoU with the Odisha government on 18 December, 2006 to develop the project

Private investments plunge to 25% in FY18; fall 1200 bps from FY08 high: Crisil report
Business

Private investments plunge to 25% in FY18; fall 1200 bps from FY08 high: Crisil report

Private investments, which averaged 37 percent between fiscals 2008 and 2013, fell by 600 basis points (bps) between fiscals 2013 and 2017 to 31 percent, which fell a steep 600 bps further to 25 percent in FY18, as a plethora of stalled projects and stressed assets dampened investor interest and risk appetite.

Constitution grants immunity to port, airport projects from green clearances, says Nitin Gadkari
Business

Constitution grants immunity to port, airport projects from green clearances, says Nitin Gadkari

The remarks come at a time when projects worth more than Rs 25,000 crore are lying stuck at India's 123 major ports in want of green clearances.

No foreign direct investments in defence, ports, coal in April-December period, says government
Business

No foreign direct investments in defence, ports, coal in April-December period, says government

During April-December 2017-18, foreign direct investments (FDI) into the country grew by a meagre 0.27 percent to $35.94 billion

Profits from major ports to touch Rs 7,000 crore: Union minister Nitin Gadkari
Business

Profits from major ports to touch Rs 7,000 crore: Union minister Nitin Gadkari

Profits from 12 major ports in the country was expected to touch Rs 7,000 crore this year, up from Rs 3,000 crore in 2014, Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari said

Infrastructure focus: PM Modi underlines consolidated approach to complete road, rail, airport projects
Business

Infrastructure focus: PM Modi underlines consolidated approach to complete road, rail, airport projects

The highest ever average daily construction rate of 130 kms has been achieved for rural roads under the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana

La Liga: Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane 'hopeful' over Gareth Bale's return despite calf injury
Sports

La Liga: Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane 'hopeful' over Gareth Bale's return despite calf injury

Zinedine Zidane remains positive Gareth Bale will feature for Real Madrid again this season despite being diagnosed with the latest in a series of calf injuries on Tuesday.

Find out how India's vastly unexplored 7,500 km coastline can generate millions of jobs
Business

Find out how India's vastly unexplored 7,500 km coastline can generate millions of jobs

If all goes well, expect India to see a more vibrant coastline, and the emergence of many more jobs

How a robust water transportation can help India drastically cut its freight costs
Business

How a robust water transportation can help India drastically cut its freight costs

The government has decided to take up 30 of these waterways for development in the next three years

Watch: JNPT's Neeraj Bansal explains how the port increased throughput despite a numbing slowdown
Business

Watch: JNPT's Neeraj Bansal explains how the port increased throughput despite a numbing slowdown

Neeraj Bansal feels JNPT could have bettered this performance had it not been for some industrial unrest that affected a couple of transport operators

Committed to PM Modi's blue economy vision; Sagarmala project to create 10 mn jobs: Gadkari
Business

Committed to PM Modi's blue economy vision; Sagarmala project to create 10 mn jobs: Gadkari

Gadkari also said Sagarmala programme will also save India close to $6 billion in logistics costs every year

Full text: Speed, scale and resilience - India’s way ahead, says PM Modi on LinkedIn
Business

Full text: Speed, scale and resilience - India’s way ahead, says PM Modi on LinkedIn

When the world economy is weakening and slowing down, India is a ray of hope, says PM Modi in the post

Real estate, construction sector to provide 75 mn jobs in next 6 years: KPMG report
Business

Real estate, construction sector to provide 75 mn jobs in next 6 years: KPMG report

The size of the construction market is expected to be more than $1 trillion (nearly Rs 66.5 lakh crore) by 2030, says KPMG report

Major ports in India go green with solar and wind energy setups
News & Analysis

Major ports in India go green with solar and wind energy setups

India's shipping ministry announced its keenness to promote renewable energy by installing solar and wind power systems at all major ports in the country.

Shipping sector gets $636 million under Make in India initiative
Business

Shipping sector gets $636 million under Make in India initiative

The government is also working on removal of bottlenecks in rail-road connectivity to the major ports, introduction of container tracking system at Jawaharlal Nehru Port on pilot basis, Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari said.