Haryana unveils affordable housing policy

Haryana Affordable Housing
In order to achieve the goal of providing houses for all, Haryana government has recenlty notified the Affordable Plotted Housing Policy 2016 for low and medium potential towns under Deen Dayal Jan Awas Yojna. The policy will facilitate creation of additional affordable housing stock in the low and medium potential towns Read More...

Trump-IREO plans Rs. 1000-cr commercial tower

Trump IREO commercial tower
In a major booster to the Gurgaon real estate sector, the US-based Trump Organisation recently announced a tie-up with India's real estate private equity firm IREO to develop an office tower in Gurgaon, costing around Rs 1,000cr. This is the third project in India by Trump Organisation, founded by republican presidential Read More...

JDA targets Rs. 2,700-cr investment for FY16

Jaipur Development Authority
In order to build world class infrastructure in the city, the Jaipur Development Authority (JDA) has targeted a staggering investment worth Rs 2,700-cr during the current fiscal year, which is nearly 42% higher than the preceding financial year. As per the budget proposal, a major portion, Rs 1,825-cr has been allocated to carry Read More...

Maritime sector awaits Rs. 83k-cr investment

Maritime India Summit
In view of the huge future business opportunities in the country's shipping sector, the just concluded maiden Maritime Summit has resulted in investment commitments of nearly Rs 83,000-cr ($13 billion) in the shipping, ports and allied sectors, Union Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari said, claiming that as many as Read More...

Bhopal city braces for Rs. 22,000-cr facelift

Shivraj Singh Chouhan
In order to inject a major infra booster to the capital city of Madhya Pradesh, the state government has earmarked a staggering sum worth Rs 22,000-cr for building a world class infrastructure in the second half of the decade, said the state CM, elaborating that Rs 15,000-cr will be spent on Bhopal's development, which also covers Read More...

Punjab clears Rs. 750-cr road upgrade

Punjab Road Upgrade
The state government in Punjab has recently cleared Rs 750-cr for repair and strengthening of 6,500 km link road across the state, said official sources, claiming that the government has given directions to the officers of Public Works Department to ensure to carry out construction as quickly as possible. The project of connecting Read More...

J&K plans Rs. 3,600-cr roads under PMGSY

New Road Project in Jammu Kashmir
In its newest scheme of things whereby the State governments would get financial assistance of Rs 873-cr under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojna (PMGSY) during this year as the state government in Jammu and Kashmir has sent a proposal of 487 new road projects worth Rs 3600-cr under 10th phase of the PMGSY Scheme to the Centre Read More...

Govt. achieves 6,300-km at 18-km per day

Road Building Capacity
Most of the projects that the government has already awarded are being undertaken by the newly constituted National Highways and Industrial Development Corporation at a pace of 28km per day. In this regard, the nodal agency will divide road contracts into small packages so that they can be awarded to local contractors to generate Read More...

Google seals 1 lakh sq ft space deal

Google Space Deal
In an attempt to expand its operational ambit the global Internet giant Google has recently sealed 1 lakh sq ft office space lease deal in Bengaluru's Bagmane World Technology Centre, said sources, adding that the deal is a part of its plans to tap into the local market and engineering talent for which it has also decided to Read More...

M’rashtra clears Rs. 16,000-cr airport project

Navi Mumbai International Airport
After much dilly dallying, the state cabinet in Maharashtra has recently given its approval to the City Industrial Development Corporation to issue a Request for Proposal (RFP) for the proposed Navi Mumbai International airport entailing a staggering investment worth Rs. 16,000cr. A RFP, which is in fact a solicitation, made through Read More...

Huawei fixes Indian smart cities on radar

Huawei Indian Smart Cities
Betting big on the huge future business opportunities in the Indian smart city projects, China-based telecom gear and equipment maker, Huawei with its other partners, is all set to kick off a number of Smart City projects in the country. The offshore player in collaboration with its partners is targeting areas like public safety Read More...

Rustomjee launches tallest residential tower

Rustomjee Urbania
Adding luster to its project portfolio in the country's real estate sector, Rustomjee recently announced the launch of Sky Homes in the tallest residential tower of Thane township named as Rustomjee Urbania for which the builder has already placed all approvals in place and that residents now have access to stunning panoramic views Read More...

ADB fires $300-mn into UP’s road sector

ADB UP Road Sector
In its attempt to help the state government to build world class road infrastructure, the Asian Development Bank has recently cleared $300 million to upgrade over 400 kilometers of major district roads in Uttar Pradesh. The funds are required to be invested in building new roads and improving and maintaining the existing ones Read More...

Adani gets nod for Rs. 464cr port project

Adani Port Project
In order to speed up projects in the port sector, the Centre's green panel has given clearance to Adani Petronet for the third phase of expansion of its Dahej port in Bharuch district of Gujarat entailing an investment of Rs. 464.32cr. It may be recalled that Adani Petronet (Dahej) Port Pvt Ltd (APPPL) has developed Read More...

Ajmer, Kota get Rs. 2,808cr makeover

Ana Sagar Ajmer
In order to develop the twin cities including Ajmer and Kota in Rajasthan as the world class urban hubs, the state government has chalked out an ambitious plan to invest a staggering sum worth Rs. 2,808-cr on the planned projects. As per the original roadmap, Ajmer will be developed on retrofitting model, while Kota Read More...

Haryana clears multiple infra projects

Manohar Lal Khattar
Close on the heels of clearing Rs. 1000-cr for resolving the perpetual traffic snarls on the Delhi Gurgaon e-way, the Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has also approved various other infra projects for the NCR area. Apart from extending the metro line from HUDA City Centre to Manesar or Sohna on which work Read More...

Railways draws Rs. 8 lakh-cr hi-tech infra plans

Indian Rail Infra
Accelerating the infrastructure building initiatives in the country's rail sector, the railways has chalked out an ambitious plan entailing a staggering investment worth Rs. 8 lakh-cr involving high-speed rail connectivity, station redevelopment and capacity augmentation across the country, said railway board sources Read More...

E-way projects worth Rs. 7,566cr on anvil

Delhi-Meerut Expressway
Fastening the expressway building process in the country, the Union Cabinet is all set to give 'go ahead' for the widening of the crucial UP Gate to Dasna stretch of the Delhi-Meerut expressway at an investment worth Rs 7,566cr. The other two stretches - Akshardham temple to UP Gate and Dasna to Hapur have already Read More...

MMRDA fast tracks Rs. 6,208-cr metro project

MMRDA Metro Project
For the MMRDA, which has invited e-tenders for designing and constructing an elevated viaduct and 16 stations, three companies including J Kumar infra projects, NCC Infrastructure Holdings Limited and Simplex Infrastructure have emerged as the lowest bidders for the three packages for construction of 16.5-km-long Andheri Read More...

Pimpri in Pune secures Rs 3,200-cr under Amrut

Pimpri Chinchwad Infra Development
Accelerating the urban infra building process in the remote areas of the country, the Union government has cleared Rs. 3,200-cr for Pimpri Chinchwad in Pune area of Maharashtra under the Union government's Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (Amrut). In addition, the area also gets multiple developmental Read More...

Gurgaon gets Rs. 1,000cr infra projects

Gurgaon Infra Projects
In a bid to address chronic congestion of traffic in Gurgaon, the highways ministry has approved an investment of Rs 1,000-cr to free up three major junctions like IFFCO Chowk, Signature Chowk and Rajiv Chowk on the Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway by making them signal free. These measures were long overdue considering Read More...

BMC braces for Rs. 1,960cr road venture

Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation Road Infrastrcture
As a part of its master plan for improvement of city's road infrastructure, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) will undertake the resurfacing of more than 1,000 roads at a cost of Rs 1,460cr. In addition to this, the ongoing repair works of 367 roads will be carried out entailing an investment worth Rs 500cr Read More...

PNC Infratech gets Rs 120-cr road project

PNC Infratech Road Project
PNC Infratech in a recent development has secured a project in Uttar Pradesh, which is funded by ADB as the company has been declared the L1 (lowest) bidder for the road project of upgradation of NanauDodon section from 0 km to km 30 in the district of Aligarh, entailing an investment worth Rs. 120cr, said an official, adding

Piramal Fund plans $250-mn realty fund

Piramal Fund plans $250-mn realty fund
Adding more and more projects to its project portfolio in the country's real estate sector, Piramal Fund Management, the financial services arm of Piramal Enterprises has decided to launch a platform in partnership with a pension fund to undertake equity investments in residential projects, said sources, Read More...

Gayatri Projects wins Rs. 340-cr project in NE

Gayatri Projects 4 Laning Dimapur Kohima Highway
Gayatri Projects, which is a Hyderabad-based infrastructure building player has recently secured a Rs. 340-cr contract in the north-eastern state of Nagaland from the National Highways and Infrastructure Development Corporation Ltd (NHIDCL) and the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH), said sources Read More...

Palk Strait mega bridge project on cards

Palk Strait Mega Bridge Project
The transport ministry has drawn an ambitious plan to build a bridge connecting India directly with Sri Lanka, Union Minister of State for Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Pon Radhakrishnan said, elaborating that the bridge will connect Dhanushkodi, the eastern tip of Rameswaram island with Talaimannar in Sri Lanka Read More...

Singapore fixes smart city projects on radar

Singapore Smart City Projects
After preparing the master plan for developing Andhra Pradesh's new capital Amaravati, Singapore is looking at "retrofitting" of more Indian cities and plans to upgrade the transportation sector, managing director of state-owned Economic Development Board, Yeoh Keat Chuan, said, elaborating that Singapore is looking Read More...

MoRTH empowers states building highway projects

Highway Projects New Guideline
States Public Works Department (PWD) have been empowered to award highway projects costing Rs. 5-cr to Rs.300-cr involving the execution of road and bridges under centrally financed schemes and that the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) itself will invite tenders for works involving more than Rs. 300cr. Read More...

Gurgaon gets twin flyover projects

Gurgaon Flyover Projects
The special task force constituted to monitor developmental work in Gurgaon has recently cleared two flyover projects to be constructed on Sohna Road and Huda City Centre crossings. It has also appointed consultants to carry out a feasibility study before deciding on the modalities of construction, said chief secretary Read More...

M’rashtra plans 21,000 kms road projects

Chandrakant Patil Maharashtra Road
In its quest to build world class road network across the state, the Maharashtra government has decided to build toll-based road projects coverirng a staggering length worth 21,000kms, Public Works Department (PWD) minister Chandrakant Patil said, elaborating that the Union Surface Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari Read More...

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