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    Nishtha Saluja

    Correspondent, ET

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    Over 10 Chinese companies - including BYD, CRRC Yongji Electric - seek Indian registrationNHAI withdraws TOT-4 as it tests recent policy changes for monetising road assetsUse of mobile phones while driving allowed only for route navigation: Transport Ministry80% local content in Delhi-Meerut RRTS
    Covid-19: Relief measures extension likely for road sectorBombardier to make entire rolling stock for Delhi-Meerut RRTS in India, says NCRTC HeadLok Sabha passes Major Port Authorities Bill, 2020Railway Ministry resorted to "window dressing" for projecting its finances in a better light: CAG report
    Tatas, L&T, IRCON among 7 infra majors to bid for Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train projectIndia Inc has a long wishlist but first wants to know how much govt can spendRailway Ministry increases localisation content in Vande Bharat train sets to 75%, floats fresh "indigenous" tenderNo permit required for transport vehicles carrying Oxygen: Centre
    User charges on around 700-1,050 Railway Stations to be levied basis projected rise in footfallCovid-19 impact: Indian Railways' traffic revenue till August 2020 declined by 42% over last yearIndian Railways to operate 20 pairs of clone trains from September 21Government asks private sector to clear payments due to MSMEs
    Railways boosts vehicles loading to raise modal freight shareRailway Board asks zonal railways to fill up vacancies in electrification projectsShipping Ministry establishes dispute redressal portal as ports shift towards landlord modelBring down cost of road construction without compromising on quality: Gadkari to industry
    Over Rs 10,000 crore released as payments in the last few months: MoRTHRailways making 'serious efforts' to increase its modal share of freight: Piyush GoyalChinese firm among contractors debarred by NHAI for faulty constructionFreight revenue of Indian railways between April-Aug 2020 down nearly 22%
    Govt could make locally manufactured barges mandatory for coastal & inland waterways movementRailways to operate 80 new trains September 12 onwardsGovt proposes to make FASTags mandatory in all four wheelers from January 1, 2021Railway Minister Piyush Goyal meets leading courier services to boost Railway freight and parcel services
    Rajasthan govt, SVP International Group enter agreement for projects in aviation, defence and textile sectorsRailway ministry expedites monetisation process of heritage railway linesCabinet Appointments committee approves restructuring of rail board, current Chairman named CEOBoosting Waterways: Maritime Vision 2030 likely by October
    The Indian economy is set for a V-shaped recovery, says MSME Secretary AK SharmaIndian Railways set to operate more passenger trains, consultations with states onNHAI's project award activity during April-August highest in three yearsUser charges to be levied at redeveloped stations will be minimal, says Rail Board Chief
    Affordable rental housing complexes included in list of infrastructure sub sectorsZojila Tunnel project awarded to Hyderabad-based Megha EngineeringFund of funds for small businesses to be launched soon: MSME secretary AK SharmaFASTag mandatory for availing discount on toll fee: Transport Ministry
    Transport ministry extends validity of driving licences, other vehicle-related documents till December 31In talks with NIIF for redevelopment of CSMT railway station in Mumbai: IRSDC MDToll collection reaches 87% of pre-covid levels in July, recovery encouraging: ICRAIndigenous content in fresh set of Vande Bharat trains to be increased further: Rail Board Chairman
    Govt withdraws tender to procure 44 semi-high Vande Bharat trains; Fresh bids under Make in India soonMegha Engineering emerges as L1 bidder for the strategic Zojila Tunnel in J&KHighways Minister Nitin Gadkari calls for reducing road construction cost by 25%KVIC serves legal notice to two firms for using 'Khadi' in their brand name
    Sanction of projects under PMEGP up 22% over last year: GovernmentAround 30,000 people lost their lives in last three years due to accidents on railway tracksUser charges for railway stations redeveloped by private companies to be inflation-linked: IRSDC MDADB approves $1 billion loan for construction of Delhi-Meerut RRTS
    Union Minister Nitin Gadkari lays foundation stone for 13 highway projects in ManipurNHAI identifies 1,500 km of road projects to boost coastal connectivityCentre relaxes tariff for vessels to boost cruise industry, port charges to come down by 60-70%Highway stretches may be offered for as low as Rs 1,500 crore to attract domestic companies
    National Highways Authority of India forms SPV to fund Delhi-Mumbai ExpresswayBOT revamp on cards: To bring investors in, govt may ease exit clause in highways sectorGovt allows sale and registration of EVs without batteries, move likely to push battery-swappingPrivate companies operating passenger trains have freedom to lease or purchase rolling stock: Railway ministry
    Trade agreements should be fair and reciprocal: Piyush Goyal on India's growing business sentimentsGovt likely to allow co-op banks to lend under MSME Emergency Credit Guarantee SchemeWill have to increase import duties in more sectors to encourage local manufacturing: Nitin GadkariRailways’ freight earnings down 11% in July over last year, month-on-month loading picking up
    Announced in Union Budget 2020, Kisan Rail to begin transport services from FridayNational Highways Authority of India eyes asset monetisation as TOT model skidsDelhi-Mumbai Eway: India’s national highways building authority and NIIF part waysGovernment working to enable micro finance institution to help smallest of businesses: Gadkari
    DPIIT-led panel to vet GeM vendors from neighbouring countries, restrict Chinese suppliersShipping Ministry waives off waterway usage charges to promote inland waterwaysWith occupancy in Special passenger trains at 75%, Railways will not operate additional trains at presentTransport Ministry makes way for use of Hydrogen enriched CNG as an automotive fuel
    Small companies' NPAs set to go up, job cuts on the cardsEconomic crisis temporary, India still remains fastest growing economy: Nitin GadkariGadkari asks Amazon to handhold Indian MSMEs on its platformIndia soon to upgrade ports into industrial hubs as part of Modi's 'atmanirbhar' push
    Timeline to introduce private trains pushed to March 2024 to complete infra upgradationCentre urges states to issue minimum freight rates to help struggling transport industryIndia rejects two Chinese companies’ bids on development of Delhi-Mumbai expresswayUnion minister Nitin Gadkari kickstarts 11 highway projects worth Rs 20,000 cr in Haryana
    Private companies to board redevelopment train to upgrade 150 railway stationsNitin Gadkari, Piyush Goyal hold high level meeting to expedite pending infrastructure projectsToll road operators weigh arbitration to recover Rs 650 crore from NHAIIndian Railways looks at Re-skilling Manpower, no "net" job loss expected: Officials
    Railways invite request for qualification for private players to operate passenger trainsNew process for MSME registration begins July 1 onwardsGovt mulling rules to address issue of delayed payments to MSME: Nitin GadkariCovid, China crisis prompt relook at logistics policy
    I-Squared Capital, GMR among players to apply for station redevelopmentReverse migration begins from UP, Bihar, more passenger trains soon: Chairman Railway BoardRegular passenger trains further cancelled till August 12Transport ministry scraps bulk data sharing policy
    Local over foreign: Govt likely to cancel Chinese firm's bids for Delhi-Mumbai expresswayRail coaches for isolation of Covid-19 patients operationalisedNorms for employment zones may be eased to woo foreign investorsGovt proposes to defer BS-VI norms for construction equipment vehicles
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