VIABILITY GAP FUNDING
Government floats tender for funding BPOs in small towns
IBPS provides financial support in the form of viability gap funding to eligible companies engaged in creation of employment opportunities.
Govt to fund 40% of Jagdishpur-Haldia and Bokaro-Dhamra gas pipeline project
This 2539 km long gas pipeline project will ensure availability ...
How a funding squeeze is driving entrepreneurs to abandon startups or scale down ambitions
In 2015, some 140 startups folded up. A year later...
Government-funded plans may be assessed for job potential
"A high-level panel has recently proposed that there is need for policy and process interventions as the government formulates strategies for employment generation in the country."
Regional Air Connectivity Fund levy to be demand-driven, says Civil Aviation Ministry
UDAN (Ude Desh ka Aam Naagrik), launched by the government last week, seeks to connect small cities by air as well as make flying affordable.
Govt to fill 'viability gap' to make it safe for pvt cos
A host of infrastructure projects - till now considered unviable by private promoters - may now be taken up, with the government willing to chip in with funds to make such ventures viable.
Telecom, fuel cess to fund Swachh Bharat programme?
According to Naidu, the group has also recommended detailed suggestions on dealing with debris and construction and medical waste.
Metro running late due to gap in funding
The Mumbai Metro project may be further delayed due to the Centre’s unwillingness to concede the Maharashtra government’s demand for a Rs 650-crore viability gap funding (VGF).
No dearth of funds to develop Bhiwandi: Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis
However, senior Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde, who is PWD minister and Thane's Guardian Minister was conspicuous by his absence in the programme.
NEC may stop funding to Alliance Air from next April
The North Eastern Council (NEC) today said it may stop providing financial assistance to Alliance Air, a subsidiary of Air India, from April next year to help it cope with the losses incurred in providing air connectivity in the region.
No shortage of funds for Ganga project: Government
Both Nitin Gadkari and Uma Bharti stressed that Monday’s meeting was a consultation and would serve as inputs for the plan that was being crafted.
Government imposes levy on flights, seeks to allay fare hike fears
The levy, effective December 1, will be for an entire flight and the price of each ticket could go up depending on the number of seats in that particular flight.
Assam inks MoU with Civil Aviation Ministry and Airport Authority for Regional Connectivity Scheme
Sonowal also proposed development of under-served Salanibari (Tezpur), Lilabari (Lakhimpur), Rowriah (Jorhat) airports.
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Clean energy cess collections rise, but spending low
However, only Rs 9,021 crore, or about 17% of the expected total, has been spent through the National Clean Energy Fund (NCEF) to which Rs 25,810 crore has been transferred from the amount collected.
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