Reliance signs pact with ADNOC for development of chemical facility
"Under the terms of the agreement, ADNOC and RIL will evaluate the potential creation of a facility that manufactures ethylene dichloride or EDC adjacent to ADNOC's integrated refining and petrochemical site in Ruwais, Abu Dhabi and strengthen the companies' existing relationship supporting future collaboration in petrochemicals," the companies said in a statement.
India assures renewable developers of pro-business policies
"Government is committed to managing curtailments to enhance the ease of doing bu...
Mobilising workforce a challenge as developers set to resume construction work
The commercial real estate industry in Delhi and National Capi...
Developing nations raise the issue of 'lost decade'
“In Madrid, we just had the biggest environmental march in our history,” said Mario Rodríguez Vargas, executive director of Greenpeace Spain. “This massive, peaceful demonstration of the peoples’ power must drive negotiations towards ambition that matches what the science demands to prevent the runaway climate emergency. We will not accept delays or deceit.”
India moves from 130 to 129 in human development index: UNDP report
In India, 27.1 crore people were lifted out of poverty from 2005-06 to 2015-16, UNDP India resident representative Shoko Noda said. India ranked 130 last year. The steady progress was due to nearly three decades of rapid development, which had seen a dramatic reduction in absolute poverty, along with gains in life expectancy, education, and access to health care, she said.
View: A policy shift away from GDP generation, and towards improving development indicators, is long overdue
For India, there are three key steps we may explore. First, to measure the destruction of natural and social capital.
India among top 10 countries with higher climate performance: Report
The current levels of per capita emissions and energy use in India, ranked 9th in the "high category", are still comparatively low and, along with ambitious 2030 targets, result in high ratings for the green house gas (GHG) emissions and energy use categories, the report released here in the Spanish capital.
Pakistan, Asian Development Bank sign loan agreement worth USD 1.3 billion
On Friday, the bank said it has approved a USD 300 million policy-based loan that will help Pakistan to address financial sustainability, governance, and energy infrastructure policy constraints in country's energy sector.
We are walking the talk on renewables: Prakash Javadekar
Javadekar said India is one of the top five nations in performance according to the Paris Agreement. We are walking the talk. We have reduced our emissions intensity by 21% since 2005 and we are very sure that we will achieve our target of 35% (reduction) by 2030.
Zurich Airport gets UP govt nod to develop Jewar, construction likely to begin in February
Additional Chief Secretary (Home and Information) Awanish Awasthi confirmed that the Cabinet has approved Zurich Airport International as developer for Jewar airport. The PMIC has recommended the highest bidder Zurich Airport among Adani Enterprises, DIAL and Anchorage Infrastructure, as the preferred bidder to the state government.
Buy HDFC, price target Rs 2,415: Dharmesh Shah
The analyst suggested a stoploss at Rs 2245.
Govt to launch PMKVY-III in next financial year: Skill development minister
Govt launched the PMKVY scheme in 2015 and revamped it in 2016 to impart skills to one crore persons by 2020.
Bharatmala project: Here’s how one of Union government’s key infrastructure program has progressed
The total length of roads approved in the phase I roll out of the project is around 34,000 km which is approximated to be completed with an expenditure of Rs 5,35,000 crore.
DDA to redevelop 378 JJ clusters: Puri
The decision was taken after the Delhi Urban Shelter Improvement Board (DUSIB), which comes under the AAP government, failed to carry out a survey of these clusters.
Wealth of top 100 Indians in real estate sector is up by 17%: Report
Mumbai accounted for 6 of the top 10 and 37 of the 100 names being its residents. Delhi and Bengaluru accounted for 19 residents each featured on the list. Almost 75% of the richest Indians from the real estate are based in these three cities.
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