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FM raises viability gap funding for social infra projects
In her fourth tranche of economic stimulus, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said Rs 8,100 crore will be provided as viability gap funding for development of social infrastructure. She asserted that social infrastructure projects suffer from poor viability. Therefore, the government will enhance the quantum of viability gap funding up to 30 per cent each of the total project cost.
View: How Railways can emerge as a key driver of India's growth in the post Covid era
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Budget 2020: Hospital chains give thumbs up to viability gap fund
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Pawan Hans launches helicopter flights on Dehradun-Gauchar route in U'khand under UDAN scheme
"With this, we have added six more routes and two heliports at New Tehri and Srinagar," Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said. Puri noted that these routes provide a much-needed air connectivity to the people of the hill state and the cost for availing the service is affordable.
Govt to provide Rs 5,559 crore funding to Northeast gas grid
The decision to provide viability gap funding to Indradhanush Gas Grid Ltd for setting up the North East Natural Gas Pipeline Grid was taken by the Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in its meeting. The government will provide Rs 5,559 cr viability gap funding for building a 1,656 km gas grid in North East at a cost of Rs 9,265 crore, Pradhan said, while addressing media.
Budget 2020: PPP mode for hospitals, rural projects
The government plans to involve the corporate sector more in public private partnership (PPP) projects, including for rural connectivity and hospitals, with viability-gap funding to make those profitable.
Airlines risk extinction as India refuses to bail billionaires out
Modi’s administration hasn’t doled out funds to industries or airlines backed by private businesses.
North-East gas grid to get Rs 5,500 crore viability gap funding
The Modi govt wants to turn India into a gasbased economy and is encouraging massive investments in gas production, transportation and import terminals to have increased countrywide access to the fossil fuel.
Could Genome Research Council under public-private partnership be a way forward for India’s human genome program?
In the last 25 years genomic technologies have evolved faster than the computing technologies, and the forecast of genomic market of $140 billion by 2026 is indeed an underestimate. However, in terms of market size it is bigger than the pharma market even today.
Budget 2019: Rs 4,500 cr earmarked for Aviation Ministry in 2019-20
The Centre has allocated Rs 480 crore for regional connectivity scheme UDAN.
Oil Ministry eyes Rs 6,000-crore viability gap funding for Northeast gas grid project
Indradhanush Gas Grid plans to lay 1,600-km northeast gas grid at a cost of about Rs 10,000 cr.
Regional cargo flights may get viability funding
According to AAI, freight carried through Indian airports increased 12.7% during FY2017-18.
60 per cent of IGGL would be funded by Centre: Assam Industries Minister Chandra Mohan Patowary
He told a press conference here that the rest Rs 3,706 crore shall be funded by five oil-sector public sector undertakings - IOCL, ONGC, GAIL, OIL and NRL. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA), chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on January 8 had approved Viability Gap Funding/ Capital Grant of 60 per cent for the IGGL project.
UDAN: No GST on Viability Gap Funding disbursement
The government has decided not to levy the Goods and Services Tax on disbursement of Viability Gap Funding extended to select airlines under the regional connectivity scheme .
Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal flags off Guwahati-Bangkok flight
Government of India has taken up steps to connect six South East Asian destinations from Guwahati under UDAN scheme.