Post Demonetisation, Projects Announcement in India

In some segments of the press, it was recently reported that post demonetisation, announcement of new projects came down drastically. Is this true? Well, the project investment data available for the last quarter indicates no such drastic fall. Project Investment after Demonitisation, Fact As per... more →
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Bullet Train – A need or luxury

It is often asked whether Bullet Trains are a priority in India since expenditure on such projects will be gigantic vis-à-vis their economic benefits. India wants to set up its first bullet train service between Mumbai and Ahmedabad. For this project, at least financing is not a problem. The Japan... more →
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Aviators not in favour of Make in India

The Indian government is encouraging local manufacturing through initiatives like ‘Make in India’ and increasing FDI in various sectors with offset provisions that mandate local sourcing. However, sophisticated manufacturing sectors like aviation that require high-end technological capabilities,... more →
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NDA’s blueprint for reviving infrastructure

NDA’s blueprint for reviving infrastructure in India_ProjectsIndia
Within a week since taking office, the NDA government has come out with a blue-print to revive infrastructure growth. Nitin Gadkari, the newly appointed minister of Transport & Highways and Shipping, has rolled out his agenda to speed up project implementation in road and shipping sectors. For... more →
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CII’s 100 days agenda for the new government

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The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) released a “100 Day Agenda” for the new government on 1 April 2014. The agenda pin points the steps which the new government is expected take on priority basis to catalyze economic growth and bring about an upswing in overall investment scenario in India. Economic... more →
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Congress’s & BJP’s election manifesto 2014: Highlights

Congress's & BJP's election manifesto 2014: Highlights_ProjectsIndia
Election Manifesto 2014 Congress BJP Create 100 new urban clusters around existing small and emerging cities Build 100 new cities, enabled with latest technology and infrastructure Achieve 8 per cent plus GDP growth rate within three years Special emphasis on massive infrastructure development... more →
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