100 % FDI – boon or bane?

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Although over the years the share of Indian agriculture in the nation’s GDP has gone down considerably, the sector cannot be neglected as it provides employment to around 70 per cent of our population. A rise in agricultural productivity can bring about a rise in the standard of living of the people... more →
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New HELP to ease Oil Exploration, Production & Marketing

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The new Hydrocarbon Exploration and Licensing Policy (HELP) has been drafted keeping in mind two main issues – ease of doing business in India and decreasing the dependency on fuel imports. The policy is also aimed at enhancing transparency and reducing administrative discretion. India, with growing... more →
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Advantage Karnataka:New Industrial Policy 2014-19

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The Karnataka Government recently released its New Industrial Policy for 2014-19, which aims to attract over Rs 5 lakh crore in investments and generate around 1.5 million jobs. The  vision  of  the policy  is  “to  build  a  prosperous  Karnataka  through  inclusive,  sustainable ... more →
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Cement Vs Bitumen: What lays ahead for road projects

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As per the latest updates, the Indian Government has decided to abandon bitumen (asphalt), the popular raw material for road construction, in favour of cement (concrete) for all new road projects. The decision was taken based on the fact that concrete roads are seen to be more durable and thus will... more →
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Rajasthan to build 20,000 km road network on PPP model

Rajasthan to build 20,000 km road network on PPP model_ProjectsIndia
Rajasthan government in its State Budget 2014-15 announced a massive programme to build a 20,000 km road network on public-private partnership (PPP) model over the next five years. Following the state budget, the Rajasthan Legislative Assembly on 1 August 2014 also passed a law on state highway that... more →
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NHIDCL formed to fast track border road projects

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The Union Government has formed the National Highway and Infrastructure Development Corporation Limited (NHIDCL), under the Ministry of Road Transport and  Highways (MoRTH), for construction of national highway projects in border areas. The company has been formed with the aim to fast track highway... more →
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India’s PCPIR policy: Highlights

India’s PCPIR policy
The Petroleum, Chemicals and Petrochemical Investment Regions (PCPIR) policy was launched by the Government of India in 2007 with the aim of developing India as a Petrochemical hub. The policy focuses to exploit the wide scope for development that the Petrochemical industry offers in India. Highlights... more →
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