Wednesday 24 April 2019

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MPT plans double reclamation

The Mormugao port trust will acquire more than double of the existing area by reclaiming more land in the Arabian sea, to meet the forthcoming challenges and make it a multi-commodity port by end of ... READ

Controversy surrounds power project

Goa's first mini private power project is once again caught up in rough weather, thanks to the new deal struck by the ruling Congress party with the reliance Salgaoncar Co Ltd, a joint venture of ... READ

RSPL permitted to sell excess power

The Reliance Salgaoncar Pvt Ltd, a joint venture of reliance industries ltd with Dhirubhai Ambani's son-in-law Dattaraj Salgaoncar, sought one more concession from the government for its first mini power project in Goa to sell ... READ

After completion, challenge of debt clearance awaits KRC

With more than half of its annual income to be spent in clearing debts, the Konkan Railway Corporation Ltd has to face yet another challenge of managing the 760 km-long route with mere Rs 220 ... READ

Paswan flexes muscles against lapses

The railway ministry seems to have geared up to systematise the Indian railways, by taking stern action against the officers responsible for lapses and waste of funds.After suspending six railway officials and dismissing one in ... READ

Govt. threatens to cancel private bus permits

The six-day old bus operators' strike took a serious turn today with Goa government threatening to cancel permits of all the striking private bus operators, comprising 70 per cent of the state's public transport.Chief minister ... READ

Goa offers to construct Karnataka road on BOT

In order to facilitate the port activity with an inter-state road network, Goa government has decided to construct a highway for the Karnataka government on Build, Operate and Transfer (BOT) basis.It is an inter-state highway ... READ

Yet another KRC deadline to go off track

Yet another deadline of fully commissioning the Konkan railway is expected to go off the track, despite the fact that the Konkan Railway Corporation Ltd engineers are making all efforts to fulfil its promise, at ... READ

North-South meet not before '98 ?

The Konkan railway entered Goa on June 1 from southwards, till its border taluka of Canacona, joining 125 km long line from Kundapur. But passing it through Goa and joining it to Sawantwadi, the northern ... READ

MPT shifting to multi-commodity port

The Mormugao Port Trust is planning to shift from the mono-commodity iron ore exporting port to multi-commodity port, with various expansion plans for the general cargo traffic, as the iron ore exports are indicating a ... READ