infrastructure policy

Prescriptions from enfant terrible of infrastructure policy (IANS Book Review)

October 31st, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Book: "Infrastructure at the Crossroads: The Challenge of Governance (OUP)"; Author: Gajendra Haldea; Publisher: Oxford University Press; Pages: 232; Price: Rs.575 If a man's impact is judged by the number of his ... Read more...

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Telecom regulator seeks views on value added services

March 30th, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) The telecom regulator Wednesday said it will float a consultation paper on mobile value-added services in April and will give its recommendations by the ... Read more...

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Aviation sector can absorb 120 billion dollar investment, says Manmohan Singh

February 12th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 12 (ANI): The Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, on Saturday said that the aviation sector has the potential of absorbing an investment of 120 billion dollars, which turn could ... Read more...

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Karnataka infrastructure firm to invest Rs.30 crore in new projects

July 12th, 2010 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 12 (IANS) State-run Infrastructure Development Corporation (iDeCK) plans to invest Rs.30 crore in healthcare and industrial infrastructure projects in Karnataka, a top company official said Monday. "We are planning to invest ... Read more...

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Infrastructure holds key to overall growth: experts

November 22nd, 2008 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Nov 22 (IANS) Infrastructure development is an essential pre-requisite for the overall development of the country, and the government should encourage the public-private partnership (PPP) model to meet the challenges in ... Read more...

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Biotechnology not the final solution for food insecurity and poverty problems

October 8th, 2008 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 8 (ANI): Scientists have determined that biotechnology is not the final solution for the food insecurity and poverty problems in Africa and other developing countries.According to a report in ... Read more...

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ADB grants $250 mn loan for Philippines

October 1st, 2008 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Manila, Oct 1 (DPA) The Asian Development Bank (ADB) said Wednesday it extended a $250-million loan to help to strengthen the Philippine government's fiscal management and reform programmes.The Manila-based ADB said ... Read more...

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Proposed Noida Greenfield airport objected to: minister

March 11th, 2008 - 10:41 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) The Delhi International Airport Ltd. (DIAL) has raised objection to development of proposed new greenfield airport at Noida, Minister of Civil Aviation Praful Patel informed the Rajya ... Read more...

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