maritime sector

Rs.750 crore sanctioned for ship repair unit in Kerala


September 14th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Sep 14 (IANS) Giving further fillip to the maritime industry in Kerala, the central government Friday cleared Cochin Shipyard Ltd's Rs.750 crore project to set up a ship repair ... Read more...

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Ensure safety and security in the seas: PM


October 1st, 2011 - 4:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 1 (IANS) Calling for increasing Indian control over its maritime activity to ensure safety and security on the seas, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday said India's maritime ... Read more...

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Navy ex-chief rues weak shipping sector


January 20th, 2011 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 20 (IANS) India had "missed the bus" in the maritime sector and needs to chalk out new strategies to shore up its capabilities, former navy chief Arun Prakash said here ... Read more...

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Chennai to host maritime technology conference


November 17th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 17 (IANS) The economy is expected to grow at a brisk pace, which in turn means that transport of goods via sea, maritime technology and other connected sectors are set ... Read more...

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Vasan woos Singapore firms for investment in Indian ports


September 28th, 2010 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 28 (IANS) India Tuesday invited Singaporean companies to participate in its port and shipping development programme as active partners. "As the Indian maritime sector is poised for a healthy growth ... Read more...

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Rs.282 crore aid for Indian Maritime University


April 8th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) The union Cabinet Thursday approved the proposal to provide financial support of Rs.282.25 crore to Indian Maritime University (IMU), Chennai, to meet capital expenditure as well as ... Read more...

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Venture capitalists, private equities to invest over $8.5 bn in India


August 4th, 2008 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 4 (IANS) Venture capitalists (VCs) and private equities (PEs) are expected to invest over $8.5 billion (Rs.358 billion) in India over the next five years, according to a report ... Read more...

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Ports, shipping need Rs.1 trillion by 2015


April 9th, 2008 - 5:14 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) The Indian port and shipping sector would require Rs.1 trillion ($25 billion) to reach its aim of increasing port capacity to 1,500 million tonnes by 2015, federal ... Read more...

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India, Netherlands ink shipping sector MoU


February 12th, 2008 - 6:20 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb.12 (ANI): India and Netherlands signed a Memorandum Of Understanding (MoU) here today in the various areas concerning shipping and port sectors. The Minister of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways, ... Read more...

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