shipping sector

Jindal ITF to carry coal for NTPC’s power plant


August 11th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) State-run power major NTPC Thursday signed a tripartite agreement with logistics firm Jindal ITF and the Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) for transportation of ... 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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Six lawmakers join National Shipping Board


September 1st, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) The government Wednesday appointed six lawmakers as members of the national Shipping Board, a permanent statutory body set up to advise the government on issues relating to ... Read more...

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Government toughens bidding norms for shipping projects


July 13th, 2009 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Bidders for infrastructure projects in the shipping sector need to have a minimum net worth that is twice the project cost, the government said Monday. "Since BOT (build, ... Read more...

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‘Projects worth Rs.132 bn approved for Tamil Nadu ports’


October 18th, 2008 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 18 (IANS) The central government has approved development projects worth Rs.132 billion for the three major ports in Tamil Nadu - Chennai, Ennore and Tuticorin - Minister for Shipping, ... 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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Norwegian Ambassador calls on Baalu


November 14th, 2007 - 5:41 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Nov 14 (ANI): The newly appointed Norwegian Ambassador to India, Ann Ollestad called on Union Minister of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways, T. R. Baalu, here today. She discussed the ... Read more...

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