Centre proposes major port at Vadarevu in Andhra Pradesh

Jul 13 2018

Union Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari said today that the Centre plans to build a port at Vadarevu in Andhra Pradesh's Praksam district, even as the state government insists that the port be developed in Nellore district.

Cargo traffic at major ports rises 4% in Apr-Jun

Jul 11 2018

The major ports in the country witnessed 3.91 per cent rise in cargo traffic to 174.02 million tonnes in the April-June quarter this fiscal.

Govt approves 2 more strategic oil storages

Jun 27 2018

The govt decided to set up two more underground crude oil storages in Odisha and Karnataka to increase emergency stockpile cover by 12 days to 22 days.

Air Odisha launches flights from Vizag to Jagdalpur via Raipur

Jun 14 2018

Scheduled commuter airline Air Odisha commenced services to Chhattisgarh from Andhra Pradesh with the launch of a flight to Jagdalpur from Visakhapatnam through Raipur.

Cargo traffic at Major Ports grow 2.41 percent

Jun 08 2018

The top 12 major ports in the country recorded 2.41 per cent growth in cargo handling at 116.26 million tonne (MT) in the first two months of the current fiscal, the shipping ministry said.

RINL targets Rs 19,000 crore turnover in FY 19

Apr 25 2018

RINL suffered Rs 1,236 crore loss in 2016-17 on turnover of Rs 12,706 crore, the official said.

Cargo traffic at 12 major ports up 4.58% at 561 MT in Apr-Jan

Feb 18 2018

Buoyed by a demand revival, India's 12 major ports witnessed a 4.58 pc rise in cargo traffic at 561 MT during April-January of this fiscal, according to ports' body IPA.

Naidu lays foundation stone for waterway, 6 highways in Andhra

Oct 03 2017

Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu laid the foundation stones for six national highway projects and an inland waterway in Andhra Pradesh.

L&T arm gets job orders worth Rs 2,694 crore

Apr 17 2017

Infrastructure major Larsen and Toubro's (L&T) construction arm has bagged orders worth Rs 2,694 crore across various business segments.

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