PM to meet eight Northeast CMs Monday; to review infra projects

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will meet Chief Ministers of all northeastern states here on Monday to review infrastructure and development projects in the region.

PM relaxes land transfer norms

PM Manmohan Singh relaxed norms for transfer of government land to any other entity to remove bottlenecks and speed up PPP projects.

MMRDA to stop excavation for infra projects in view of monsoon

The MMRDA plans to apply a brake on all its on-going excavation
activities for various infrastructure projects from May 31,
due to the impending monsoon.

Build corporate bond market to fund infra projects: Assocham

India Inc on Friday pitched for a
regulatory mechanism to facilitate development of bond and
debt market and help the industry raise long-term funds
for infrastructure sector.

Private cos to invest USD 150bn for infra projects: Plan panel

India is envisaging an investment of USD 150bn from private sector over the next few years to develop the much-needed infrastructure projects.