Chabahar port to be operational by Dec 2016: Gadkari

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, in his meeting with Gadkari, had said: "Resumption of Iran-India cooperation in the southeastern Iranian port city of Chabahar would lead to a new chapter in relations of two countries."

'Muted response to tax-free bonds by ports due to weak market'

Weak market sentiments and low coupon rates dampened the response to the tax-free bonds issued by the state-owned JNPT, Ennore Port and Dredging Corporation, last fiscal.

JNPT to open bids for Rs 1,570-cr dredging on Jan 10

The Rs 1,570-crore dredging project to increase the draft of the channel leading to two of the country's largest ports -- JNPT and Mumbai Port—will commence next month, a top official said on Friday.