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Policy for Dry Bulk Cargo

Dry bulk cargo currently makes up 26% of the cargo handled at the 12 major ports in India. The present policy paper lays down standardized guidelines for all major ports to compute performance norms for different dry bulk commodities. The Policy recommends penalties & incentive structures to be instituted by ...

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Smart-E transport service launched

A unique eco-friendly last mile connectivity transport service with integrated security features and women drivers was launched. The service known as Smart-E will provide a safe, sustainable and professionally managed last mile connectivity service, especially to and from metro stations and other high-footfall areas. The first batch of 30 all-women-piloted ...

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Iran seeks investments worth $8 billion to India

News: Iranian president Hassan Rouhani has asked India to spend in infrastructure projects worth $8 billion, including an expanded role in developing a strategic port that will open up access to Central Asia. With this deal it was a “golden time” for India to seize opportunities because of the two countries’ close relations  and ...

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