India jumps 6 places to Rank 38 in World Bank’s Logistics Performance Index 2023
New Delhi/IBNS: India has jumped 6 places to rank 38 out of 139 countries in the 7th edition of Logistics Performance Index (LPI 2023) of the World Bank.
Coal output touches 607.97 MT during Apr-Dec 2022
New Delhi/IBNS: India’s coal production increased by 16.39 percent to 607.97 MT during Apr-Dec’22 as compared to 522.34 MT produced during the same period of FY 22, the Ministry of Coal said Tuesday.
Coal prodn increases 17.3 pc to 524.20 MT in Apr-Nov period
New Delhi/IBNS: India’s coal production increased impressively by 17.13 percent to 524.20 Million Ton (MT) during April –November 2022 as compared to 447.54 MT production during the same period of the previous year, the Ministry of Coal said Friday.
PM Gati Shakti has potential to save Rs 10 lakh crore annually: Piyush Goyal
New Delhi: The implementation of PM Gati Shakti National Master Plan has the potential to save over Rs 10 lakh crore yearly by increasing logistics efficiency, Union Minister for Commerce and Industry Piyush Goyal said Thursday.
PM Gati Shakti: Now 30 ministries are in constant touch with each other, says Deputy Sec. Logistics
PM Gati Shakti- National Master Plan, essentially a digital platform, was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Oct 13 last year to break the departmental silos and bring in multiple stakeholders together, integrate various transportation modes and address issues relating to last mile and multi-modal connectivity. IBNS Delhi Correspondent Nitin Waghela interacts with Deputy Secretary for Logistics Division at DPIIT Dr. Jivisha Joshi Gangopadhyay to understand the current flow of possibilities and challenges that are being dealt under the PM Gati Shakti approach.
Steel ministry debuts on PM GatiShakti Portal
New Delhi: The Ministry of Steel has onboarded itself on PM GatiShakti Portal (National Master Plan portal) with the help of Bhaskaracharya National Institute for Space Applications and Geo-informatics (BiSAG-N).
PM Gati Shakti National Masterplan to help achieve India’s aim of USD 5 Trillion economy, says Shri Som Parkash
New Delhi: Som Parkash, Minister of State for Commerce & Industry, today said the PM Gati Shakti National Masterplan will help achieve India’s aim of USD 5 Trillion economy.
Gadkari to inaugurate conference on PM-Gati Shakti for South Zone on Jan 17
New Delhi/IBNS: Road, Transport & Highways minister Nitin Gadkari will Virtually inaugurate a conference on PM-Gati Shakti for the South Zone on 17 January 2022.
Viability of country's inland waterways being ensured implementing various projects: Sonowal
New Delhi/IBNS: The viability of inland water transport is being ensured by undertaking various projects, Minister for Ports, Shipping and Waterways Sarbananda Sonowal has informed the Parliament.
14 railway projects at Rs 22,067 cr launched to enhance coal transportation efficiency
New Delhi/IBNS: Fourteen railway projects have been undertaken at an estimated cost of Rs. 22,067 crores towards increasing the efficiency and the capacity of the coal evacuation process which will help in reducing the time and cost incurred in its transportation, coal ministry said.
Govt working on increasing modal share of railways in coal evacuation to 75 pc to boost prodn
New Delhi/IBNS: The government aims to increase the modal share of railways from 64 percent to 75 percent by FY 2030 in the evacuation of coal, which continues to be the primary domestic fuel for India as well as the single largest commodity transported across the country.
Govt has identified 101 projects under PM Gati Shakti - National Master Plan to bolster port connectivity
Kolkata/IBNS: Ministry of Ports Shipping and Waterways has identified 101 new projects under PM Gati Shakti - National Master Plan for Multi-modal Connectivity, and over 80 projects under the Sagarmala programme to bolster maritime development and transport connectivity to the country's production and consumption centres, Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said Thursday.