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  • Gadkari to hold marathon review meeting on stuck road projects worth Rs 300 crore

    Gadkari to hold marathon review meeting on stuck road projects worth Rs 300 crore

    Projects of South Zone (Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Telengana, Pondicherry, Karnataka) and Central Zone (Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat) will be reviewed on Thursday, while the projects of Haryana, Odisha, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand and West Bengal will be taken up on Friday.

    KVIC seeks international trademark for khadi items

    KVIC seeks international trademark for khadi items

    KVIC is fighting cases in several countries including Germany for violation of the Khadi Mark regulations. The Regulations issued in 2013 by the ministry of micro, small and medium enterprises, empower KVIC to grant ‘Khadi Mark’ registration and take royalties from any producer using the Khadi mark.

    Government mulls corporatising KVIC’s marketing unit

    Government mulls corporatising KVIC’s marketing unit

    “KVIC and the government are now exploring the possibility of assigning the marketing function to a professional entity on a profit-sharing basis,” a government official closely associated with the development told ET.

    Transport ministry to help states set up vehicle tracking system

    Transport ministry to help states set up vehicle tracking system

    This comes after states made little progress in setting up these centres, which was to be done following a Supreme Court ruling that mandated all public transport vehicles to have vehicle tracking systems and emergency buttons. The features were mandated from January 1, 2019.

    A leaner look: Railway board ‘rightsized’, again

    A leaner look: Railway board ‘rightsized’, again

    “We will transfer 50 more people from the board,” an official in the know of the matter told ET. These officials will be moved to other divisions. “Around 200 senior officers will also be moved out from Northern Railways,” the official said. The downsizing is likely to happen across all 18 zones of the Indian Railways, the official said.

    NHAI settles NH-21 project with IL&FS for Rs 672 crore

    NHAI settles NH-21 project with IL&FS for Rs 672 crore

    The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has settled a road project with Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services (IL&FS) at Rs 672 crore, one of the first as the debt-laden group moves to resolve stuck projects through conciliation.

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