URBAN RAIL TRANSIT
Centre proposes 'Metrolite' train for small cities
The three-coach train will have capacity of carrying 300 passengers.
Government plans to impose 'urban transport tax' to clear roads
Govt plans to levy a one-time “urban transport tax” on private vehicles to discourage their use in cities and towns.
Government to explore prospects of bringing Metro in more cities
Government today said it will be looking at building the modern transport system in cities with population of over 20 lakh.
Students working overtime to build Apple iPhone X: Report
Students in the age group 17-19 were hired as interns in September and were told to work at the assembling unit in Zhengzhou, China
China launches $723 billion plan to boost infrastructure
In terms of railways, China plans to invest 2 trillion yuan to promote 86 projects, build and rebuild about 20,000 kilometers of railway.
China plans additional 500 airports by 2020, to create market worth over $153 billion
According to a guideline issued by China's central cabinet, the country will have more than 500 airports including in major agricultural and forest regions.
China Rail Construction keen to participate in NHAI projects
"A high-level delegation from the CRCC, led by its Chief Economist Zhao Jinuha, met Chairman, NHAI, Raghav Chandra and a team of NHAI officers in New Delhi."
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