Daily Archives: April 3, 2018

Rise in prices: BCIC wants petroleum products under GST

Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce has sought the intervention of GST Council to arrest the rising prices of petroleum products by bringing petroleum products under the GST. In the two-month span, petroleum prices have increased by Rs.15 per litre of petrol in Bangalore while it is much higher in other parts of the country,

Tata Communications and Mahanagar Gas Ltd to deploy 5,000 smart gas meters in Mumbai

Tata Communications will work with Mahanagar Gas (MGL) to deploy 5,000 smart gas meters in Mumbai. The telecom operator, on Tuesday, said that the new smart meters will give households and businesses visibility and control over their gas usage, allowing MGLto improve its operational efficiencies. Tata Communications’ public Internet of Things (IoT) network will provide

Construction target for highways: Each lane to be added under new formula

Ministry of Road Transport and Highways on Tuesday announced that the daily road construction target for the current financial year will be calculated as per lane length kilometre formula practised worldwide. “World over the road construction is calculated as per this formula,” Union road Minister Nitin Gadkari said. For instance if a 14-lane highway is

MEP Infra bags NHAI contract

Mumbai: A joint venture between MEP Infrastructure Developers Ltd and Long Jian Road & Bridge Company Ltd has received a Letter of Award from National Highway Authority of India for extending the carriage width of National Highway 848 to eight lanes. The work was carried out on the stretch connecting Vadape in Bhiwandi tehsil to