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INSGHT OF COASTAL COMMUNITY

Development project of Sagarmala will help in boosting the GDP and increases employment opportunities for the coastal communities. Improving social infrastructure and quality of life of the coastal communities Promoting coastal tourism & providing more livelihood opportunities by promoting cruise tourism in India. India is one of the fastest growing large economies in the world with a GDP growth rate of 7.5% in 2015-16 and ports play an important role in the overall economic development of the country. Sustainable inclusive growth is an integral part which emphasis on economic development,Read More


Nation’s Brave honoured in presence of General Bipin Rawat

  Nation’s Brave honoured in presence of General Bipin Rawat KVM Trust showcases Pryustu (The Yodha) amidst thunderous applause Thunderous applause filled the jam packed Zorawar Hall at Manekshaw Centre in Delhi on Sunday as Kunwar Viyogi Memorial Trust paid glowing tributes to the Nation’s Brave ahead of this Independence Day. Chief of Armed Forces General Bipin Rawat along with hundreds of officers from the armed forces, present at the event, witnessed in awe the Kathak adaptation of a solders’ roar as he fearlessly confronts the enemy. Innovation in ArtRead More


Jackie Shroff call for premarital tests

Thalassaemia tests should be mandatory before marriage to prevent the hereditary disease from spreading. Carriers often go undetected because there are no obvious symptoms. “But whether one is a carrier can be found out through simple blood tests that is why the disease can be prevented. In India, the disease is still spreading with 10,000 new patients every year because people don’t go for screenings. “The country has become almost free of the disease by making screenings mandatory before marriage”, ‘Jackie Shroff’ said The clinic will have premarital and prenatalRead More


MrOwl Partners with Cricket Star Virat Kohli, who will Share Exclusive Personal Content on the Platform

MrOwl has announced a partnership with cricket star Virat Kohli, the captain for the India national cricket team. MrOwl is a Community Interest Engine™ that brings together the best of social, search, and digital organization all in one app. The MrOwl apps and website allow people to collaborate on topics, find inspiring ideas, share knowledge with the community, & explore their interests. Kohli is considered one of the best batsmen in the world and holds many records within cricket including most centuries by a captain in a calendar year andRead More


Sagarmala: Jawaharlal port’s present scenario

Jawaharlal Nehru Port was created for commercial operations in the year 1989. JawaharlalNehru Port is operates by the Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT), an autonomous corporation wholly owned by the Government of India under the Ministry of Shipping. The port was created to make work easy on Mumbai Port. It is located at the eastern end of Mumbai on the Sheva Island and is situated at latitude 18° 56’ 43” of North and longitude 72° 56’ 24” East. The road connectivity of Jawaharlal Port are network with NH4B (Maharashtra andRead More


IIT MADRAS with SAGARMALA: Embarking on a new goal and journey.

Sagarmala, Shipping Ministry will fund Centre of excellence at IIT Chennai for study, maintenance and dredging requirement for all ports, suggest cost-cutting measures as well as trouble-shoot marine-engineering issues related to seas and rivers in the country. The department would give a grant Rs 75 crore to Rs 100 crore for creating the centre of excellence. Sagarmala, Ministry of Shipping has supported to set up Indian Institute of Technology, Madras will act as a technological arm of MoS for providing the needful technological support to Ports, IWA and other institutions.Read More


SAGARMALA INITIATIVE FOR DEVELOPMENT OF PORTS

Sagarmala the ambitious port development programme in the country is all set to change the performance by optimizing Indian ports with modernization. 95% of exchange by volume is through maritime route and there is a continuous need to build up India’s ports and trade infrastructure to quicken the development in manufacturing industry while taking forward the Make in India initiative. As a part of Sagarmala programme, more than 400 activities have been identified towards Port Modernization, New Port Development, Port Network Improvement, Port-Connected Industrialization and Coastal Community Improvement. Out ofRead More


MUMBAI PORT TRUST: ALL SET TO CONTRIBUTE IN SAGARMALA PROGRAM

Sagarmala initiative is one of the most important and strategic imperatives to realize India’s economic aspirations. Sagarmala is planning to develop 1000 acres owned by Mumbai Port Trust on the east coast of land-starved. Ministry of Shipping would not give any of Mumbai Port Trust’s land parcel to private builders for development. Mumbai Port plays a crucial role in the development of the national economy, business & commerce and prosperity of Mumbai city in particular. To enhance the possibility for more development Mumbai port activities Ministry are working at itsRead More


Sagarmala project will reduce logistics lost drastically

The ongoing Sagarmala project, launched in 2015, will drastically reduce the logistics cost in the country and make the industry competitive, according to Kailash Kumar Aggarwal, Joint Secretary in the Union Ministry of Shipping, who is in-charge of the project. The government has given infrastructure status to logistics sector, covering cold chain and warehousing facilities, a move that is likely to attract more funding at competitive rates for these segments. Amending the existing framework, a notification issued by the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) has widened the category of infrastructureRead More


Future Of Indian Logistics Market

Logistics has been the holding beam for almost every business structure across the world since the rise of the economy. The towering needs of businesses to transport goods and services must be addressed by the logistics sector with best-in-class infrastructure and effective logistics management system. The economic survey of India for 2017-18 has projected the logistics sector to rise from the current worth of $160 billion to Rs 215 billion by 2020. In a PPP (Public Private Partnership) model, the government of India efforts to improve India’s ranking in WorldRead More