7th India Construction Festival takes off with focus on tech

7th India Construction Festival takes off with focus on tech

The most-awaited 7th India Construction Festival, organised by infrastructure think-tank, FIRST Construction Council & ASAPP Info Global Group, has commenced in Mumbai. During the course of the day, ICF will be hosting three high-octane events -- India Roads Conference, Equipment India Awards, and 19...

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Vikram Khanna, CMO, CIO & COO-Architectural Institutional Businesses, Asahi India Glass

Vikram Khanna, CMO, CIO & COO-Architectural Institutional Businesses, Asahi India Glass

Asahi India Glass (AIS) is India’s leading integrated glass solutions company and a dominant player in the automotive and architectural glass segments. The firm commands an over 70 per cent share in the Indian automotive glass mark...

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Will steel continue to boom?

Will steel continue to boom?

The steel industry is one of the core industries of India and the nation wants to become completely self-reliant by 2030. India has strived for continuous modernisation of and up-gradation of steel plants to reach higher energy efficiency levels. In FY21, the production of crude steel and finished steel was 102.49...

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Cement production to increase by 12% in FY22: ICRA report

Cement production to increase by 12% in FY22: ICRA report

In the last five months, Indian cement production has increased by 44% on a year-on-year basis (YoY) and 2% compared to the pre-pandemic year in 2019 April-September to 142 million tonne (mt). According to the Investment Information and Credit Rating Agency (ICRA) report, Indian cement production is likely to...

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Indian economy on fiscal consolidation path: Finance Minister

Indian economy on fiscal consolidation path: Finance Minister

Minister of Finance Nirmala Sitharaman told the IMF that the Indian government is committed to bringing the economy on a path of fiscal consolidation in the near-to-medium term, with a target of reducing the fiscal deficit to 4.5% by 2025-26. Sitharaman told the International Monetary and Financial (IMF) Comm...

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RBI stance keeps affordability going in residential real estate

RBI stance keeps affordability going in residential real estate

Affording a home has become easier than it ever was. In the past two years, property prices across India have remained the same. With the government focusing on the housing sector through the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY), the housing sector is witnessing a boom and would further witness growth in the near futur...

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NTPC in talks to rescue 3,600 MW Mahanadi power plant

NTPC in talks to rescue 3,600 MW Mahanadi power plant

Energy major National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) is in talks for a financial rescue of a 3,600 MW thermal power plant in Rs 30,000 debt, which is unable to service in Chhattisgarh. NTPC plans to collaborate with the banks to rescue the KSK Mahanadi Power plant. The collaboration between NTPC and the ban...

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These Newest Arrivals Will Spruce Up Your Home Decor

These Newest Arrivals Will Spruce Up Your Home Decor

Festive Wallpapers by Nirmals Furnishings Nirmals Furnishings, one of India's best home décor businesses, is recognised for its customised home furnishings. They only sell vivid wallpapers from the renowned Spanish ...

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India on track to reach 450 GW RE capacity by 2030: Power ministry

India on track to reach 450 GW RE capacity by 2030: Power ministry

According to the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE), India is on track to reach 450 GW of renewable energy installed capacity by 2030. The ministry in collaboration with FICCI, hosted a series of events from October 6 to 8 during Expo 2020 Dubai's Climate and Biodiversity Week. India's Renewable En...

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