Kerala’s semi high-speed rail project, Silver Line, running between Thiruvananthapuram and Kasaragod is seeing movement as the Kerala Rail Development Corporation, the agency which is implementing the project, will submit the DPR to the Ministry of Railways by December.
The Port of Rotterdam is geared up to intensify its joint activities with parties in India. It will sign two agreements, appoint a representative office in India and support the establishment of a maritime university in collaboration with educational institutions in Rotterdam
The Kerala Government has chalked out an ambitious infrastructure plan of Rs.500 bn following the economic slowdown in the country. The state seeks to garner investments through these projects and will help in tackling the slowdown.
The Centre, Government of Kerala and World Bank have signed a loan agreement of Rs 17.25 bn for the First Resilient Kerala Programme to enhance the state’s resilience against natural disasters and climate change.