The Union Cabinet recently approved a reform package for the mineral and mining sector that would involve amendments to three existing laws, pricing formula for minerals, exploration of mines and several taxes and duties levied on mining.
A total of 33 housing projects with an investment of Rs.41.97 bn have been accorded final approval under the Special Window for Affordable and Mid-Income Housing (SWAMIH) Fund, which will translate to 25,048 home units.
The Union Cabinet approved externally aided DRIP Phase II and Phase III in its meeting held on October 29, 2020. The project will initially cover 19 States and three Central Agencies. The Budget Outlay is Rs 102.11 billion for an implementation period of 10 years. The scheme will be implemented in t..
To provide autonomy to India’s top 12 major ports and improve their efficiency and competitiveness, the Union Cabinet has approved the Major Port Authority Bill, 2020 to replace the existing Major Port Trust Act.
The Union Cabinet has approved signing of the MoU between Indian Railways and the Department for International Development of the Government of the UK, for enabling energy self-sufficiency for Indian Railways.