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Displacement fears fuel South Asia protests over infrastructure projects

By Rina Chandran and Ruma Paul MUMBAI/DHAKA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Protests against a power plant in Bangladesh and an industrial zone in southern Sri Lanka highlight growing anger across South Asia at big development projects which di.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 10th, 2017

Maharashtra govt taps Korean investors for big-ticket projects

The Maharashtra government has presented a number of big-ticket development projects to the South Korean government to improve the State’s infrastructure, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said on Thu........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineSep 28th, 2017

GMR eyes airport projects in Europe, South East Asia and East Asia

GMR Group, which operates three airports in India and abroad, is eyeing projects in South East Asia, Middle East and Eastern European countries besides looking for operations and maintenance of Jaipur and Ahmedabad aerodromes......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 12th, 2017

Steady flow of enquiries for setting up cold chain projects in South: NAPL

NAPL, a provider of advisory services for implementation of turnkey projects such as mega food parks, cold chain infrastructure and integrated dairy development, has implemented three of the 42 proje........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineAug 1st, 2017

Tensions in Asia Rise as Japan Protests South Korea Military Drills in Disputed Waters

Tokyo has lodged a formal protest over South Korea's decision to hold military drills at the Liancourt Rocks, called Takeshima in Japan and Dokdo in South Korea......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 24th, 2017

L&T Hydrocarbon bags EPCM services contract from Shell

As per the pact, LTHE will provide EPCM services for Shell projects in ME, South East Asia & India.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 28th, 2017

Construction firm Mfar Holdings will focus on infrastructure projects in South

Bengaluru-based construction company Mfar Holdings will focus on public-private partnerships in infrastructure projects and expand its hospitality network in the country. Speaking to BusinessLine, ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineFeb 8th, 2017

Energy Acquisitions Fuel Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P."s Fourth-Quarter Results

The recent completion of acquisitions and grow projects fueled robust growth for the global infrastructure owner......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 1st, 2017

Bills Cracking Down on Protests Fuel Free Speech Fears

Bills have been introduced over t.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 27th, 2017

Green Energy Features Big Among Trump"s Top 50 Infrastructure Projects

Despite his vocal support for more fossil fuel production.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: forbesJan 27th, 2017

Fears Rise Among Indonesia"s Ethnic Chinese Amid Blasphemy Probe

Mounting street protests against the governor of Jakarta are reviving painful memories for many of Indonesia’s ethnic Chinese, a minority group that has long faced discrimination and persecution across much of Southeast Asia......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 26th, 2016

Sri Lankan PM fears collapse of SAARC because of India-Pak friction

Wickremesinghe says it is up to India to make South Asia a better place or walk away from it.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 5th, 2016

Regional cooperation plan for South Asia identifies 74 projects in India

The plan identifies regional road and rail links that are aligned closely with trade routes toward the east.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 26th, 2016

China Announces Major Projects to Boost Growth

China Announces Major Projects to Boost Growth Provincial projects worth more than $149.25-B were launched this week as China strives to boost growth, Shanghai Securities News reported Friday. The projects are mostly infrastructure-related, with the south.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsSep 24th, 2016

A Glimpse of Life Without Pipelines

When a major fuel line sprang a leak some pumps in the South ran out of gas and prices jumped. We can’t get by without this vital infrastructure......»»

Category: topSource: investingdailySep 23rd, 2016

With some gas stations dry, pipeline works to send more fuel

Gas prices spiked and drivers found "out of service" bags covering pumps as the gas shortage in the South rolled into the work week, raising fears that the disruptions could become more widespread......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 19th, 2016

Gayatri Projects eyes 30% top-line growth in 3-4 years on strong order flow

Hyderabad, 20 November; Driven by strong order flow from constriction sector, Hyderabad-based infrastructure company Gayatri Projects Limited is hoping to sustain a 30 percent top-line growth in the next 3-4 years.The company's orde.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 20th, 2017

The U.S. vs. China: How the Power Games Are Playing Out in Asia

China’s growing ambition and President Donald Trump’s ‘America First’ policies have diminished U.S. influence in some Asian countries. This video takes a look at the impact on countries including South Korea, the Philippines and Japan......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjNov 17th, 2017

Keystone XL Pipeline Shut Down After 5,000-Barrel Spill In South Dakota

Well this is awkward.  After months/years of protests targeting the Keystone XL pipeline from environmentalists worried about oil spills, TransCanada has now been forc.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 16th, 2017

Assam prepares to position itself as a gateway to South-East Asia

Wants UDAN scheme extended to Asean.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineNov 16th, 2017

PE firm Creador plans fresh funds worth up to $600 mn for India, SE Asia

With several blockbuster exits, private equity (PE) entity Creador is planning to launch a new $500-600 million fund by next year, its fourth. Sources say the new fund , expected to be launched by next year, will focus on South an.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 15th, 2017