Ever heard of the Oscars for the world of design, architecture and building? Of course you have! Last year, we completed 10 glorious years of our Construction World Architecture and Builder (CWAB) Awards!
Over the past couple of decades, the warehousing industry in India has evolved from the traditional concept of a Â´godownÂ´ - a small structure with four walls and shed - to a modern-day automated set-up which offers efficient inventory management and value-added services.
Indraprastha Gas (IGL) raised the retail price of PNG (piped natural gas) and the compressed natural gas (CNG) owing to the recent steep appreciation of the dollar vis-a-vis rupee. The firm raised the price also because of the increased dependence on imported LNG, which raised its input cost of gas and necessitated the increase in retail prices of CNG and PNG. IGL said there has been a sharp depreciation of the rupee vis-vis dollar in the last one month
Low penetration of automation and processes in the largely unorganised sector is a setback for logistics in India. Efficiencies through better infrastructure and statutory conditions would help unshackle the sectorÂ’s economic potential significantly, writes Thomas Tieber.
State-run oil marketing companies (OMCs) and upstream firms like ONGC are awaiting the final decision from the government on adopting the formula for compensating the OMCs for under-recoveries. While union finance ministry wants the adoption of export-parity pricing model to compensate for under-recoveries, petroleum ministry opposes the proposal as it woul
Media reports indicate that private fuel retailers like Essar Oil, Reliance Industries (RIL) prefer to export diesel instead of selling them in the domestic market despite the government partially de-regulating the pricing regime. This is because these firms fear that the government may again impose price control on diesel during election perio