India’s passenger vehicle and two-wheeler market steer towards a double digit growth

India’s passenger vehicle and two-wheeler market steer towards a double digit growth

Oct 31, 2014

MUMBAI: India’s passenger vehicle and two-wheeler market is steering towards a strong double-digit growth as the economic environment improves amid a strong reform push by the Narendra Modi-led government, Munich-based global consultancy Roland Berger Strategy Consultants has said in a recent report. via India’s passenger vehicle and two-wheeler market...

350 national highways to have electronic toll plazas by December: Nitin Gadkari

350 national highways to have electronic toll plazas by December: Nitin Gadkari

Oct 31, 2014

NEW DELHI: As many as 350 toll plazas on national highways across the country will adopt the electronic tax collection method from December 31, resulting in savings worth Rs 34,000 crore, Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari today said. via 350 national highways to have electronic toll plazas by December: Nitin Gadkari – The...

Volvo Trucks expects 25% sales growth in India this year

Volvo Trucks expects 25% sales growth in India this year

Oct 30, 2014

Swedish truck maker Volvo Trucks expects its India business to grow 25 per cent this year compared with 2013. The company has sold over 630 units between January and October. via Volvo Trucks expects 25% sales growth in India this year | Business...

Metro project still needs coordinator

Metro project still needs coordinator

Oct 30, 2014

PUNE: The Pune metro project, which does not have a full-time coordinator for over seven months, will have to wait for one for some more time. The decision on appointing an officer on special duty for the project will be taken only after getting the final approval for the project from the public investment board (PIB). via Metro project still needs coordinator...

Tyre manufacturers mull increase use of synthetic rubber to protect margins

Tyre manufacturers mull increase use of synthetic rubber to protect margins

Oct 29, 2014

A rise in the prices of natural rubber has prompted tyre manufacturers to consider replacing the commodity with synthetic products. via Tyre manufacturers mull increase use of synthetic rubber to protect margins | Business Standard...

Centre for Green Mobility bags Volvo sustainaibility awards

Centre for Green Mobility bags Volvo sustainaibility awards

Oct 29, 2014

BANGALORE: Centre for Green Mobility, a Ahmedabad based NGO working to promote cycling and walking as sustainable mobility modes bagged the first prize in the 6th edition of the Volvo Sustainable Mobility Awards 2014. And that for their Diu Bicycle Network Planning and Infrastructure Design. via Centre for Green Mobility bags Volvo sustainaibility awards...