Five rivers in Gujarat (includes Jawai-Luni rivers that flow into the Rann of Kutch) have been declared as National Waterways under the 2016 Act that proposes to develop 111 waterways across the country for shipping and navigation.
During January-June 2016, the “luxurious” housing segment - priced Rs one crore and above - in Ahmedabad has seen a price rise of nine percent, which is the highest growth rate clocked in any of the top eight cities of the country.
Currently, around 280 personnel of the Gujarat Industrial Security Force Society (GISFS) stand guard at nine non-major ports that fall under direct control of the Gujarat Maritime Board (GMB), the state’s nodal agency for ports.
Stating that Navi has already sold over 10,000 units since its launch, 25 per cent being women, Guleria said, "It gives women a high of riding a bike. By August or mid-September, we will go pan-India for Navi."
Gujarat International Finance Tec-City is slowly taking shape as plans are being drawn out for 25,000 smart homes
which will attempt to create an ‘exclusive and secure zone’ with an ideal work-life balance
Modi, who was invited by US President Barack Obama for a bilateral visit when he went to the US in March, will be addressing a joint meeting of US Congress on June 7 and will later hold talks with the US President.
In a report tabled in Gujarat Assembly in 2012, the CAG severely criticised GSPC’s operations in KG block, and said “numerous faulty investment and destructive administrative decisions” had led to a loss of Rs 7,000 crore to the company.
Only 129 ships beached at Alang for recycling between April 2015 and December 2015, when the business witnessed one of the worst slumps. From January to March 2015, only 67 vessels had come to the yard.