【ニューデリー】自動車安全装置メーカー、タカタ株式会社は、地元企業Anand Automotive Systems Ltd(AASL)と合弁会社を設け、インド国内でエアバッグ、シート・ベルト、ハンドル等の安全装置を製造、国内市場に供給する。（...続きを読む）
◆Takata in JV pact with Anand Automotive System
【New Delhi】Japanese automotive safety systems manufacturer, Takata Corporation has entered into a joint venture agreement with Anand Automotive Systems to manufacture airbags, seatbelts and steering wheels in India for vehicle producers in the domestic market..
【ニューデリー】国内最大の鉄鉱石生産輸出業者National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC)は、カルナタカ州に年産１０００万トンの総合製鉄所を建設する計画を明らかにした。NMDCは同州政府が十分な鉄鉱床とインフラ面の支援を約束するなら、計画を実行に移す方針だ。（...続きを読む）
◆NMDC plans to set up 10-mt steel plant in Karnataka
【New Delhi】The National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC), the country's largest producer and exporter of iron ore, has proposed setting up a 10-million-tonne integrated steel plant in Karnataka, súbject to the state government consent to provide it with adequate iron ore deposits and infrastructure support.
【Ahmedabad】The Singapore-based Universal Success Enterprises Ltd (USEL) and Indonesia's Salim Group plan to invest Rs 50,000 crore (US$10b) in Gujarat in the next 10 years and may sign the requisite agreements with the State Government this month.
【New Delhi】The process of acquiring 2,363 acres of land in the Andal-Faridpur block of Bardhaman district, West Bengal for the first airport city project in the country has begun with the issuance of a notification to this effect recently.
【Ahmedabad】Gujarat government, which had recently introduced Solar Power Policy, on January 8 took another step to promote power generation through non-conventional energy sources by unveiling a seperate Wind Power Policy called 'Wind Fall'.
【ムンバイ】Hindustan Construction Company Ltd(HCC)は４万クロー(US$80億)を投じ、グジャラート州Dholeraにウォーター・フロント・シティー(WFC)を開発する。（...続きを読む）
◆HCC to build $80b water front city in Gujarat
【Mumbai】Hindustan Construction Company is going to invest Rs 40,000 crore($8b) to develop a 'Water Front City' at Dholera, Gujarat. The company was inked with the Gujarat Infrastructure Development Board during the Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors' Summit.
【バンガロール】Karnataka Power Corporation Ltd (KPCL)は１月１２日、国営企業２社－National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC)／Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL)－と、向こう４年間にカルナタカ州に合計６９００MW(ﾒｶﾞﾜｯﾄ)の火力発電所と風力発電所を設けることに関する覚書を交換した。（...続きを読む）
◆Karnataka signs MoUs with NTPC, Bhel for 6,900-mw plants
【Bangalore】Karnataka Power Corporation Ltd (KPCL) has singed three separate MoUs with National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) and Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) on January 12 to set up new thermal and wind energy projects in the state with a cumulative capacity of 6,900 Mw in the next four years.
【New Delhi】The contents of a free-trade agreement (FTA) on services and investment between India and the Association of South-East Asian Nations (Asean) will be finalised at the meeting between senior government officials from 10 south-east Asian countries and their Indian counterparts in New Delhi.
【コルカタ】国営重電機会社Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd(BHEL)は、暫時核反応炉製造計画を棚上げし、政府が関係政策の詳細を発表するのを待つ方針を決めた。（...続きを読む）
◆Bhel puts nuke reactor plan on hold
【Kolkata】Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd(BHEL) has decided to wait till the policies on manufacturing nuclear reactor are clearly spelt out by the government.
【ムンバイ】Larsen & Toubro (L&T)は１６日、米国拠点の核発電設備会社Westinghouse Electric Company (WEC)と、核反応炉モジュールの製造とインド市場における加圧水炉のマーケッティングに関する合弁覚書を交換した。（...続きを読む）
◆L&T inks pact with Westinghouse of US
【Mumbai】Larsen & Toubro (L&T) on January 16 signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with US-based nuclear power firm Westinghouse Electric Company (WEC) to manufacture modular nuclear power reactors and offer pressurised water nuclear reactors in India.
【ムンバイ】Reliance Power Ltd(RPL)は、ウッタルプラデシュ州Dadriに２万－２万５０００クロー(US$40億-50億)を投じ７４８０MW(ﾒｶﾞﾜｯﾄ)の超メガ天然ガス発電所を建設する計画を突貫方式で進める。（...続きを読む）
◆Anil Ambani group fast-tracks Dadri project
【Mumbai】Reliance Power has fast-tracked its plans to set up the 7,480 MW Dadri power project in Uttar Pradesh, which will be the largest gas-fired power project at a single location in the world and will cost about Rs 20,000-25,000 crore.
◆JSW Aluminium achieves financial closure for Vizag plant
【Visakhapatnam】The financial closure for proposed Rs 4,000 crore alumina plant in Vizianagaram district has been achieved by JSW Aluminium Limited which is setting up a 1.5 million tonne capacity alumina refinery at S.Kota Mandal near Visakhapatnam.
◆FDI cos may not be allowed to own commercial projects
【New Delhi】Real estate developers may not be allowed to own commercial projects such as malls in the same company that develops projects for which they have accepted foreign investment. They have to hive off other projects into a separate company or a special purpose vehicle (SPV).
◆Foreign airlines may allow to have 49% stake in domestic carriers
【New Delhi】The Committee of Secretaries headed by the Cabinet Secretary is to consider a proposal to allow foreign airlines to hold a 49 per cent stake in scheduled, non-scheduled and charter airlines.
【Kolkata】The inter-ministerial group (IMG) has short-listed companies that will be allotted three blocks for undertaking coal-to-liquid (CTL) projects and has submitted recommendations to the government recently.
【ニューデリー】インド最大のエンジニアリング会社Larsen & Toubro (L&T)とカナダの国営Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL)は、カナダ型重水炉(CANDU:Canadian Deuterium Uranium Reactor)改良バージョンの重水減速軽水冷却圧力管型炉ACR(Advanced CANDU Reactor)1000シリーズをインド国内で製造することで合意、関係覚書を交換した。（...続きを読む）
◆L&T, AECL ink pact for nuclear reactor at Hazira
【Mumbai】Larsen & Toubro (L&T), India's largest engineering company, and Canadian government-owned Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for setting up Canada's ACR 1000 nuclear reactors in India.
【Chennai】US-based proprietary computer storage and data management company NetApp and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) have launched a new NetApp-TCS centre of excellence lab in Chennai and a 'Global Onsite Residency Programme' at the TCS Siruseri facility.
【Kochi】Petronet LNG Ltd (PLL) and Gorgan Projects, an Australian consortium comprised of Chevron(50%), Exxon Mobil(25%) and Shell(25%), will sign a gas supply contract in February. Under this contract the latter will supply LNG to the former's 2.5-million-tonne-a-year terminal in Kochi to be commissioned by March 2012.
【Hyderabad】The Hyderabad-based API(Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients) and other essential drug discovery and development support services provider Neuland Laboratories Limited is foraying into peptides segment.
◆Bharat Stage-IV norms to come into force by April 2010
【Pune】Auto industry gears up to meet Bharat Stage-IV norms, which will come into force by April 2010, as regulations for emission levels are going to be the same for CNG and diesel under the BS-IV norms.
【Kolkata】Despite a slowdown in steel sector, Shyam Steel Industries Ltd has decided to go ahead with its proposed greenfield steel unit in West Bengal's Purulia. However the company has reworked its projects, delaying one and deciding to produce only for captive consumption in another.
【Bhubaneswar】The Orissa government on January 28 cleared 5 projects in the power sector with a combined investment of Rs 29,694 crore($5.9b) and aggregate generating capacity of 6120 Mw and one steel project envisaging an additional investment of about Rs 9285 crore($1.9b).
【ムンバイ】Anil Ambaniグループ傘下のReliance Power Ltd(RPL)は２８日、National Thermal Power Corporation(NTPC)／Jindal Power／Sterlite Energyとの競争に勝ち、ジャールカンド州Tilaiyaにおける４０００MW(ﾒｶﾞﾜｯﾄ)のウルトラ・メガ発電(UMP:ultra mega power)プロジェクトを落札した。同社が獲得したUMPプロジェクトはこれで３つめ。（...続きを読む）
◆Reliance Power bags Tilaiya ultra mega project
【Mumbai】Anil Ambani Group firm Reliance Power on January 28 outbid NTPC, Jindal Power and Sterlite Energy and bagged its third 4,000 MW Ultra Mega Power Project, at Tilaiya, in Jharkhand.
【Hyderabad】Hyderabad-based bio-pharmaceuticals company Shantha Biotechnics Limited, part of the France-based Merieux Allaince will be setting up a new modern vaccine manufacturing complex at Muppireddypally village in Ranga Reddy district of Andhra Pradesh.
【ニューデリー】インドにおけるビジネス機会やビジネス・パートナーを物色する国際企業や多国籍企業、あるいはベンチャー・キャピタルにエクイティー・ベースの支援を提供するため、著名な企業リーダーらが共同でエンジェル・パートナー会社Phi Enterprises P LtdとPhi Televentures P Ltdを創設した。（...続きを読む）
◆New angel fund formed to bid for 3G, PV power
【New Delhi】High profile corporate executives have joined together to create two new ventures called Phi Enterprises P Ltd and Phi Televentures P Ltd which aim to be angel partners (equity basis) for international enterprises/MNCs/VCs seeking opportunities or partnerships in India.
【ブーバネスワル】Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL)は４０００クロー(US$8億)を投じオリッサ州で様々な鉱業プロジェクトを実行に移す。（...続きを読む）
◆SAIL to invest $800m in Orissa mining projects
【Bhubaneswar】Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) is set to implement various mining projects in Orissa at an investment of Rs 4,000 crore($800m).
【ニューデリー】Gail India Ltd(旧称Gas Authority of India Ltd)と肥料協同組合Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Limited (IFFCO)は、ガス・ベースの発電所や化学肥料工場を共同で設ける可能性を検討することで合意、関係覚書を交換した。（...続きを読む）
◆GAIL, IFFCO sign MoU to set up power, fertiliser units
【New Delhi】Gail India Ltd(formerly known as Gas Authority of India Ltd) and Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Limited (IFFCO) have signed a memorandum of understanding for looking at the possibilities of setting up a gas-based power plant and a fertiliser unit in India.
【ハイデラバード】アンドラプラデシュ州Hyderabadを拠点にするインド初の生物医薬品メーカー、Biological E Ltd(BEL)は、ハイデラバード郊外ShameerpetのSP Biotech Park(Phase 2)に７５エーカーの生物医薬品およびワクチンの製造キャンパスを設けた。（...続きを読む）
◆Biological E inaugurates new facility in AP
【Hyderabad】Hyderabad-based Biological E Ltd, India's first private sector Biological Products Company, has set up a new 75-acre biopharmaceutical and vaccines manufacturing campus at SP Biotech Park (Phase 2) in Shameerpet, on the outskirts of Hyderabad.
【New Delhi】The commerce ministry on February 2 amended rules for special economic zones(SEZs). About 16 amendments to the rules were incorporated in the SEZ rule book.
【ニューデリー】フランス拠点の世界最大の核発電設備会社Arevaは４日、Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL)と、インドにおける核反応炉の建設と、核燃料の供給に関する覚書を取り交わした。（...続きを読む）
◆Areva signs pact with NPCIL for setting up reactors
【New Delhi】The French nuclear giant Areva on February 4 signed a memorandum of understanding for commercial nuclear pact with the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) to set up nuclear reactors in India and to supply nuclear fuel.
【New Delhi】Foreign investment through an investing Indian company, which is ultimately controlled by Indians, will not be taken into account in determining the sector foreign direct investment cap, the Central government said on February 11.
【バンガロール】政府系国防企業BEML Ltd／三菱商事／三菱電機／ 韓国の車輌メーカーRotemから成るコンソーシアムは、カルナタカ州Bangaloreの地下鉄経営会社Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (BMRCL)に１５０両の車輌を納入する総額１６７２．５０クロー(US$3.43億)の契約を獲得した。（...続きを読む）
◆India/Japan/Korea consortium bags Bangalore Metro order
【Bangalore】The defense PSU BEML Ltd-led consortium, comprising Mitsubhishi and Japan-based Melco along with the Korean rolling stock major Rotem, has won an order worth Rs 1,672.50 crore for the supply to 150 metro rail coaches to Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (BMRCL).