BJP for Public sector port at Ramayapatnam

‘State’s tilt towards non-major port is to protect interests of a private player’ The BJP will agitate to exert pressure on the State government to give its concurrence for a major port in the public sector at Ramayapatnam, says its … Continue reading

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Minor Port at Ramayapatnam Fails to Enthuse Prakasam

VIJAYAWADA: Many in Prakasam district are not happy with the State government’s decision to set up a non-major port at Ramayapatnam by a private player. Prakasam District Development Forum (PDDF), which a week ago had urged the government to withdraw … Continue reading

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AP signs MoUs with UAE firms; USD 7.5 bn investment expected

Amaravati, Oct 23 The Andhra Pradesh government today signed two major deals with Dubai-based firms, which could net a total investment of USD 7.5 billion for the state. The AP Economic Development Board signed a memorandum of understanding with Aviation … Continue reading

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State puts Ramayapatnam port project on back burner

Vijayawada: After the Centre rejected the idea of setting up a major port at Ramayapatnam in Prakasam district last year, the state government, too, seems to be in no mood to set up a non-major or minor port there. Interestingly, … Continue reading

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‘Ramayapatnam will be a State port’

Ongole: The government will construct the port at Ramayapatnam as a state owned port and develop it as a major hub of logistics in the country, announced MLCs Magunta  Srinivasulu Reddy and Gali Muddukrishnama Naidu.

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Vadde: Locate port at Ramayapatnam

‘It is unwise to delay its execution’ Former Minister Vadde Sobhanadreeswara Rao on Friday urged Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu to locate the central port sanctioned to the State at Ramayapatnam, as Dugarajapatnam was reportedly found to be technically not … Continue reading

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YSRC backs movement for Ramayapatnam port

Mekapati takes part in struggle committee’s padayatra The movement for the public sector sea port project at Ramayapatnam in Prakasam district has gathered steam with the main opposition party, the YSR Congress, rallying behind the Ramayapatnam Port Sadhana Committee that … Continue reading

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Civil society groups plan to step up stir for port

PDDF, CPI chalking out plans to bring pressure on Central, State govts. to start Ramayapatnam project work : People of Prakasam district expected rapid port-based industrial development when the previous Congress government in the State recommended to the Centre to … Continue reading

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Prospects brighten for Ramayapatnam port

Dugarajapatnam virtually out of the race with VPT reportedly finding it unsuitable : Hopes revived for early grounding of the Ramayapatnam seaport as a Central project in the wake of the Visakhapatnam Port Trust, a major stakeholder in the second … Continue reading

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Clouds of doubt over big-ticket projects in Prakasam district

Prakasam district, formed by bringing together most backward parts of Kurnool, Nellore, and Guntur districts over four decades ago for speedy development, has missed out on the development front in the united Andhra Pradesh. A series of big ticket projects … Continue reading

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