Andhra Pradesh government initiates steps to develop 10 new ports

HYDERABAD: The Andhra Pradesh government has initiated steps to develop 10 new ports in the state, the Legislative Assembly was informed today. The 10 new ports are Bhavanapadu Port, Narsapur Port, Ramayapatnam Port, Machilipatnam Port, Kakinada SEZ Port (captive), Meghavaram … Continue reading

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Central team at Ramayapatnam to conduct fresh feasibility study…

Hopes revived for the early grounding of the Ramayapatnam port, with a Central team visiting the project site to conduct a fresh feasibility study on Thursday. The location of sea port at Ramayapatnam in Prakasam district is in the final … Continue reading

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VPT to prepare revised feasibility report for Dugarajapatnam port: Shipping minister

VISAKHAPATNAM: The proposal to set up a major port at Duggarajapatnam in Nellore district appears to have hit a roadblock as both the central and state governments are yet to take up the mega project in the state. Union shipping … Continue reading

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Prakasam Beaches to Get Facelift

Prakasam district is endowed with a vast coastline. Yet it is not in a position to boast of a beach resort that can attract national and international tourists like that elsewhere in the country. Realising that only by roping in … Continue reading

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LNG Terminal gets environmental clearances

Chief Secretary IYR Krishna Rao informed that environmental clearance for LNG Terminal at Ganagavaram Port was received from Ministry of Environment and Forest, Government of India. The Chief Secretary on Saturday reviewed with the Officials of Ports, on the progress … Continue reading

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PIL against Move to Drop Port at Ramayapatnam

Express News Service HYDERABAD: A Public Interest Litigation has been filed in the Hyderabad High Court challenging the decision of the Central government in dropping the proposal to establish a major port at Ramayapatnam in Prakasam district and finalising Dugarajapatnam … Continue reading

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N Chandrababu Naidu Proposes Decentralised Development for Andhra Pradesh

HYDERABAD: While deciding to locate the capital city of Andhra Pradesh ‘around Vijayawada’, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has proposed to ‘go for decentralised development of the state with three mega cities and 14 smart cities’. Section 93 and the … Continue reading

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Parties Join Hands to Press for Ramayapatnam Port

They say mega infrastructure project will spur growth in the backward district The stir for locating a world-class port at Ramayapatnam in Prakasam district got a boost with leaders cutting across party lines joining the movement spearheaded by the Prakasam … Continue reading

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‘Announce time-frame to develop Ramayapatnam port’

The Centre’s announcement on the Dugarajapatnam major port in Nellore district a few days ago has triggered fears among the people here with the Joint Action Committee (JAC) representatives blaming it on the failure on part of the local people’s … Continue reading

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Suspense over location of port continues

Though the Union Finance Minister has announced a major public sector port for Andhra Pradesh along with one for West Bengal in the Union Budget 2013-14 for handling increased cargo traffic, it stopped short of announcing the location, to bring … Continue reading

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