Jet Airways has tied-up with Fiji Airways to provide seamless air connectivity between India and Fiji through Singapore and Hong Kong with code share flights. As part of the pact, which is effective from March 8, the passengers of Jet Airways will be allowed to travel Nadi in the pacific nation, using Fiji Airways network. Similarly, the passengers of Fiji Airways will be allowed to travel to Mumbai, Delhi and Chennai on Jet Airways flight to these places from Singapore. The Jet Airways flight from Hong Kong to Mumbai and Delhi will also be operated as code-share flight.
PNC Infratech has been declared the L1 (lowest) bidder for NHAI project of six laning Chitradurga - Davanagere including Chitradurga bypass, design chainage km 0.000 to km 20.700 and Km 208.000 to km 260.000 of NH 48 (Old NH-4) in the state of Karnataka under NHDP V, to be executed on Hybrid Annuity Mode for a Bid Project Cost of Rs 1,434.00 crore. Four firms participated in the bidding and the price bids were opened on Monday, March 6, 2017, with PNC’s bid being the lowest (L1). This is the second hybrid annuity project won by PNC having construction period of two and half years and operation period of 15 years.
Jindal Poly Films has received an approval for expansion plans for its India operation by way of investment of Rs 350 crore in Polyester Line - H, (PET) and CP Plant for manufacturing of Polyester Chips to be used for internal consumption to manufacture BOPET Film. After commencement of Line, the combined capacity of BOPET films will be totaling to 1,82,000 TPA. The board of director at its meeting held on March 6, 2017 has approved for the same.
Everest Organics’ Aroor plant was inspected by the United States Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) from February 27, 2017 to March 3, 2017 and the regulator has made one observation. The company believes that this is of minor nature and corrective & preventive action for this observation will be presented to the regulator shortly. Everest Organics is engaged in the business of bulk drugs and active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs). It is involved in manufacturing of bulk drugs, such as Omeprazole, Ciprofloxacin, Dichloroflurobenzene, Naproxen and Benzimadizole.
Arfin India has bagged an order worth around Rs 107 crore from JSW Steel for supply to its three units located at Bellary, Dolvi and Salem for the financial year 2017-18. Arfin India is leading manufacturer, supplier and exporter of Aluminium Wire, Aluminium Wire Rod, Flipped Coil Aluminium Wire Rod, Aluminium Alloy Wire Rod, Ferro Alloy Product, Aluminium Stick, Aluminium Cube, Aluminium Shot, Aluminium Ingot and Aluminium Alloy Ingot.
Tata Motors has unveiled its hatchback Tiago with automated manual transmission (AMT), priced at Rs 5.39 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). Tiago Easy Shift AMT comes with four gear positions -- automatic, neutral, reverse and manual. In addition, it also comes with two drive modes -- sports and city -- for a peppy driving experience and city cruising. The company’s passenger and commercial vehicle total sales (including exports) in February 2017 stood at 47,573 vehicles, higher by 2% over 46,674 vehicles sold in February 2016.
Thomas Cook (India) has launched an engaging series of ‘Theme Park Tours’, a unique concept designed to delight children with fun and exciting experiences centred around theme-parks across the globe. Theme Parks portfolio has hence conceptualized to leverage high potential segment and features attractions, rides and shows across a range of international destinations, including exciting elements like getting up close and personal with penguins, dolphins or pandas at Ocean Park, Hong Kong; Universal Studios Singapore’s thrilling Transformers and Battlestar Galactica experiences or Toyland paradise at Legoland, Malaysia etc.