Multimodal transport Current Affairs, GK & News
The road, railway, and shipping ministries recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop Multi Modal Logistics Parks (MMLP). The agreement was signed under Bharatmala Pariyojana. Who signed the MoU? The agreement was signed between RVNL, IWAI, and NHLML. RVNL: Rail Vikas Nigam Limited NHLML: National Highways Logistics Management Limited IWAI: Inland Waterways Authority ..
Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a Rs 100 lakh crore national master plan called “Gati Shakti National Master Plan” on October 13, 2021. Key Points This plan was launched for multi-modal connectivity with the aim of developing infrastructure to reduce logistic costs and boost Indian economy. PM Gati Shakti seeks to cut logistic costs, reduce turnaround time and increase cargo ..
India became the 71st country to ratify the United Nations TIR (Transports Internationaux Routiers) Convention, a move that will help boost trade through smoother movement of goods across territories. The ratification is a part of India’s multi-modal transport strategy that aims to integrate the economy with global and regional production networks through better connectivity. The ..
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