Mumbai Metro

  • Japan extends Rs 4553 crore loan for Mumbai Metro-3 17-09-2013 08:36 PM

    The stage is set for constructing the 33.5-km long, fully underground Mumbai Metro-3 line with Japanese finance - the first instalment which is to the tune of 71,000 million yen (Rs.4,553 crore), an official said here. An agreement was signed between Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Indian government...
  • Japan sanctions $ 700 million loan for Mumbai Metro 29-05-2013 05:59 PM

    Tokyo: Japan has given a loan of 71 billion yen (around $700 million) for the Mumbai Metro Line-III project. The exchange of notes was signed in this regard here on Wednesday in the presence of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe. "The two Prime Ministers welcomed...
  • Mumbai: Elevated metro line to be operational by year-end 01-05-2013 07:39 PM

    Mumbai: The tracks have been laid and the much-awaited Mumbai Metro is a step closer towards making Mumbaikars happy. After missing six deadlines, the air-conditioned elevated metro line will now be thrown open to the public by the end of this year. The service will be available between 5:30 am...
  • Maharashtra CM inaugurates trial run of Mumbai Metro 01-05-2013 11:25 AM

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan inaugurated on Wednesday the first trial run of Mumbai's ambitious mass transit project, the Mumbai Metro. The trial run took place on the the first phase of the metro covering a 2 km stretch between Versova and Azad Nagar in Adheri. This was a...
  • Mumbai Metro to have its first trial run today 01-05-2013 08:19 AM

    Mumbai: Mumbai's ambitious mass transit project - the Mumbai Metro - will have its first trial run on Wednesday and Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan will be one of its first commuters. The project, which is a tie up between Reliance Infra and Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA), was started...