Yearly archives: 2019


Tourism Industry in the State has been on the Decline

Port Minister Michael Lobo said that the tourism industry in the state has been on the decline as there have been no corrective steps from the government. Speaking to media persons, he said that he will soon write to Chief Minister Pramod Sawant and Tourism Minister Manohar Azgaonkar on the […]

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World Class Maritime Institute at Britona

The State government will come up with a world class maritime institute at Britona in Aldona constituency, which will offer 18 new courses bringing much cheer to the Goan youth interested in making a career in seafaring.  Ports Minister Michael Lobo on Thursday announced that the maritime institute will be […]

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Cacora WTP – Manohar’s Dream Project for Garbage Management

The Curchorem Solid Waste Management Facility (SWMF) at Cacora will be named after former Chief Minister (late) Manohar Parrikar as the “Manohar’s Dream Project for Garbage Management.” This was announced by Chief Minister Pramod Sawant after laying its foundation stone in the presence of Environment Minister and Curchorem MLA Nilesh […]


Bio-remediation process of Sonsoddo Garbage will commence on Sunday

Admitting that the HC order has put some constraints on dealing with Sonsoddo’s garbage, Minister Michael Lobo said the bio-remediation process will commence on Sunday and that the work will be completed expeditiously. He said four places to stock the RDF have been identified and that the compost and dust […]

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Ship carrying Naphtha or any Petroleum products should not enter Goan Waters

Ports Minister Michael Lobo has said that no ship carrying naphtha or any petroleum product will be allowed to enter Goan waters without the State government’s permission. Lobo heaved a sigh of relief after the grounded ship Nu Shi Nalini, carrying naphtha, docked back at MPT. “Goans are relieved especially […]


Jayesh Salgaonkar is a nice boy, but inexperienced; Won’t allow 7th Casino

Maintaining that one casino was already stationed on the Nerul side, Ports Minister Michael Lobo said he will ensure that seventh casino will never come on river Mandovi. “There are six casinos on river Mandovi. Only six will remain, seventh will never come. As long as I am the ports […]

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I will bring students from all over Goa to my farm to introduce them to farming

BJP MLA and Goa’s Waste Management Minister Michael Lobo said that the government will work to revive farming culture in the state so that the issues like rising Onion prices will not affect the common citizens. Lobo said that Pramod Sawant-led government will work towards reviving the agricultural economy of […]


Cacora Waste Treatment Plant will completed within 15 months

Waste Management Minister, Michael Lobo on Friday said work on the construction of a new garbage treatment plant in Cacora in South Goa will begin on December 13 and will be completed within 15 months. He said an improvised version of the Calangute waste treatment plant will be set up […]

Garbage Bins at the Beach