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You have to dream big and follow your dream no matter what it takes, how much time it takes   Recently updated !

Science and Technology Minister Michael Lobo said he rose from a humble dishwasher in a hotel to now own a host of restaurants, hotels and resorts because he had the dream to succeed as a hotelier. Giving an advice to the students of Don Bosco College of Engineering, Fatorda to […]

Kundaim Biomedical WTP to be ready by 2021; Goa needs 4 WTPs   Recently updated !

Asserting that Goa should have four waste treatment plants, including a small plant at Sonsodo, if tourism is to be taken at a different level and also resolve the waste imbroglio, Waste Management Minister Michael Lobo said the Cacora plant will come up within 15 months after the issuance of […]

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Calangute Constituency is the cleanest constituency in Goa; 100% ODF   Recently updated !

Calangute constituency has become the cleanest constituency in Goa and even open defecation-free, said Calangute MLA Michael Lobo. “In pursuance of the dream of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi of Swacch Bharat, toilet facility has been provided to more than 300 households in Calangute,” Lobo added. Lobo was speaking at […]

Rs 3.68 crore to strengthen, renovate and beautify a 1.5 km long bundh in Candolim   Recently updated !

Waste Management Minister Michael Lobo announced that the Water Resources Department (WRD) would soon take up work to improve a major bundh at a cost of Rs 3.68 crore in Candolim. He also said there were plans to construct a small jetty on the bundh work on which will be […]

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Barges can be used for transportation of goods and containers; Exploring inland waterways   Recently updated !

There is transportation
of goods and containers
by trucks and because of
highway works, they get
delayed, cause congestion
and also huge pollution.
We can try to get the same
containers from Karnataka,
Maharashtra and other
coastal states via barge
which would be economical,
cheaper and faster

Parents must inculcate love for agriculture among their children   Recently updated !

Waste Management Minister Michael Lobo said the government was ready to walk an extra mile to encourage agriculture in the State but sought people’s cooperation to bring about a revolution in farming. “Parents must inculcate love for agriculture among their children. They may be studying either to become engineers, doctors or […]

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Solid Waste Management Corporation ready to take over Sonsodo   Recently updated !

Asserting that the Solid Waste Management Corporation has an action plan in place to tackle the Sonsodo imbroglio, Minister for Waste Management Michael Lobo said once Fomento vacates the plant, the Corporation would step in provided the civic body hands over the site. However, he made it clear that it […]

Goa bags Rs 200 crores under Swadesh Darshan Scheme   Recently updated !

Union Minister of State for Tourism Prahlad Singh Patel inaugurated tourism infrastructure projects funded by the Centre under the Swadesh Darshan Scheme. He also laid the foundation stones for 2 new projects and launched Goa Tourism’s mobile application that would provide necessary information about travel and tourism services, festivals, tourist […]

Swadesh Darshan Projects Inaugurated

There is no other solution to a garbage plant for Tiswadi

Minister for Waste Management, Michael Lobo, reiterated that the government will not backtrack on the proposed garbage treatment plant at Bainguinim. “We are going ahead and things are on the right track,” Lobo said speaking about the status of the waste management project at Bainguinim. Once the environmental clearance is […]

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