Union urban development minister Venkaiah Naidu held a workshop in Kolkata on 12 September, 2015, to discuss how Smart Cities can be developed in West Bengal.
Four IT-related projects and one private school to be constructed in the next three years in SmartCity Kochi.
India can avail India's expertise to build on the physical, digital, commercial and social infrastructure, reveals a report presented by the UKTI to the Indian government.
A 360 degree camera, which can be panned-tilted and zoomed, will be installed at imporant junctures in the New Town. Also proposed is implementation of Intelligent Traffic System Network in a phased manner.
Local newspaper report claims that the Centre has agreed to shortlist one city each from the Jammu & Kashmir under its 100 Smart Cities mission.
The foreign agency has created a plan to develop around 25,000 acres of land in three stages in its master-plan for the city.
The small-town of Kohima in Nagaland, which has been included by the urban ministry in the 98 Smart Cities list, is likely to kickstart its smart city project in January 2016.
The Smart Cities Council and Smart Cities Council India will work with the U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) and other companies to provide technical services supporting the agency’s role in India’s smart city development.
Cities are at the threshold of a new golden age. Smart technologies can dramatically improve urban livability, workability and sustainability while also saving money. The Smart Cities Council India puts cities on the path to smart city success by teaching them a holistic, integrated approach.
The Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation has selected AECOM India in association with AECOM Asia Company in its pursuit enter the top 20 cities list in the Smart Cities Challenge.