If your city isn’t tourist friendly, you’re missing out on a big economic boost. And now Fort Lauderdale is giving you more competition. Learn about how a new initiative powered by Civic Resource Group is helping tourists there and in other cities have more fun and, more importantly, spend more money.
India’s railroad is the backbone of the country’s inland transportation system for both passengers and freight, and it’s growing steadily to meet the demands of larger cities and an increasing population. GE was selected to provide Indian Railways with 1,000 diesel locomotives and the manufacturing facilities needed to build them as part of the country’s rail modernization effort. Read the story for details.
Thomson Reuters says exploring options for IP & Science business; India's pursuit for upgrading its rail network has fetched GE a whopping $ 2.6 billion contract for a 11-year period.
Easier rules will come as a lifeline for fund-starved developers engaged in private township projects, say experts.
Bouncing back after a prolonged global economic downturn is a very tall order, but at least one expert thinks smart city upgrades could be the spark urban areas need. Read the story to learn why adopting smart, intelligent solutions could help revive a city -- and attract smart, talented people to help it thrive.
A feature article from Cisco paints a picture of a day when your co-workers could be robots. And as robots gain flexibility and dexterity, that day may not be far off. Of course, that will have big ramifications to the workforce. See what your city can do to keep humans employed.
The Urban Development minister was speaking at the 'National Strategy Day on India' organised by the World Economic Forum and industry body CII. The move is aimed at easing doing of business in India.
The two projects one at Mukarba Chowk Panipat Toll Road and the other at Kundli Manesar Expressway are likely to decongest traffic in Delhi, and ease mobility within the six major states.
The Indian state plans to deploy the funds to improve basic infra in 32 mission cities Rs.8,279 cr investment proposed in 5 years to ensure water and sewerage connections to all urban households.
Pratap Padode, Founder and Director, Smart Cities Council India talks about the IT infrastructure requirements in a smart city.