The German development bank KfW may take a call on funding the Nagpur Metro project, while the phase I extension of the Chennai Metro project may happen in January.
Stephen Yarwood, Urban Futurist and founder of City2050, shares shares his experience on developing Adelaide as an innovative world destination and the likely opportunities and challenges India may face in its quest towards 'smart cities'.
This is the fifth such MoU that CII has signed on Smart City - earlier the Industry body singed agreements with German, US, Indian and Japanese Consortiums. The Spanish Consortium was led by INDRA Systems.
Majority of the proposed investment will be spend for re-development the adjoining area of the New Delhi railway station as a mini-smart city.
The housing and urban development ministers of the two countries see public transport, municipal waste management and digitalization as priority areas for cooperation in the context of initiatives for development of smart cities in India.
Tata Housing Development Company, NBCC, Mahima Real Estate and Wish Empire to invest around Rs 5,400 crore to promote affordable housing in the state.
The Japan International Cooperation Agency and SoftBank Group Corporation have expressed their intention to invest up to Rs 12,000 crore and Rs 10 crore in Indore-Bhopal metro and solar power project in Madhya Pradesh, respectively.
Green construction is growing faster than the rest of the construction industry and communities that embrace it are benefiting from millions of jobs and a stronger tax base. If you're not on board yet, check out a new study that explains why you should be.
Building capabilities, entrepreneurship and encouraging innovation clusters are some of the key action points according to Nasscom, which have to be worked out in coordination with the government, industry and academia in order to become a global centre for innovation in digital technology. Read to find out what the IT body foresees for the industry in the next decade.
The Kanpur Municipal Commissioner Umesh Pratap Singh, shares his civic body's contribution towards the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, upcoming projects in the city along with other initiatives. Singh also identifies hotspot areas for growth within the city limits.