Smart City Picks Up Speed After Pandemic Slowdown

Smart City Picks Up Speed After Pandemic Slowdown

Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep S Puri who is the driving force behind India’s 100 Smart Cities Programme vows that the Modi government is committed to build a holistic and sustainable Urban India over the next decade. The government has selected 100...

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Immense possibilities, endless opportunities

Immense possibilities, endless opportunities

Zafar Sareshwala is an enigmatic businessman who rebuilt his century-old family business, the Parsoli Corp. Besides his business, he is also the Chancellor of Maulana Azad National Urdu University, Hyderabad. He says in an interview that the Smart Cities Mission is...

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Shillong selected 100th after evaluation

Shillong selected 100th after evaluation

Shillong has been selected as the 100th city to receive funding under the Centre's flagship Smart Cities Mission after evaluation of the proposal submitted by it, the Housing and Urban Affairs ministry. The ministry had, till now, kept on hold the final slot for the...

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Smart Cities set to accelerate housing demand

Smart Cities set to accelerate housing demand

Modi government’s thrust to develop 100 Smart Cities is fuelling demand in the real estate sector with even small towns becoming attractive investment destinations. Real estate developments are mostly confined to metro cities but they have now...

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Panasonic initiative in Internet of Things

Panasonic initiative in Internet of Things

India’s efforts to set up 100 Smart Cities are encouraging global electronic majors to step in for participating in these plans. Japan’s Panasonic Corporation has realised the emerging business potential of Indian Smart Cities and is aiming to work with developers and...

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