NHAI Creates National Highways Investment Promotion Cell (NHIPC)

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has created a National Highways Investment Promotion Cell (NHIPC) for attracting domestic and foreign investment for highways projects. The cell will focus on engaging with global institution investors, construction companies, developers and fund managers for building investor participation in

Plumbing market in India Rs 33,000 Cr, growing at 15% per year: Indian Plumbing Association

By Rohit Sharma MUMBAI: Plumbing Industry, approximately 12% to 13% of the Construction cost is attributed to plumbing and part of every construction whether HIG, MIG or LIG, it is an important stream and an integral part of the construction, an official of Indian Plumbing Association said. Gurmit Singh Arora, National President, IPA said,

Tamil Nadu Regaining Industrial Investment Momentum

By Accommodation Times Bureau JLL India Research Industrial investments into Tamil Nadu have regained an upward curve despite ongoing political uncertainties in the state. Post the Global Investors meet for Tamil Nadu held in September 2015, the State was not very active in industrial investment promotional activities. However, the Department of Industries

More than 5 builders booked for fake document to occupy Maharashtra Government land

ULHASNAGAR On Saturday five developers along with two others were booked in Ulhasnagar for allegedly   stealing 15,000 sq ft plot owned by the Maharashtra government by forging with a fake contract. Moti Duseja the special development officer (SDO) registered the case and highlighted these irregularities. Although, the builders have contradicted the allegations. Ghanshyamdas

Smart Cities 101: The Questions Indians Are Asking

Accommodation Times News Services By Anuj Puri, Chairman & Country Head, JLL India While a lot is being discussed and written on Smart Cities, these discussions tend to focus on lofty urban planning perspectives and complicated economic hypotheses. This has resulted in Smart Cities becoming something of an unfathomable doctrine rather than something

Coastal Vulnerability Assessment

By Accommodation Times News Services Earth System Science Organization (ESSO) – Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services (INCOIS), Hyderabad and ESSO-Integrated Coastal and Marine Area Management (ICMAM), Chennai have carried out mapping and demarcating of multi-hazard coastal vulnerability for the states. The relative vulnerability of different coastal environments is essentially

Mobile Towers installation in Societies

              By Accommodation Times News Service By Hemant Agarwal 1. Mobile Tower’s Electro Magnetic Radiation (EMR), as a Health-Risk, is accepted in few Housing Societies, who have prudently & persistently refused to install Mobile Towers atop their Society building, UNLIKE some other Money-Greedy Housing Societies, who have allowed installation of Mobile Towers atop their Society building, FOR