Punjab govt gives nod for regularisation of unauthorised colonies

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH With a view to curbing the growth of unplanned and haphazard constructions across the state, the Cabinet on Monday cleared a policy for regularization of unauthorized colonies and plots/buildings falling in unauthorized colonies, official spokespersons said. The policy covers colonies developed before March 19, 2018, according to an

Marketing trends, strategies and future of marketing

By Dhaval Ajmera – Director, Ajmera Group The last decade has seen marketing surface as a key component in the advertising and branding of an organisation. Apart from uplifting the brand image and being the winning formula to generate more B2B Leads, marketing also helps organisations reach their target audience which, in turn,

Govt to soon come up with National Logistics Policy

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI The Commerce and Industry minister on Monday said, expenditure on investment in logistics, including infrastructure, will touch USD 500 billion, annually, by 2025. He further said that this will create millions of jobs and also do away with the hurdles hampering India’s internal and global trade. The

HC dismisses challenge of pvt firm on BDD Chawl Redevelopment

By Accommodation Times Bureau ACC India Pvt Ltd recently had filed a petition against Tata Projects Limited wherein it challenged the validity of an Rs 11,000 crore redevelopment project while hearing the plea on Monday, Bombay High Court dismissed the petition, The petitioner has unsuccessfully proven the allegation in any illegality

RWAs and NGOs to be roped in to maintaining parks: Delhi Govt

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI The Delhi Government has expressed its inability to maintain all the 18,000 parks in the national capital. It further stated that it is mulling a scheme, where the government will take the assistance of residents’ welfare associations (RWA) and non-governmental mental organizations, to maintain the city

Govt pulled up by parliamentary panel over loose implementations of flagship programmes

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI The government of India has been recently pulled up by a parliamentary panel over loose implementations of flagship programmes, which includes ambitious schemes such as PMAY- Urban and the Swachh Bharat Mission. The panel has asked the government to act fast and address the issues. A clear-cut

Govt has taken series of measures to improve Ease of Doing Biz: Minister

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI The Government is continuously taking steps to boost industrial growth including infrastructure sector which includes putting in place a policy framework to create a conducive business environment, strengthening infrastructure network and ensuring availability of required inputs, Minister of Commerce and Industry, C. R. Chaudhary, in a

Technology is changing the Face of the Realty Sector

By Ramji Subramaniam, MD, Sowparnika Projects and Infrastructure Pvt. Ltd With the advancements in technology, the realty sector has undergone remarkable changes and many new business models, new agents and innovative technologies to engage potential clients have come to the fore. The industry is transforming rapidly with the confluence of a

Maha RERA secretary to execute Agreement for Sale on behalf of Defaulted Builder

By Rohit Sharma MUMBAI Maharashtra Real Estate Regulatory Authority (Maha RERA) recently passed a landmark order in which it directed Secretary of Maha RERA to execute and register the agreement of sale on behalf of the respondents at the cost of the complainant. On May 31, 2018, while hearing complaint B.D. Kapadnis, Adjudicating

Modi to launch 81 projects worth over Rs 60,000 Cr in UP

LUCKNOW The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, on Sunday attended the groundbreaking ceremony of 81 projects in Uttar Pradesh, with a total investment of over 60,000 crore rupees. These projects have materialised within a few months after the UP Investors Summit, which was organized in February 2018, in an effort to attract investments