Kerala’s Trivandrum tops chart in Smart Cities new list

By Accommodation Times Bureau The government today announced the third list of 30 cites to be made smart under its flagship 100 Smart cities mission, with Trivendrum in Kerala topping the chart. Other prominent capital cities in the list include Amaravati, Patna, Srinagar, Bengaluru, Shimla, Dehradoon, Aizawl and Gangtok. With the new additions, the total number

94 cities assigned Credit Ratings as Smart Cites

By Accommodation Times Bureau With the exercise of Credit Rating of cities and towns gaining momentum, 94 of the 500 cities included in Smart City Mission and Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) have obtained such ratings which are necessary for issuing Municipal Bonds for mobilization of resources. During the

Smart leaders, smart people can only make Smart Cities, says Venkaiah Naidu

By Accommodation Times News Services Addressing the “National Conclave of States/UTs on Smart Cities”, the Minister of Urban Development and Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation Shri M.Venkaiah, asserted ‘Smart leadership and smart people are essential pre-requisites for making cities smart.’ At the conclave he elaborated on the attributes of smart leadership

Over 1,300 projects have been completed or under implementation: Ministry

By Accommodation Times Bureau DELHI The Union Home and Urban Affairs Ministry on Thursday in a press release said that under Smart Cites Mission   1,333 projects worth Rs 50,626 crore have been completed or under process. "1,333 projects worth Rs. 50,626 crores have been completed or under implementation / tendering. Overall projects worth