UK Investor to invest Rs 6,500 Cr in India’s 20 Promising Smart Cities

By Accommodation Times Bureau MUMBAI: Adhum Carter, British investor and partner at Eyas said, will be spearheading Eyas’s investment plan to back India’s Smart Cities Mission and capitalize on growth prospects with an investment of approximately Rs 6,500 crores in India’s 20 Promising Smart Cities. Bhubaneswar, Pune, Jaipur, Surat, Kochi, Ahmedabad, Jabalpur, Visakhapatnam,

Smart Cities Mission: Shillong selected as 100th Smart City

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) on Wednesday said, Shillong, has been selected as 100th Smart City after evaluating the proposal submitted by it. Till now, under the Smart Cities Mission 99 cities had been selected in four rounds of competition and with today’s announcement, selection

Haryana signs deal with UK firm for Smart Cities

By Accommodation Times Bureau CHANDIGARH The Chief Minister, Manohar Lal, who is leading a high-level delegation to the UK signed as many as six MoUs with different companies in London, today. The MoUs would facilitate investments in Haryana in diverse fields, including fintech, smart cities, emerging technologies, transfer of advanced technology and setting up

First Apex Conference for CEOs of Smart Cities to start tomorrow in Bhopal

By Accommodation Times Bureau DELHI Housing Minister Hardeep Puri to inaugurate the First Apex Conference for the CEOs of Smart Cities in Bhopal tomorrow. The two-day conference is being organised for providing a platform for cross-learning and knowledge sharing among the Smart City CEOs on 8-9 May 2018. The conference will enable the

HUDCO’s experience is advantage for development of smart cities: Puri

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI Hardeep Puri, Minister of Housing & Urban Affairs has urged HUDCO on Wednesday to expand its activities and cover a large number of stakeholders under its lending operations by taking up innovative projects to accelerate the pace of investment in housing & urban infrastructure realizing the

MoHUA announces 9 new smart cities under Smart Cities Mission

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI Hardeep Singh Puri, Minister of State for Housing & Urban Affairs on Friday, has announced nine new smart cities under Smart Cities Mission and taking its total number to 99 smart cities. The newly nine cities added include, Erode (Tamil Nadu), Silvassa (Dadra & Nagar Haveli), Diu (Daman

Ministry to announce 10 more cities under Smart Cities Mission

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI During the Smart Cities Summit organized by the FICCI yesterday, the minister of Housing & Urban Affairs, Hardeep S. Puri, informed that 90 cities have been selected so far. The selection of 10 more cities will be announced shortly. There are about 3000 projects worth Rs.1, 40,000 crores at various stages