Former Indonesian President BJ Habibie’s Billion-Dollar Project To Transform Batam Island

By Rohit Sharma BATAM: Many people often associate Indonesia's Batam island with its beautiful sandy beaches and lush resorts, but retain the perception that the island is underdeveloped and lacking an urban landscape. However, this is all going change as soon as next year, when Batam locals and travellers can look forward

New Land Policy For Development & Infra

By Accommodation Times Bureau NEW DELHI The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs vide Notification S.O. 5220(E) dated October 11, 2018, has notified the modified land policy.  The policy would be applicable in the urbanisable areas of urban extensions in 95 villages of Delhi. The policy replaces the earlier policy notified in

Jewar airport: Officials say, 90 % farmers accepted for land acquisition phase-1

By Accommodation Times News Service NOIDA Local MLA Dhirendra Singh said on September 10, 2018, that in total, 307 farmers accepted for the acquisition of their land, in a single day for an international airport at Gautam Buddh Nagar district’s Jewar. The officials are constantly visiting the area in UP where land has to

Landowners giving up land for bullet train to get stamp duty waiver on buying property

By Accommodation Times News Service MUMBAI Now people can get stamp duty of any property they buy as to compensate, only applicable on people who have given their land for bullet train project which needs to do it within three years of handing over the land, a source said. National High-Speed Rail Corporation

Jewar Airport project may be scrapped, if farmers do not hand over land

By Accommodation Times Bureau NOIDA On August 15, 2018, the chairman of Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA) Prabhat Kumar, said that officials met over 100 farmers of six villages in Noida, and tried to clear their doubts regarding the land acquisition for the Jewar International Airport project in Gautam Buddh Nagar. Chairman said,