Rs. 2,863 cr to be invested in 42 mission cities

By Accommodation Times Bureau Ministry of Urban Development has approved in one go investments in six States for improving basic urban infrastructure over the next three financial years i.e 2017-20 under Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT). A total investment of Rs.2,863 cr has been cleared in 42 mission cities

Japan to assist in making Chennai, Ahmedabad and Varanasi Smart Cities

PIB Japan has decided to be associated with the development of Chennai, Ahmedabad and Varanasi as smart cities. This was today conveyed by Japan’s Ambassador to India Mr.Kenji Hiramatsu during his meeting with Minister of Urban Development Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu. Mr.Hiramatsu further said that Japan is quite interested in urban development initiatives

Industry speak: Real Estate Outlook for 2017

Mr. Surendra Hiranandani, Chairman & Managing Director, House of Hiranandani Accommodation Times News Service Deregulation will be the key to future success of the sector The year 2016 brought in ground breaking changes and transformation in the real estate industry that had not been witnessed for the past two decades. The various policy

L&T inks pact with Maharashtra Govt for Nagpur Smart City Project

L&T Construction’s Smart World & Communications Business Unit announced the signing of the formal contract with the Department of Information & Technology, Maharashtra Government, under which Nagpur will be converted into the country’s first large-scale integrated Smart City. The scope of work will cover laying of 1200 km of optical fiber network

PM to inaugurate work on 20 Smart Cities tomorrow

By Accommodation Times News Services Prime Minister Narendra Modi tomorrow i.e June 25,2016 is going to inaugurate  kick starting execution of Smart City Plans of 20 cities selected in the first round of ‘Smart City Challenge Competition’. This marks the beginning of holistic and integrated urban development in the country as envisaged