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Mumbai, Oct 24 – With nearly 35 per cent of trunk infrastructure in place, the Dholera Industrial City Development (DICDL) has urged large players from the aerospace, defence and heavy goods manufacturing industries to set up their production facilities here. DICDL, a part of the government’s ambitious Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor …
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New Delhi – State-owned Kandla Port Trust has received environment clearance for setting up a Rs 1,176-crore smart industrial port city in Kutch, Gujarat, a senior official said. The proposal is to develop a smart industrial port city at two separate sites in Gandhidham which would house about 35,700 residential …
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City planners need to build communities for the happiness of people for the future is not about country versus country but smart cities competing with smart cities, says Jorge Saraiva, Smart Cities Adviser, European Union. “When people are happy, they are more resilient and recover faster against diseases and hard times. …
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New Delhi, Oct 11 (PTI) State-run EESL today said it has signed a pact with the Municipal Corporation Gurugram (MCG) to install LED street lights under the Street Lighting National Programme (SLNP). Gurugram will be the first city in Haryana to be implementing the SLNP project. The implementation is in line …
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Mumbai, Sep 13 – The Maharashtra government today appealed to banks and financial institutions to invest in the ambitious Nagpur-Mumbai expressway. Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis made the appeal while addressing a meeting of representatives of banks and financial institutions at a five-star hotel here. The project, also called Samruddhi Corridor, …
Ranchi: Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu being welcomed  Chief Minister of Jharkhand,  Raghubar Das, on his arrival, in Ranchi, Jharkahand on Friday. Governor of Jharkhand,  Droupadi Murmu is also seen.  PTI Photo/PIB(PTI9_8_2017_000083A)

Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday asked the people to be prepared for higher taxes or user charges in order to realise the dream of smart cities and upgraded, modern infrastructure in the existing ones. While adding that the people would feel comfortable doing so if things were executed in …
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A new competition which aims to solve Vietnam’s infrastructure problems with smart city solutions is now open to pitches. The Asian Development Bank is partnering with Singaporean venture capital firm TNB Ventures, Mekong Business Initiative, and Australian Aid, to bring in startups to offer connected infrastructure solutions and establish smart …
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After the success of Smart City Challenge, the Union government is ready to introduce a similar technology competition to give fillip to the Housing for All programme. The competition – to be called Housing Challenge — would be conducted by states to choose the best and most cost-effective technology for …
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The newly designed Aundh ‘Smart City’ road from Brehmen Circle to Parihar chowk will cost ₹22 crore for a 1.5-km stretch. The footpath alongside the road is one-of-its kind. As per the officials, this is the ideal footpath for which Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has spent a significant amount of …
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Urbanova, a smart city living lab in Spokane, Washington’s University District, has reached a key milestone with its smart and connected streetlights pilot which aims to increase energy efficiency and public safety. Following data collection from sensors installed in 10 streetlights across the district, Urbanova’s founding partner Avista will install …