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Paytm appeals to the government to enable contactless food ordering at restaurants with 'Scan to Order'
• Urges to make it part of the standard operating procedures for re-opening dine-in restaurants, takeaway joints • In talks with 10 state governments, plans to present it to all states over the next few days • Will introduce 'Scan to Order' contactless food ordering service in over 1 lakh plus restaurants in the first phaseRead More
Leh, the headquarter of the newly formed Union Territory could be the next city to get the Smart City tag as per indications from the Central government, as the latter will soon roll out infrastructure and urban development projects to emphasis quick transformations.Read More
“With the recent merger bringing on table the strengths of KPIT's IT businesses, particularly in SAP, Oracle, JD Edwards and other related areas of manufacturing, along with Birlasoft's existing core strengths in custom application development and maintenance in digital, sales force, data analytics and testing, combined with leading edge consulting capability. Birlasoft is now poised to deliver a much wider suite of capabilities” asserts an optimistic Sangram Kadam, Vice President and Head (APAC and META), Birlasoft in a tete-a-tete with Poulami Chakraborty of BW SmartCities. Excerpts below:Read More
Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) has agreed to extend financial incentives to city Urban Local Bodies for issuing municipal bonds for the year 2019-20 also.Read More
“As a global leader in Precision Agriculture, Trimble is committed to making technology affordable and accessible to Indian farmers so that they can grow more with lower input costs”, said Rajan Aiyer, Managing Director, Trimble India & SAARC in interaction with Poulami Chakraborty of BW Smart Cities. Excerpts below:Read More
India’s Smart City Mission faces hurdles similar to other such global missions. The Mission will benefit hugely under the NDA Government’s second term. A human-centric approach to develop smart cities, innovative financial solutions to attract the private sector and the elimination of bureaucratic bottlenecks will lead to Mission’s success. The real estate sector can play a key role in making smart cities work for their residents, says new research from JLL.Read More
Renewable energy projects inclusion in the priority lending sector is good for the sector's financial well-being- Rajasree Ray, Economic Advisor, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance.
Over 300 million people in India still have no access to electricity, which is why solar power is being seen as a viable, long-term solution for clean energy.Read More
Not only have radio cabs – and now, cab aggregators like Uber and Ola – changed the way we travel, they have changed a way of life. Will counterintuitive regulations dial back the clock on competitive urban mobility options?Read More
The national highway projects where construction has been 50 percent completed till November 2014 will be eligible for this one time financial assistance, according to Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar PrasadRead More
Launched with support from CIIE (IIM-A), DeitY and MyGov.in, the challenge aims to foster technology innovation to build products that can help scale technology adoption in IndiaRead More