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Sebi to relax norms for Smart Cities to issue Municipal bonds

The proposed norms would be presented for Sebi's board approval at a meeting scheduled later this month.

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Smart Cities Risk Curtailing Potential by Prioritising Technology Over People

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.

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Impacting Urban-Economic Lives with Information Technology

“Hitachi in India has envisioned this direction in collaboration with the stakeholders, bringing its rich global industrial heritage and juxtaposing it with its strength in Information Technology (IT) and Operational Technology (OT) in order to transform the urban-economic scenario of the country”, stated Bharat Kaushal, Managing Director, Hitachi India in an interaction with Poulami Chakraborty of BW Businessworld. Excerpts below:

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‘URBAN RENEWAL SCHEMES KEY TO INDIA’S TRANSFORMATION’

Hardeep Singh Puri is a distinguished former diplomat. Many people were surprised when he was chosen to head the Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry. But, Puri has a number of plans, and he is proceeding at a breakneck speed to implement PM Narendra Modi’s flagship programmes. Excerpts from a conversation with BW Smart Cities’ Suman K Jha.

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NDMC installs 15 smart poles in Connaught Place, Delhi

The municipal council has instituted the smart poles in the business and financial centre, Connaught Place in New Delhi. Adding value to the lighting infrastructure in the city, the poles have LED lights and are Wi-Fi enabled.

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Government picks 11 cities for Rs. 437 cr pilot project under FAME India

Cities selected to launch the pilot project of Multi-Modal Electric Public Transport for introducing electric buses, taxis and three-wheelers

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Environmental Policies Vital For Smart Cities

Environmental policies therefore will be vital, as the country moves towards setting up Smart Cities. There will be an increased demand for digital technology and innovation for enabling a better quality of life and adequate resources for all.

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J&K Orders constitution of SPV'S for Smart Cities

According to the order the Registered Office of Jammu Smart City Limited shall be headquartered at Jammu Municipal Corporation, Town Hall, Jammu and that of Srinagar Smart City Limited at Srinagar Municipal Corporation, Karan Nagar, Srinagar.

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India Elected President Of UN-Habitat

On behalf of India, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation Minister M Venkaiah Naidu will preside over the deliberations of the 58-member Governing Council (GC) of the UN-Habitat for the next two years.

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J&K discusses modalities to place Srinagar in ''Smart Cities" list

Jammu and Kashmir government has finalised modalities with different stakeholders to secure place for Srinagar city in the final list of 'Smart Cities' that will be announced by the Centre in January next year. A high-level meeting was convened here yesterday under the chairmanship of Commissioner Secretary, Housing and Urban Development Department, Hridesh Kumar to discuss the modalities.

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