Govt. drops plan to develop smart cities near Mumbai, Kolkata ports

“The government has decided to develop smart cities around all major ports across the country, barring Kolkata and Mumbai,” Union Road, Transport and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari said at an event organised by the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham) here on Wednesday. Read more at : http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/mumbai/govt-drops-plan-to-develop-smart-cities-near-mumbai-kolkata-ports/article8219637.ece

Urban infra sector offers Rs.73 lakh crore investment opportunity: Venkaiah Naidu

Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday said that urban infrastructure sector offers Rs.73 lakh crore investment opportunity for private sector and public-private partnership (PPP) investments over the next 15 years. "Given the resource limitations of both central and state governments, private sector investments and PPPs are the chief instruments

International Conference on Management of Infrastructure (ICMI) – 2016

On behalf of the college of Management and Economics Studies (CoMES), UPES, we are delighted to inform you that ‘4th International Conference on Management of Infrastructure (ICMI-2016)’ is being organized on February 4-6, 2016 at CoMES, UPES Dehradun. Success of preceding conferences of ICMI held during the last three years and