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With technology push in a right way by the government, leveraging technology to set up logistics industry on the lines of Aadhar and linking it to goods and services tax (GST) network database has become a need of the hour to reduce complexities and prevent fraudulent cases.
Consider this: A single rupee invested in construction and infrastructure generates opportunities worth Rs 10. In simple terms, this sector has the highest capital gearing ability, accounts for over 8 per cent of India's GDP, and generates huge employment opportunities. Wouldn't you agree that such an industry requires encouragement, motivation and, yes, appreciation?
Perceived to be a constructive and good step forward, the Union Cabinet recently approved the Metro Rail Policy 2017 to enable realisation of growing metro rail aspirations of a large number of cities but in a responsible manner.
The discussion on supply chain management (SCM) in construction has been developed in isolation from industrial engineering based on two reasons.
This year is a landmark for Malaysia for more than one reason. It marks both the 60th year of Malaysian independence and the 60th year of formal India-Malaysia diplomatic relations, 'which have been strong and friendly since the establishment of diplomatic relationships in 1957,' says Mazlan Harun, Consul/Trade Commissioner, Consulate General of Malaysia.
Ceramics, tiles and sanitaryware is crucial to the construction sector as a whole. Backed by factors such as changing lifestyle, rapid urbanisation, improving standard of living and increase in disposable income, this industry has been progressing at a steady pace in the past few years.
From 'building it brick by brick' to 'build it before you build it', transformative technologies led primarily by prefabrication are now beginning to blur the lines between the construction and manufacturing sectors in India.
Despite the travails and teething troubles of India's new economic realities, the future looks bright in the long term, defined by modernity, maturity, transparency and accountability.