A license has been issued by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) for setting up of a third airport in Odisha, in Rourkela. The decision is expected to pave way for connecting the steel city with the rest of the country.
In a series of roundtable discussions on smart workplaces, the CW team once again brought together 20 big wigs for discussion in Bengaluru and Hyderabad to deliberate upon aspects that contribute to enhancing employee productivity at a smart workplace.
The Bhubaneswar Smart City (BSCL) has approved the Master System Integrator (MSI) project that would leverage technology for traffic management, parking management, city Wi-Fi, emergency response system, multi-modal city transport and city surveillance.
The government´s vision of building smart cities spells good news for real estate! The real-estate sector contributes around 6 per cent to India´s GDP. And with the government´s vision of building 100 smart cities, this is expected to increase to 10-12 per cent by 2022.
Even though inclusion of a logistic park in the prospective Smart City plan will boost Bhubaneswar´s chances in capturing a spot in the list of first 20 smart cities, the Smart City project´s budget prepared by Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) has no funds earmarked for a goods handling enclosure in the Capital City.