The 15th Municipalika Exhibition and Conference in Mumbai is expanding as a 360 degrees event on city development, with the addition of Construction, Architecture and Planning Exhibition (CAPEx) and India International Property Mart (IIPM) – the first-of-its-kind B2B forum for real estate.
Top Russian IT solutions firm RusITExport (RITE) has signed an agreement with India’s Aark Infosoft to cooperate on Information Technology in various projects coming under cyber security, Smart City and e-governance. The agreement will further the development of complex IT projects in the country.
Hitachi and Hitachi India have formed Hitachi MGRM Net to expand its Social Innovation Business in India using digital technologies. Hitachi India acquired part of the shares in MGRM Net, which is involved in the IT service business in India.
Global Business Forum (GBF) – an innovation platform conceptualised by IIT-Bombay Alumni Association – recently announced that it plans to collaborate with the Government of India to provide solutions for enabling the 100 smart cities initiative.
Under the Urban Infrastructure and Governance (UIG) of the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM), Gujarat was given Rs 2,578.81 crore between 2005 and 2012, This was over 8 per cent of the total allocation of Rs 31,500 crore, said the Union Minister of State for Urban Development Deepa Dasmunshi in the Rajya Sabha recently.