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Ashish Tandon of Egis India makes an impelling case as to why India needs to invest in infrastructure for robust mass transportation

Ashish Tandon of Egis India makes an impelling case as to why India needs to invest in infrastructure for robust mass transportation

India is rapidly progressing to become a leading global economy. This ambition is fuelled by the world’s interest in India as a potential manufacturing, medical and educational tourism hub. As more and more companies come to India inspired by the Make in India campaign of the Government, it can become very difficult for India to sustain […]

Smart City Components

The spate of innovations and smart solutions which the smart city project in unleashing needs a deep dive in order to understand the ramifications of each of these components from multifarious angles. ReTHINK INDIA intends to provide a knowledge commentary on each of these components along with the list of key vendors associated as well […]

World Brokers’ Day to be commemorated on June 9th :: Quikr Homes joins hands with Realty Redefined

World Brokers’ Day to be commemorated on June 9th :: Quikr Homes joins hands with Realty Redefined

Despite the advent of a wide spectrum of property portals, channels and a whole lot of aggregation platform, brokers do retain the main-stay in property transactions. There are about 6-8 lakh brokers in India and this number is growing 20-30% y-o-y as a result of the growth across metropolitan and tier II-III markets. World Brokers Day […]

Pink City gets the ‘LightHouse City’ Status from Global Giant Cisco

Pink City gets the ‘LightHouse City’ Status from Global Giant Cisco

While the global revenues dipped 4% to $2.3 billion in the January-March quarter, the India revenue of the networking giant have grown 18%, driven by the Smart City movement whereby the company has bagged significant business understanding in 12 of the 20 chosen cities. The company also announced the Pink City Jaipur as its first ‘Lighthouse […]

Principal Secretary Urban Development ousts Commissioner Pune Municipal Corporation as Pune Smart City SPV Chief

Principal Secretary Urban Development ousts Commissioner Pune Municipal Corporation as Pune Smart City SPV Chief

In a seemingly straightening of bureaucratic hierarchies, principal secretary of urban development department, took over as the chairman of the Pune Smart City Development Corporation Limited (PSCDCL) – a special purpose vehicle to give shape to the ambitious Pune Smart City project. Commissioner of Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) who was the present chairman, has been relegated […]