CREDAI MCHI launches ‘Revive Real Estate Campaign’

CREDAI MCHI, an apex body of developers recognized by the Government of Maharashtra, has launched an online campaign #ReviveRealEstateReviveEconomy. Emphasising that the recently announced  Rs 20 lakh-crore package offers minuscule benefit to the real estate sector in the current lockdown crisis, it has conveyed that the real estate sector supports 250 industries, contributes about 8% […]

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Surat Smart City runs IT initiative to fight COVID-19

Surat Municipal Corporation (SMC) has taken a series of IT initiatives to track positive COVID-19 individuals. For this purpose, details of the individuals who have travelled abroad have been collected through the SMC website www.suratmunicipal.gov.in where the travellers or the other individuals have uploaded their self-declaration forms. The SMC is also collecting data of all […]

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Real estate sector: Looking to emerge out of COVID crisis

The real estate sector in India has taken a severe hit due to the disastrous impact of COVID-19.  Construction sites across the country are suffering from a shortage of workforce, with the labourers deserting project sites as the ongoing pandemic has forced the country to remain in lockdown mode. Due to supply-side constraints, building material […]

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AAJ holds thought-provoking webinar on ‘Self-Reliant India’

A glitterati of thought leaders including policymakers, academicians and the leading voices from health and other industry segments descended on a common platform to share their views on the topic: ‘Self-Reliant India (SRI): Aspirations and Opportunities’ at a webinar series organised by the Alumni Association of JNU (AAJ). The webinar series was inaugurated by Union […]

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COVID-19 impact: UP-RERA extends project timelines by six months

Uttar Pradesh Real Estate Regulatory Authority (UP-RERA) has extended registration and completion of all the registered projects by six months. These projects include such projects whose registration or completion date has expired on or after March 25, 2020. The six months extension facility will be provided to those projects also which have already availed a […]

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Cities get star ratings for garbage management facilities

Six cities have been given 5-Star (Ambikapur, Rajkot, Surat, Mysuru, Indore and Navi Mumbai), 65 cities as 3-Star and 70 cities as 1-Star ratings on the basis of the results of the Star Rating of Garbage Free Cities for the assessment year 2019-2020 by Ministry of  Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA). While making this announcement, […]

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Amidst pressures to reboot economy, FM sets the stage for next wave of reforms

Amidst the continued nationwide lockdown, the Finance Minister(FM) Nirmala Sitharaman announced the final two tranches of stimulus measures, as part of the Rs 20 lakh crore comprehensive Special economic package brought out by PM Modi. Reiterating the commitment towards boosting growth in various sectors of the economy, the FM announced a series of policy reforms […]

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FM focuses on agriculture in third tranche of relief

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced steps to boost agriculture, infrastructure and logistics through a series of measures as part of the third leg of the COVID-19 relief package. The FM also focussed on capacity building, governance and administrative reforms for agriculture, fisheries and food processing Sectors while allocating Rs 1 lakh crore Agri Infrastructure Fund […]

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FM announces relief for farmers, migrants, and street vendors   

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced the second tranche of relief measures as part of a special economic package of Rs 20 lakh crore for the people stricken by various adversities and financial crunch owing to the economic impact of COVID-19 pandemic. While presenting a series of relief measures, the FM said that farmers and workers […]

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