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Panel suggests restructuring of Chennai Corporation

CHENNAI: The committee of international experts, appointed by the Chennai corporation to review the city development plan (CDP), has suggested in its interim report that the local body be restructured to enable it to handle greater responsibilities. The committee envisages the corporation taking over within city limits the roles of ...

Infrastructure boom waiting to happen in Kochi

Investments in infrastructure are flowing into Kochi in a never before fashion, promising to change the face of the city. The Cities Development Initiative Asia (CDIA) is the latest to pump in money. The initiative, assisting Asian cities to bridge the infrastructure investment gap, has offered Rs.450 crore. The money will ...

GTZ extends P4.7M to MIGEDC

THE GERMAN Technical Cooperation (GTZ) extended a P4.7 million grant, under its Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA), to boost Metro Iloilo-Guimaras Economic Development Council’s (MIGEDC) urban management capabilities.The grant will be used for the preparation of a pre-feasibility study for an Ecological Port at the Rotary Park near the ...

ADB and Germany Launch Initiative to Address Asia’s Urban Challenges

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – ADB and the German Government today launched a joint initiative that will help improve the lives of up to 200 million people in Asia’s growing cities. The new Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA), announced at the end of a conference on Investing in Asia’s Urban Future, will ...

Donor initiative launched to address needs of Asia’s growing cities

MANILA (AP) — The populations of Asia’s already crammed cities will rise by 1.1 billion in the next 20 years, and rising pollution and poor infrastructure will make lives more miserable without effective urban management, the Asian Development Bank warned Tuesday. The Manila-based bank and the German government launched the Cities ...

Germany, ADB, to pump $10 billion into Asian cities Tuesday 6th February, 2007

ADB and the German Government Tuesday launched a joint initiative that will help improve the lives of up to 200 million people in Asia’s growing cities. The new Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA), announced at the end of a conference on Investing in Asia’s Urban Future, will support local governments ...

ADB and Germany Launch Initiative to Address Asia’s Urban Challenges – February 6, 2007

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – ADB and the German Government today launched a joint initiative that will help improve the lives of up to 200 million people in Asia’s growing cities. The new Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA), announced at the end of a conference on Investing in Asia’s ...

Asian Urbanization Global Priority, ADB Vice President Tells Manila Conference – February 5, 2007

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – Asian urbanization is a global problem that should be at the forefront of donors’ agendas, an ADB Vice-President told the opening of a conference today. Speaking at the conference on Investing in Asia’s Urban Future, Vice-President Ursula Schaefer-Preuss said given that serious and growing problems have overwhelmed urban ...

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