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Linking Cities to Finance Regional Conference

June 22, 2010

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“Overcoming bottlenecks to financing strategic urban infrastructure investments” | Sept. 27-28, 2010

CDIA to conduct survey for RCC programmes

May 29, 2010

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RAJSHAHI, India: The City Development Initiative for Asia, an international investment organisation, has decided to conduct an overall survey in Rajshahi for improving its civic facilities and other pro-people services. A two-member CIDA delegation revealed this on Thursday while exchanging views with Rajshahi city corporation mayor AHM Khairuzzaman Liton at a restaurant on the closing […]

Singapore and Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA) Join Hands to Assist Developing Countries

May 26, 2010

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SINGAPORE: The Singapore Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) and the Cities Development Initiative for Asia have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to establish the Singapore-CDIA Third Country Training Programme (TCTP) which will provide joint technical assistance programmes to developing member countries of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). CDIA was co-founded by the ADB and the […]

Report on sustainable modes of transport to be presented today

May 25, 2010

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KOCHI, India: A report on sustainable modes of transport for Kochi city will be presented on Tuesday. The report, which has been prepared by the Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA), will also focus on investment packages in the transport sector of the city. A business session held here on Monday explored the possibilities of […]

Higher CO2 emission to affect air quality in Kochi

May 24, 2010

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KOCHI, India. Annual Carbon dioxide (CO2) emission in Kochi due to vehicular movement is 7.65 million tonne. The estimation was made in the pre-feasibility study in urban transport sector of Kochi by the Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA). The study has assessed that around 25 per cent of the emission can be avoided in […]

World Cities Summit

March 25, 2010

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28 June – 1 July World Cities Summit Singapore.

Project Overview: Chennai, India

March 15, 2010

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Chennai (formerly known as Madras) is the capital city of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. The City is located on the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal. The urban agglomeration of Chennai has an estimated population of 7.5 million, making it the fourth largest in India. Project Overview: Chennai, India City: CHENNAI Key […]

Project Overview: Cochin, India

March 15, 2010

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Cochin is a city in the Indian state of Kerala. The city is one of the principal seaports of the country and is located in the district of Ernakulam, about 220 kilometres north of the state capital, Thiruvananthapuram. It is the largest urban agglomeration and the second largest city in Kerala after the capital. Project […]

Project Overview: Pimpri, India

March 15, 2010

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Pimpri is a city in the Pune district in the Indian state of Maharashtra. It is located to the NorthWest of Pune, 190 kms from India’s financial centre Mumbai. Pimpri-Chinchwad is a major industrial hub and hosts one of the biggest industrial zones in Asia comprising auto-ancillary industries and IT services industry. Project Overview: Pimpri, […]

Project Overview: Rajkot, India

March 15, 2010

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Rajkot is the 4th largest city in the state of Gujarat and is located on the banks of the Aji and Niari rivers. The city contributes to the economy of the state with heavy and small scale industries. Project Overview: Rajkot, India City: RAJKOT Key Sectors: URBAN TRANSPORT Status: In Process » Download Project Overview

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