Representative Image UNITED NATIONS: UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed on Tuesday highlighted the importance of Sustainable Development Goal 10 on reducing the scourge inequality within and among countries. Speaking at...
A well-coordinated and collective response to urban challenges is required to save our cities from over-crowding, congestion, disasters and crumbling urban management systems The introduction of technology in city management systems with launch...
Representative Image NEW YORK: Google map is introducing a new tool to help you park your car around the world. In January 2017, to solve the parking problem Google added a new icon in ‘Google...
Representative Image KABUL: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of Afghanistan unveiled two foundation policies that will help develop a central information portal to increase access to accurate and comprehensive geospatial data in the...
Hurricanes Harvey and Irma not only devastated thousands of lives and destroyed property worth billions but it has come up with the question - how to rebuild cities after hurricanes so that they can withstand the next...
Urbanists, technology experts and representatives of governments from over 60 countries around the world met in London to discuss the smart cities of today and the future cities of tomorrow. Gemma Ginty, Urban...
Representative Image Auckland: With a growing number of third-party apps available for a plethora of mobile devices, cities that designate one official transit app can make finding reliable information easier for consumers. Auckland...
To promote sustainable transport, a five-mile long, 16-feet wide bicycle-only pathway, dubbed ‘The Winding Viaduct’ has been built in Xiamen, a coastal city in the province of Fujian. The dedicated track sports 2-lane and 4-lane...
Netherlands: All Dutch electric trains are now powered by wind energy, the national railway company NS (Norfolk Southern) has said. “Since 1 January 2017, 100 per cent of our trains are running on wind energy,” said NS spokesman, Ton Boon.
KEEP CITIES MOVING

KEEP CITIES MOVING

When we move out in a city for a stroll or a ride, the first area, most of us think requires urgent attention and innovative interventions, is urban mobility. Cities are getting overcrowded with increasing people and...