With a population density of 44,500 people per square kilometre, Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, is the most crowded city on the planet, followed by India's financial capital Mumbai, home to 31,700 people per square kilometre at the second place.
Guangzhou in China was first in the global list of 41 cities with 36.2 per cent price growth, according to 'Q1 2017 Knight Frank Prime Global Cities Index'.
The weakest coverage group is under five years with coverage below 50 percent. On the contrary, between 5-18 years age group has he highest coverage at 90 percent.
"Pakistan International Airlines, in a communication to authorities concerned, has said that its Karachi-Mumbai flight will not be open for sale (bookings) from May 11," a company associated with the flight operation told PTI here.
Fast-tracked mega transport projects worth Rs 60,000 crore and reforms in housing space will give a big boost to quality of living and ease of doing business in this 'Maximum City', helping it shun an unwanted "maximum inconvenience" tag, industry leader Deepak Parekh has said.
The Registrar of Companies (RoC), in last two weeks, has listed 250,000 companies who have not applied for the ‘dormant’ status as required under the Companies Act, 2013.
Godrej Properties said it has "partnered with Taj Hotels Palaces Resorts Safaris to develop a world-class Taj brand hotel at its flagship project, The Trees, at Vikhroli".
These grand plans are part of a dream project of Nitin Gadkari, the union minister for Shipping, Road Transport and Highways, who sees the Mumbai Port Trust as the "richest landlord" of the city and wants to give a makeover to its huge swathes of industrial wasteland.
A programme was organised by a Passengers Association - Railway Pravasi Sanghatana. A five kilo cake was cut and distributed to passengers to mark the occasion.
Tata Trusts has offered a grant to Brick Eagle Foundation for extensive research on customer needs, industry best practices and scalable and sustainable construction technologies, a statement said.
Almost five months after the government announced its decision to ban Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes, a few MNCs across the country are planning to sell properties that they owned for several years
The customisable package involves 10-hour or 100 kms rides to 10 Mumbai spots such as Juhu Beach, Mannat (residence of Bollywood actor Shahrukh Khan), Haji Ali, Marine Drive, Gateway of India, and Siddhivinayak, among others, where tourists can ride with Ola, the company said in a statement issued here.
"The Australian PM will land at Mumbai airport at 3.30 pm and will proceed to the TCS office in suburban Andheri.
The new initiative is expected to generate revenue to the tune of Rs 25 crore per annum.
Air India is likely to step up security of its staff at Mumbai and Pune airports after Shiv Sena lawmakers allegedly threatened to stall the airline's operations at these two aerodromes.
The company announced "launching of first phase of MHADA land redevelopment project located at Ghatkopar East, Mumbai by our SPV namely MICL Realty LLP, wherein Man Infraconstruction Ltd is holding 46 per cent interest," it said in a BSE filing.
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"With the Parliament passing the inland waterways act, water transport in Mumbai will become reality in two to three year," he said during a debate on the issue in the Assembly. It will ease traffic congestion and provide affordable and pollution-free mode of transport, he said.
The merchant bank - which focuses on technology, media and telecommunications - has hired former UBS banker Gaurav Mehta to head its India business as managing director, it said in a statement.
A survey conducted by app-based cab aggregator Uber showed that Bengaluru was the most and Kolkata the least forgetful cities among the five metros including Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad.
Some of the other affordable areas poised to become profitable owing to much-needed infrastructure initiatives are Chembur, Mulund and Ghodbunder Road in Thane.
"The Buildings and Factories Business of L&T Construction has bagged a major design and build order worth Rs 2,903 crore to re-develop Mumbai's century-old BDD chawls for Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (MHADA)," the company said in a regulatory filing.
"Godrej Properties Ltd has entered into a development management agreement with Shivam Realty to develop a residential group housing project off the Akurli cross road at Hanuman Nagar, Kandivali East, Mumbai," the company said in a statement.