West Bengal state government opted out of the Smart city mission and initiated the Green city mission toward Urban development
Region : GlobalUrbanization in India is expected to reach 40% with over 600 million living in urban areas contributing to 70% of GDP by 2030. To meet the burgeoning infrastructure needs, the GoI launched the 100 Smart City Mission in April 2015 which would be implemented through area based approaches. Each city will get Central assistance to the tune of INR 500 C...
Technologies That Will Transform The Face of Security
Region : GlobalEmerging Technologies for defense are those that have the capability to make existing systems obsolete or disrupt the balance of power between players on the international stage. Most technologies that will impact the future of defense arise from non-defense sources such as commercial R&D activity, scientific and technological innovation from non-m...
Smart City Kochi Limited is a PPP between the Kerala Government and UAE-based TECOM Investments
Region : GlobalThe Government of India (GoI) launched the 100 Smart City Mission in April 2015; the plan is to implement this through area based approaches. Cities have been selected through a City Challenge Competition. Each city will get Central assistance to the tune of INR 500 Cr for 5 years. The remaining money has to be raised by the Smart city corporations...
The Growth Story of the Oil-Dependent Region through Economic Diversification and Socio-Political Reforms
Region : North AmericaOver the last 50 years, there has been unparalleled economic growth among the oil-rich Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, and they now rank among the world leaders in per capita income. However, the recent oil-price fluctuations have complicated the situation of these oil-dependent economies. GCC nations have recognized that oil resources al...USD 7,000Read More
New Participants, Partnerships, and Acquisitions Begin Crafting a Nascent Market
Region : Latin AmericaLatin America cloud contact center market revenue is expected to increase from $37.7 million in 2016 to $213.5 million by 2022, at a compound annual growth rate of 33.5%. This outlook considers the growth potential of hardware, software, connectivity, and services, and of primary verticals. The base year is 2016 and the forecast period is from 2017...
Increasing Investor Interest in One of the World’s Fastest Growing Economies
Region : South Asia, Middle East & North AfricaResearch Scope: Economic, Mega Trends, Industry, FDI Geographic Scope: Myanmar What makes this study unique? This study captures Myanmar’s growth and development on the economic and industrial front, covering key growth industries such as infrastructure, tourism, agriculture, telecom, manufacturing, and healthcare. Myanmar is compared to othe...
Potential Contribution of the Integration of 10 SEA Nations to Regional Growth and New Opportunities across Sectors
Region : Asia PacificASEAN’s GDP is forecast to increase from $2.4 Trillion in 2015 to $5.2 Trillion in 2025, largely due to the ongoing implementation of the AEC. This study examines the potential contributions of this integration to regional growth by analysing the impact of various Mega Trends and expanding on the predictions for each sector. It also analyses the ...
Resurgence of the Next-generation Continent through Economic Growth Supported by Digital Inclusion and Technology Innovation
Region : Latin AmericaMost of the economies of LATAM are dependent on external forces such as the Chinese and the US economy, global commodity, and oil prices. With the slightest fluctuations in these economies, LATAM economies will be impacted the most. In the past years, LATAM had been sluggish in growth, due to falling commodity prices and oil price volatility. After...USD 7,000Read More
Macro Environmental Pulse of Major Economies
Region : North AmericaResearch Scope: Political, Economic, Social, Technology, Legal, and Environment Analysis Geographic Scope: US, UK, EU What makes this study unique? It analyses the changing political, economic, social, technological, legal, and environment across the US, UK, EU, while highlighting the implications of these changes. Key Questions Answered: What i...
Associated Investment and Service Delivery Ppportunities
Region : AfricaWater scarcity is hindering the future of Africa, as water plays a crucial role in most of the operations in the continent. A number of Southern African countries are experiencing extreme climatic conditions such as floods and drought in the same year, making it difficult for planning future investments in the sector. Therefore, the need for carefu...USD 3,000Read More