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The Development of Chennai and the Impact of Corruption in Construction

Jan 21, 2020 @ 09:04 PM / by Francois Wiedenmann


During my recent survey of India, I visited Chennai. The city is located on India’s east coast and has growing automotive, industrial, and technology sectors. Behind the strength of this, the city government has invested in its infrastructure to alleviate traffic, reduce commuting times, and increase available housing units, including many expatriate-focused housing complexes along the attractive coastline.

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Expatriate Housing in Bangalore, India: New Construction and Development

Jan 14, 2020 @ 01:26 PM / by Francois Wiedenmann


Driving down the four-lane highway from Bangalore’s airport to the city centre, our progress slowed. The road ahead narrowed to two lanes due to bridges that the government has found prohibitively expensive to wide. Arriving after a full day of travel, my trip suddenly became that much longer as we trudged through traffic on the way to my hotel. I could see why assignees desire to live near their offices.

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