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Jan 25, 2020

SEOUL, South Korea - DTZ Investors recently acquired Tesco’s Irish Distribution Centre in Dublin, Ireland on behalf of KTB Investment & Securities and KTB Asset Management (KTB). KTB and DTZ Investors were advised by the Capital Markets and Debt & Structured Finance teams of Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE:...

Jan 22, 2020

• Successful acquisition of office property in the Central Business District
• Focus remains on European value-add investments

Munich, January 16, 2020 --( ASIA TODAY )-- The Munich-based family office AM alpha, which specializes in joint real estate investments with private and institutional...

Jan 19, 2020

Residents of the Filipino city of Binan in Laguna province, which was affected by the Taal volcano eruption last week, have resorted to mix volcanic ash with plastic waste to make bricks and rebuild houses and schools.

The ash from the volcano is combined with sand, cement and discarded plastic to make...

Jan 13, 2020

Japan will create the master plan to redevelop a former US naval base in Subic Bay in the northern Philippines, the country’s finance secretary Carlos Dominguez said after his meeting with Japanese foreign affairs minister Toshimitsu Motegi in Manila on January 9.

Jan 13, 2020
  • The luncheon was organised by UBM Informa Markets and the Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) Malaysia
  • Aims to promote discussion on the modernisation of the Malaysian construction industry via technology adoption
  • Held ahead of the inaugural Futurebuild SEA 2020 which is scheduled...
  • Jan 05, 2020

    A massive bridge project linking the western part of Brunei with the country’s geographically isolated easternmost district of Temburong, an exclave separated from the rest of Brunei by Malaysia and Brunei Bay, has been completed, the contractor announced on January 2.

    Dec 29, 2019

    SEOUL, South Korea, Dec. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- When we think of Korea, we immediately relate it to crowded metropolises. Crystal Lagoons has recently signed one of the firm's most important contracts in the country, that entails 30 Public Access Lagoons (PAL), created and patented by the multinational innovation...

    Dec 23, 2019

    PerfectSwell® Surf Stadium Japan to open in June 2020

    SOLANA BEACH, Calif., Dec. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- American Wave Machines, Inc. (AWM) announces a project with Surf Stadium Japan (SSJ) in Shizunami. The project is underway with surfing anticipated in June 2020. The project location is not far from...

    Dec 18, 2019

    HYDERABAD, India, Dec. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Tishman Speyer, one of the world's leading developers, owners, operators and asset managers of first-class real estate, along with GIC, Singapore's sovereign wealth fund, have sold the WaveRock office complex in Hyderabad, India.

    Dec 09, 2019

    HONG KONG, Dec. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Construction Industry Council (CIC) held a press conference today, announcing the "Construction Innovation Expo 2019" (CIExpo) which is jointly organised by the CIC and Development Bureau, and supported by Centre of Science and Technology Industrial Development, Ministry...

    Dec 09, 2019

    Bangkok, 3 December 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- The Association of Siamese Architects Under the Royal Patronage (ASA) and N.C.C. Exhibition Organizer Co., Ltd. (NEO) held a press conference to launch the 34th edition of Architect Exposition, ASEAN’s Largest Building Technology Exposition. Titled ‘Architect’20, “Refocus...

    Dec 02, 2019

    Global warming is having an increasingly damaging impact on our environment - polar ice caps are melting, sea levels are rising, and average temperatures are rising all around the globe. In response to this, many people are becoming more eco-conscious and looking for ways to reduce their carbon footprint....

    Dec 02, 2019

    MACAU, Dec. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sands China Ltd. recognised some of its more exceptional suppliers at the 2019 Sands Supplier Excellence Awards Friday at The Venetian® Macao. The annual event is a global initiative of Sands China's parent company, Las Vegas Sands Corp., and acknowledges the cooperation and...

    Dec 01, 2019

    Muscat, Oman, 1 December 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Oman’s biggest and most specialized event for the building and construction industry, The BIG Show, was recently relaunched under the new brand Oman Design & Build Week in a move to engage more industry stakeholders and provide wider commerce and investment...

    Oct 25, 2019

    The Philippine government, after a phase of promoting its ambitious “Build Build Build” programme to improve the country’s infrastructure by investing up to $180 billion in public and PPP projects, is slowing down its euphoria and said the plan needs a second look.

    According to economic planning secretary...

    Oct 16, 2019

    ULAANBAATAR, MONGOLIA (16 October 2019) — The Asian Development Bank (ADB), International Finance Corporation (IFC), and the Municipality of Ulaanbaatar City recently signed a memorandum of understanding to support the implementation of the Excellence for Design and Greater Efficiencies (EDGE) green building...

    Oct 16, 2019

    The $3.8-billion fully integrated mixed-use district One Bangkok in the center of Thailand’s capital is taking shape. Works have begun after the developer revealed the master plan for the country’s by far largest urban development project back in August this year.

    The new district, which will have a gross...

    Oct 16, 2019

    8 October, 2019 - Hong Kong --( ASIA TODAY )-- Far East Consortium International Limited (“FEC” or the “Group”; SEHK: 35) is pleased to announce that the Group ranked first (tied) in the “Asiamoney 30 Years of Corporate Governance Awards (Hong Kong)” for the decade beginning 2010. Ms. Baoyu Bai, General Manager of...

    Oct 15, 2019

    Muscat, Oman, 15 October 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Omanexpo, the organizer of Oman Real Estate Expo (OREX), and Oman Real Estate Association (ORA), Oman’s real estate regulating body, along with the Real Estate Development Directorate of the Ministry of Housing has announced that the third edition is slated from...

    Oct 15, 2019

    Kuala Lumpur, 14 October 2019 --( ASIA TODAY )-- Regal Path Sdn Bhd (Regal Path) has secured syndicated banking facilities of up to RM1.1 billion for the acquisition of Pavilion Bukit Jalil mall from Pioneer Haven Sdn Bhd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Malton Berhad (Malton). The iconic Pavilion Bukit Jalil mall...

    Oct 11, 2019

    NORFOLK, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The effort to make The Port of Virginia® the deepest port on the U.S. East Coast begins by January 2020, following the finalization this week of a contract with the dredging firm that will build the project’s initial phase.

    On Oct. 9, John F. Reinhart, CEO and executive...

    Oct 08, 2019

    3 October 2019, Singapore --( ASIA TODAY )-- The Architecture and Building Services (ABS) 2019 series which was officially opened on 1 October 2019 by Guest-of-Honour Mr Zaqy Mohamad, Minister of State, Ministry of National Development & Ministry of Manpower, at the Marina Bay Sands Singapore Expo and...