Mapletree Investments continues its drive to add more warehouse space to Japan’s logistics market, announcing this week that it acquired a 116,319 square metre (1,252,047 square foot) near the city of Fukuoka for development into two blocks of four-storey warehouse… Read More>>
Fresh off its announcement last week of a plan to streamline its loss-making hotel division, City Developments Ltd has named two new directors to the CDL board, including an old Asia hand with nearly five decades of hospitality experience.
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Evergrande Property Services Group Ltd has announced the details of its proposed listing on the Hong Kong stock exchange, with the public offering to take place from Monday to Thursday this week.
The company, a property management services spin-off of… Read More>>
Things are heating up as the Australian summer approaches, with China’s sovereign wealth fund paying A$925 million ($674 million) to purchase a 50 percent stake in Sydney’s Grosvenor Place office tower in 2020’s biggest commercial property deal Down Under.
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In this week’s edition of People in the News, a stalwart of the region-wide Guoco investment group retires after 40 years of service, while the next generation rises at mainland Chinese property management firm Kaisa Prosperity Holdings. In other moves,… Read More>>
Millennium & Copthorne Hotels Ltd has offered a glimpse of its recovery strategy after a 12-month period that witnessed an ill-timed privatisation, a sector-wrecking pandemic and boardroom upheaval.
After the hospitality division of Singapore-listed City Developments Ltd (CDL) reported a… Read More>>
US-based developer Hines and a Carlyle Group-backed real estate fund manager have joined forces to acquire a 33,800 square metre (363,820 square foot) cold storage facility and adjacent development site in southern China’s Guangdong province.
The property is in Dongguan’s… Read More>>
Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, GIC, is set to further its reach in European warehousing through a joint venture announced this week that aims to acquire and develop last-mile distribution centres and urban logistics assets in the continent’s gateway cities.
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Asia Pacific commercial property transactions fell to $26 billion in the third quarter as they tumbled 38 percent year-on-year, with the industrial segment showing resilience and South Korea standing out among key markets for its robust activity during the period.
Cushman & Wakefield has announced the appointment of Chris Cuff as regional executive director for commercial leasing, based in Singapore.
Cuff previously worked at Cushman & Wakefield for 10 years in North America as vice president for office leasing in… Read More>>