Singapore-listed City Developments Ltd on Monday said it had agreed to acquire an effective 55 percent stake in a Shenzhen technology park in a bid to shore up the liquidity of CDL’s joint venture with Chinese developer Sincere Property Group.
Singapore real estate assets continue to be in style with the world’s biggest investors with Mingtiandi able to confirm that BlackRock is on the verge of selling an industrial asset in the city-state to Boston-based fund manager AEW.
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Temasek Holdings on Tuesday announced that Dilhan Pillay will succeed Ho Ching as chief executive of the Singaporean state-backed firm, while also taking over her seat as an executive director on the board.
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Technology occupiers led by Chinese groups are poised to transform Grade A office markets in Asia Pacific, accounting for at least a fifth of regional leasing demand from 2020 to 2025, according to research from Colliers International.
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SGX-listed AIMS APAC REIT on Wednesday announced plans to acquire Sime Darby Business Centre on the western fringe of Singapore’s urban core for S$102 million ($76.6 million) as part of a sale-leaseback deal.
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Colliers International on Thursday announced the appointment of Rick Thomas to the newly-created position of managing director for emerging markets, effective 1 February.
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Allianz Real Estate has moved forward with a deal to acquire a half-stake in one of Singapore’s flagship office properties in a bet on the long-term health of the city’s core office market.
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Financial stress on one of Singapore’s best known retail groups has turned into a real estate investment opportunity as a consortium led by Lian Beng Group is picking up the headquarters of debt-laden bakery chain Breadtalk.
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One of the world’s biggest private equity firms is pushing its real estate bets into the fantasy world, as recently filed documents show that Blackstone is in the process of buying a Singapore building based on George Lucas’ Star Wars… Read More>>
Global property consultancy JLL on Tuesday announced a set of personnel moves in Southeast Asia, headlined by the promotion of Chris Archibold to country head for Singapore and Michael Glancy to the same role in Thailand.
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