Chinese shared office giant UrWork has partnered with a Shanghai-based rival to accelerate its growth drive, as Asia’s co-working space race continues to ramp up. The $1.4 billion, Beijing-based firm announced Monday that it has inked a joint venture agreement… Read More>>
Shared office giant WeWork is suing Beijing-based rival UrWork over its “confusingly similar name” as the Chinese company prepares to launch a new centre in WeWork’s home base of New York.
WeWork, the world’s largest co-working brand, filed the suit… Read More>>
The gloves have come off in the fight for dominance of the shared office market as US co-working champion WeWork takes a swing at Chinese challenger URWork over an oddly similar moniker. Also in the news today, BlackRock unloads its… Read More>>
URWork, the Beijing-based shared office unicorn, has flexed its fundraising muscles once again by completing a new funding round for RMB 200 million ($30 million) from KCC, a state-owned developer based in the city of Kunming.
The $1.3 billion startup… Read More>>
At the top of the news, Wanda’s partner in Chicago says the 98-storey Vista Tower is progressing as planned, notwithstanding the mainland group’s proposed reshuffling of overseas assets. In other headlines, shared office giant WeWork is suing its similarly-named Chinese… Read More>>
Beijing-based flexible office startup URWork has displayed its fundraising prowess once again, announcing it has closed a RMB 1.2 billion ($178 million) round of financing from a group of mainland investors to fuel the $1.3 billion company’s overseas expansion.
For… Read More>>
China’s URWork has joined forces with an American flexible office provider to open its first US location in downtown Manhattan, as the battle for co-working domination intensifies. The $1.3 billion Beijing startup that aims to be China’s answer to WeWork… Read More>>
Shared office unicorn URWork has just closed another round of funding, with Beijing Aikang Group injecting RMB 200 million ($29.4 million) into the startup that aims to be China’s answer to WeWork, the company announced this week.
The latest cash… Read More>>
Co-working pioneer WeWork made global headlines a year ago when it opened in Shanghai, marking the first foothold in the world’s second largest economy for the $20 billion co-working company.
But it didn’t take long for China’s local players to… Read More>>
At the top of today’s headlines Singapore’s Keppel REIT has taken a shopping trip to Melbourne, Australia where it picked out a nice new office tower for its portfolio. Also in the news, Yanlord Land buys a site in Zhuhai… Read More>>