In today’s roundup of regional news headlines, a billionaire property tycoon urges an end to Hong Kong’s onerous travel restrictions, Singapore’s Lian Beng looks to unload a Joo Chiat commercial property, and SGX-listed Cromwell E-REIT sells some industrial assets.
Wharf Holdings on Wednesday said its profit attributable to shareholders plunged 95 percent year-on-year to HK$57 million ($7.3 million) in the first half of 2022 as COVID-19 lockdowns in mainland China and Hong Kong caused “severe hardships” to the group’s… Read More>>
A former CapitaLand executive’s appointment to the top role at Singapore Press Holdings leads Mingtiandi’s collection of personnel changes from around Asia this week, as we also see a round of board-level changes at Hong Kong’s Wharf Holdings and NWS… Read More>>
Six property multibillionaires among the richest Hong Kongers remain unfazed by pandemic headwinds, with their $142.2 billion in cumulative wealth accounting for as much as 72 percent of the total fortunes of the city’s top 10, according to Forbes’ latest… Read More>>
Wharf Holdings on Wednesday reported a 7 percent rise in its 2021 underlying net profit to HK$3.65 billion (now $470 million), but the Hong Kong developer cited lingering COVID-19 troubles and the war in Ukraine as it gave a downbeat… Read More>>
In today’s roundup of regional news headlines, retail giant Ikea has gone from selling furniture for your new apartment to selling you a home too as the Swedish firm launches residential sales at a mixed-use project in the capital of… Read More>>
Asia’s real estate community has moved into the second half of 2021 with a flurry of personnel moves as a rebound in transactions sees developers and service providers eager to hire back some of the headcount lost during the pandemic.
In today’s roundup of regional news headlines, Singapore-listed Ascendas India Trust has agreed to buy a Chennai industrial facility set to be leased to a top electronics manufacturer, developer Evergrande envisions a “palace of Versailles” in Hong Kong’s New Territories,… Read More>>
In today’s roundup of regional news headlines, Bank of America files a motion to dismiss the bankruptcy cases of Eagle Hospitality Trust entities, Singapore’s Perennial Holdings and partners win a bid to develop an HSR-adjacent plot in Hangzhou, and Hong… Read More>>
In our latest roundup of regional news headlines, Singapore property giant CapitaLand reports an eye-watering loss for the second half and full year of 2020, Wharf Holdings plans to lease out a posh property on Hong Kong’s Peak, and co-working… Read More>>