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Stockland Lodges Plans for $70.5m Apartment Precinct in Rosebery

Diversified property group Stockland has lodged plans for a $70.6 million high-density development in the inner city Sydney suburb of Rosebery.  The country's...

The New Software Shaping Major Infrastructure Projects

Leading global design, engineering and management consultancy Arcadis has announced the launch of a new software platform co-developed with RedEye that will change the future of independent certification.

Five-room HDB flat at Tiong Bahru View sold for $1.2 million

In April, a 1,205 sq ft, five-room, build-to-order (BTO) HDB flat at Tiong Bahru View in Bukit Merah was sold for a record $1.2 million. This is the first time that the price of a standard HDB flat surpassed non-standard flats such as Pinnacle@Duxton units, DBSS (design, build and sell scheme) units, terraces and maisonettes, according to OrangeTee & Tie (OTT). Tiong...

Master Plan for Changi and Jewel Changi Airport add excitement to the East

The opening of Jewel Changi Airport on April 17 drew crowds, both local and international, with some willing to wait three hours to experience Singapore’s latest attraction. A redevelopment of the former open-air carpark, the new 10-storey mixed-use development by Changi Airport Group has a four-storey “Forest Valley”, a 40m tall waterfall or “Rain Vortex”, as well as 280 shopping...

Google ban on Huawei a potential problem for Myamar: users

Google has barred China’s Huawei, the world’s second biggest smartphone maker, from some its Android operating system.  

New 145 MW power plant opens in Kyaukse

A power plant capable of producing 145 Megawatts of power opened in Belin, Kyuakse Township in Mandalay on May 17. 

U.S. eases some restrictions on China’s Huawei to keep networks operating

  The U.S. government on Monday temporarily eased some trade restrictions imposed last week on China’s Huawei, a move that sought to minimize disruption for the telecom company’s customers around the world.

BYLC looks to bring investors in for youth-led projects

  The Brunei Young Leaders Convention (BYLC) which is scheduled to be held at the International Convention Centre (ICC) this August may see a line-up of investors willing to fund youth projects, depending on how strong they are pitched throughout the event.

Food safety, air pollution top social concerns in Vietnam

Food safety and air pollution are issues that concern urban Vietnamese the most, a recent survey has found.

OceanBank to be sold to foreign investor

The central bank plans to sell OceanBank, one of the country’s three weakest lenders, to a foreign investor.