Real Estate

Arquitectonica Designs Symbolic Gateway Tower to Reem Island, Abu Dhabi

Tower among tallest in the country; architect going for LEED Certification MIAMI, July 24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Designed to take full advantage of the commanding views of the Persian Gulf and Abu Dhabi, international architecture firm Arquitectonica has designed Sky Tower -- the 300-meter ...

2007-07-24 11:41 1046

McGraw-Hill Construction to Present Green Building and Energy Conservation International Conference, September 13-14 in China

NEW YORK, July 18 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- McGraw-Hill Construction, the premier provider of construction information and intelligence in North America and part of The McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSE: MHP), today announced it will present "Green Building and Energy Conservation: The Talk, Practice a...

2007-07-18 09:10 875

Sunrise Real Estate Group Declares a 3% Stock Dividend

SHANGHAI, China, July 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Sunrise Real Estate Group, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SRRE; website: http://www.sunrise.sh ) announced that on Monday, July 16, 2007, its Board of Directors declared a 3% stock dividend on its outstanding shares of common stock to be paid on A...

2007-07-17 20:00 934

RICS Announces Messrs David Tse and Kenneth Chan elected as Governing Councillors representing Asia & Middle East Region

HONG KONG, July 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- RICS Asia Pacific announces today that Messrs David Tse (Chairman of Hong Kong Board) and Kenneth Chan (Re-elected Governing Councillor for Asia Region) have secured the only two seats available for RICS Governing Council (GC) in the Asia & Middle East ...

2007-07-03 12:00 1010

Starr International Acquires Stake in Discovery Russian Realty Paveletskaya Project

NEW YORK, July 3 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Starr International Company, Inc. ("SICO"), through its wholly-owned subsidiary Starr Investments Cayman I, Inc., acquired a substantial shareholding in Discovery Russian Realty Paveletskaya Project Limited, a real estate development company whic...

2007-07-04 10:04 869

Score One to Partner with Major Developer in Shenyang with on Hand Projects Worth Over $175 Million

HONG KONG, June 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Score One Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: SREA) announced today that it is in negotiation with a major developer in China, Shenyang Paliburg Plaza Limited (“SPPL”), for the development of Dalian Fengming International Recreation Town Phase II (“R...

2007-06-30 04:00 786

Group RCI and NorthCourse(SM) to Host 2nd Annual Middle East Leisure Real Estate Symposium

Agenda to Feature 2007 Research on the Leisure Real Estate Market and New Information on Property Legislation in the Middle East PARSIPPANY, N.J., June 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- NorthCourse(SM) Leisure Real Estate Solutions and Group RCI today announced they will host the highly anticipated...

2007-06-22 17:26 1032

KONE Wins an Order for the Delhi Metro in India

DELHI, India, June 21 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- KONE has won an order to supply all elevators for the second phase of the construction process of the Delhi Metro in India. The order is one of the largest single orders for KONE in India, including 162 elevators. In addition, KONE has been awarded t...

2007-06-21 07:00 1194

Simon Property Group Opens First Premium Outlet Center(R) in South Korea

INDIANAPOLIS, June 1 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE: SPG) announced today that its Chelsea division opened Yeoju Premium Outlets, the first Premium Outlet Center(R) in South Korea. The project is located on Expressway 50 -- a heavily traveled east-west highway -- appr...

2007-06-01 12:00 968

Lincoln Institute Names China Program Director to be Based in Beijing

Rapid urbanization, Fiscal Policy Transformation to be Focus for Economist Joyce Man CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- In a major boost in its presence in China, the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy named Joyce Y. Man of Indiana University to be a senior fellow and director ...

2007-05-17 13:24 974

KONE Delivers Elevators to Bangkok's Tallest Residential Building

SINGAPORE, May 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- KONE has won an order for the supply and installation of all the elevators in a prestige condominium development in Bangkok, Thailand, called the MET. When completed, the MET will be the tallest residential building in Bangkok. The installation of the e...

2007-05-16 10:05 939

China Housing and Land Development, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2007 Results

First Quarter and Recent Highlights: -- On March 12, 2007 Company Announces the Acquisition of Xi'an New Land Development Co., Ltd (“New Land”) -- On May 19, 2007 Company Completes $25 million Private Placement with Institutional and Accredited Investors ...

2007-05-15 21:11 971

Industry Parks in China Aim at a Better Future Through Innovation

BEIJING, May 11 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- CCID Consulting, China's leading research, consulting and IT outsourcing service provider, and the first Chinese consulting firm listed in Hong Kong, recently pointed out that industry parks of today should become more internationally-focused, and transfo...

2007-05-11 20:00 1009

New York Mets Select Otis' Gen2 Elevators for New Stadium

FARMINGTON, Conn., May 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Otis Elevator Company, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), won a $5 million contract to supply and install its environmentally friendly and energy-efficient Gen2(R) elevators for Citi Field, the new world-class home of the New York ...

2007-05-15 19:00 966

China Housing and Land Development, Inc. Completes $25 Million Private Placement

Proceeds to be Utilized for the Xi'an New Land Development Co., Ltd Acquisition and for Working Capital Purposes XI'AN, China, May 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Housing and Land Development, Inc. ("China Housing") (OTC Bulletin Board: CHLN), a leading developer of residential an...

2007-05-10 18:00 936

MIPIM Asia Booms & Launches Awards

PARIS, May 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Over 3,000 property executives from around the world -- an increase of 49% compared to last year -- are expected in Hong Kong, November 28-30, 2007, to attend the second MIPIM Asia international property tradeshow. 2007 will see the launch of the inaugural...

2007-05-10 12:00 1071

Survey Shows Companies Prepared to Pay a Premium for Green Real Estate

Survey Conducted by Jones Lang LaSalle at the 2007 CoreNet Global Asia Summit Unveils Shift in Corporate Attitudes Towards Sustainability HONG KONG, April 27 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- A sustainability survey conducted by Jones Lang LaSalle in collaboration with CoreNet Global has revealed that...

2007-04-27 10:00 996

Master of Corporate Real Estate (MCR) Graduates Honoured at the 2007 CoreNet Global Asia Summit

CoreNet Global Presents Master of Corporate Real Estate Designation to Graduates of its 2006 MCR Programme HONG KONG, April 23 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Graduates of CoreNet Global's Master of Corporate Real Estate (MCR) Professional Development Programme have received their Honours at a spec...

2007-04-23 11:00 1354

ING Real Estate Acquires Industrial Building in Kowloon Bay, Hong Kong

HONG KONG, April 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- ING Real Estate announced today that it has signed a sale and purchase agreement to acquire an industrial building in Kowloon Bay for a consideration of approximately HKD220 million (USD28 million). The Chuan Hing Industrial Building will be purchase...

2007-04-16 10:00 1139

China Housing and Land Development, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2006 Results

Revenues for 2006 Increase 65% to $54.1 million, Net Income Improves 91% to $9.1 million, EPS up 88% to $0.45 XI'AN, China, April 2 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Housing and Land Development, Inc., "China Housing" (OTC Bulletin Board: CHLN), a leading developer of residential and...

2007-04-02 21:10 987
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