Real Estate

Freescale Retains Colliers ATREG to Sell UK Manufacturing Facilities in East Kilbride and Dunfermline

Operational Wafer Manufacturing Facility and Wafer Manufacturing Shell Offer Additional Capacity, Diversification and Development Opportunities SEATTLE, Sept. 4 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Freescale Semiconductor has retained Colliers ATREG, in conjunction with Colliers CRE in Scotland, to assist ...

2007-09-05 07:34 903

Latest Global Property Survey by RICS

Offers A Global View on Performances of Commercial Property Markets in All Emerging and Developed Regions HONG KONG, Aug. 31 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Global Property Survey is a biannual guide published by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors to reveal developing trends in the commerc...

2007-08-31 10:00 848

Consumer Confidence Shows Broad-Based Drop in August as Rising Home Prices Weaken Future Expectations

SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 29 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Xinhua Finance eziData China Consumer Confidence Index (CCCI) was updated today, with the survey results showing a broad-based decline in August, as rapidly rising home and general prices weakened future expectations. (Logo: http://www.prn...

2007-08-29 11:13 940

E-House Reports Second Fiscal Quarter 2007 Results

Revenue Grows 147% Year-Over-Year; Net Income Grows 242% Year-Over-Year SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 22 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- E-House (China) Holdings Limited (“E-House”) (NYSE: EJ), a leading real estate services company in China, today announced its unaudited financial results for the ...

2007-08-23 05:00 1033

E-House to Report Second Fiscal Quarter Financial Results on August 22, 2007

SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 20 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- E-House (China) Holdings Limited (NYSE: EJ), a leading real estate services company in China, today announced that it will report its financial results for the fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2007 after the U.S. market closes on August ...

2007-08-20 20:00 926

Simsari.com Aims for Slice of Global Online Property Market

- Real Estate Now Among the Top Ten Most Sought After B2C Categories Online DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Aug. 16 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Simsari.com ( http://www.simsari.com ), Dubai's online property marketplace, has announced the appointment of Marwan Lallas as its new managing director,...

2007-08-16 17:00 832

China Housing & Land Development, Inc. Receives Formal Approval from the Xi'an Baqiao District Government to Begin Baqiao Development

XI'AN, China, Aug. 14 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Housing & Land Development, Inc., “China Housing” (OTC Bulletin Board: CHLN), a leading developer of residential and commercial properties in the city of Xi'an announced today the Company has secured final approval from the Baqiao ...

2007-08-14 19:30 856

Planning Application for Tamar Submitted

HONG KONG, Aug. 10 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- On August 6, the Gammon-Hip Hing Joint Venture (the Joint Venture) submitted to the Town Planning Board a planning application relating to the Tamar Development Project. The public can now view the full submission at a dedicated website set up by the ...

2007-08-10 17:15 945

E-House (China) Holdings Limited Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering on NYSE

SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 8 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- E-House (China) Holdings Limited (“E-House”), a leading real estate services company in China, announced today that its initial public offering of 14,600,000 American Depositary Shares (“ADSs”), each representing one ordinary share of ...

2007-08-30 12:17 1053

China Security & Surveillance Technology Announces Date for Second Quarter 2007 Financial Results

NEW YORK, Aug. 8 /XinhuaPRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Security & Surveillance Technology, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CSCT), a leading provider of digital surveillance technology in China, today announced that it plans to report second quarter 2007 financial results on Monday, August 13, 200...

2007-08-08 04:00 798

David Tuffin Elected President of RICS

HONG KONG, July 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Mr. David Tuffin, President of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors ("RICS") for the 2007/2008 session, was inaugurated after the RICS Governing Council meeting on 17 July. He is managing partner of independent building and project consu...

2007-07-25 13:10 884

RICS Announces Formation of RICS China Board

For Formulation of Professional Strategies Tailored for The China Market HONG KONG, July 25 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors ("RICS") announces the formation of a new Board for RICS China. Nominations for positions on the new Board will be sought from the R...

2007-07-25 13:09 843

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 1069

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 09:10 903

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 20:00 966

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 1040

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 10:04 904

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 04:00 807

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 1066

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 1221