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Mace opens Singapore regional hub office and appoints former Barclays property director

Mace, the international consultancy and construction company, has appointed Nick Brand to run a new regional hub office in Singapore. Nick joins Mace as the Regional Manager for APAC following 12 years working within the group


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Report: S’pore agreed to defer HSR in spirit of bilateral cooperation

SINGAPORE: Singapore could have turned down Malaysia’s request to defer the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High-Speed Rail (HSR), enforced its legal rights on termination and sought compensation from Malaysia, Channel NewsAsia reported today. But Singapore decided to work


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Singapore’s Builders Seen Facing Debt Troubles Amid Curbs

Singapore’s small construction firms are likely to face more difficulties repaying debt as a clampdown on property speculation worsens their already tight liquidity. The island’s economy grew at a slower pace in the second quarter than


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Winning tender for Dairy Farm site hit $368.8m

It will be turned into a prime development with 450 residential units and F&B shops. The Urban Redevelopment Authority awarded the Dairy Farm road site to United Engineers for $368.8m, an announcement revealed. The firm eyes


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Singapore and Malaysia suspend high speed rail project

Malaysia agreed to bear the costs if it still has not proceeded with the project on 31 May 2020. At Malaysia’s request, Singapore agreed to suspend the construction of the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail (HSR)


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Samsung C&T bags Another North-South Corridor Contract in Singapore

Consecutive NSC contract awarded based on differentiated design and technology Samsung C&T Corporation has been awarded a S$603 million design and construction contract to build North-South Corridor, a 1.7-kilometer-long underground road and facility building in the


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MPA inks $1.46b contract for Tuas Terminal Phase II development

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) has inked five memorandums of understanding (MOUs) and two agreements with local and international partners at the Singapore Maritime Technology Conference (SMTC). Penta Ocean (Japan), Hyundai (South Korea),


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Malaysia-Singapore rail tender deadline postponed

SINGAPORE: The deadline for bidders to submit their tenders for the development of a high-speed rail line between Singapore and Kuala Lumpur has been postponed by six months due to the complexity of the project, the


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Changi Airport appoints Heatherwick, KPF, Arup & Mott MacDonald for Terminal 5 project

Changi Airports Group (CAG) has named three teams of consultants to work on its planned Terminal 5, which is intended to double the airport’s capacity and allow Singapore to compete for the title of Southeast Asia’s


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VINCI buys Singapore-based Wah Loon Engineering

The subsidiary of global construction giant VINCI, VINCI Energies, bought Wah Loon Engineering from its management and Dymon Asia Private Equity Fund. According to an announcement, Wah Loon Engineering specialises in turnkey electrical and mechanical projects


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