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Lum Chang bags contract for new platform at Tanah Merah Station.

The Land Transport Authority of Singapore has chosen Lum Chang Building Contractors to build a new platform at Tanah Merah Station. With an additional platform, there will be one pair of dedicated tracks for East-West Line


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Singapore firms to receive $10.2 billion to help build China’s OBOR initiative

The Singapore branch of the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) is shelling out S$10.2 billion (RMB 50 billion) to support infrastructure development initiatives by local companies as it lays the groundwork in the city-state


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Singapore launches masterplan for new HDB town in Tengah

The Ministry of National Development is inviting Singaporeans to check out the Tengah exhibition at HDB Hub Sales Display Area as the masterplan for the newest HDB town has already been unveiled. Minister for National Development


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Singapore’s construction sector outlook in Q4 crumbles

While the overall business optimism for Q4 saw a slight uptick, the construction sector continues to draw a downtrend, with only one of the six indicators passing a positive outlook. According to Singapore Commercial Credit Bureau’s


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Major developers set to pounce hard on Marina Bay site tender

With the recent launching of the tender for the White Site at Central Boulevard in Marina Bay, property experts see major developers taking the opportunity to bid given the scarcity of vacant plots available for the


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URA launches tender for the White site at Central Boulevard

The Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) has launched the White site at Central Boulevard for sale by public tender today. It was available for sale on the Reserve List of the 2nd Half 2016 Government Land Sales


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S’pore’s Surbana Jurong acquires SMEC to be one of Asia’s largest consultancy

Surbana Jurong acquires SMEC for S$400m (US$300m) to become one of Asia’s largest consultancy powerhouses in urban & infrastructure developments Singapore-based Surbana Jurong Private Limited (Surbana Jurong), one of Asia’s leading consultancies in urban developments, and


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Chinese manufacturer recalls 35 defective subway trains from Singapore

It was recently revealed that on June 12th, 35 Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) trains in Singapore manufactured by Shandong-based CSR Sifang Locomotive & Rolling Stock Company Ltd had cracks on the bodies and key structural parts


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Singapore’s Thomson–East Coast Line in Full Swing

Last Major Civil Contract for the Construction of Sungei Bedok Station and its Associated Tunnels Awarded Today The Land Transport Authority (LTA) has awarded the civil contract for Sungei Bedok station and its associated tunnels. This


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Genting targets high-rolling Chinese gamblers with massive Jeju project

Genting is eyeing deep-pocketed Chinese gamblers and property buyers with its newest integrated development Resorts World Jeju. According to a report by CIMB, the resort could add $145m per annum to Genting’s bottomline. RWJ will be


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