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China consortium wins Kai Tak site for HK$12.92b

A consortium comprising two mainland state-owned enterprises – China Resources Land and Poly Property – has been awarded the tender for Kai Tak Area 4C Site 1 in Kowloon for HK$12.92 billion, or HK$18,080 per square


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$70 Billion Toll-Road Plan to Connect Indonesia’s Sprawl

Indonesia President Joko Widodo is planning an unprecedented $70 billion splurge on toll roads to help connect the most strung-out country on the planet. It’s almost the equivalent of laying bitumen from New York to San


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Danish energy developer secures NT$25 billion green revolving loan in Taiwan

Orsted, a Danish energy developer, has secured a NT$25 billion (US$806 million) syndicated green revolving loan facility for its offshore wind farm projects off the coast of Changhua County, central Taiwan. Orsted, one of the companies


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Kai Tak site sale set

A Kai Tak site in the 2019-20 Land Sale Programme will be sold by public tender, the Lands Department announced today. The site is listed as New Kowloon Inland Lot No. 6607, located at Shing Kai


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Cambodia building collapse kills 7

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — A seven-story building under construction collapsed in Cambodia’s coastal city of Sihanoukville early Saturday, killing seven workers and injuring 21, authorities said. Provincial authorities said in a statement that four Chinese


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Mott MacDonald to act as consultant for Pakistan hydropower project

Mott MacDonald has been appointed as lead consultant for the Tarbela 5th Extension hydropower project. The project, being delivered by the Water and Power Development Authority of Pakistan, will increase the Tarbela Power Plant’s total generating


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Thyssenkrupp Elevator bags huge order at Beijing airport

Beijing Daxing Airport will serve as a second hub for China Southern Airlines. Thyssenkrupp Elevator will supply the new airport in the south of the city with 155 elevators and 22 escalators. The new airport will


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18 building plans approved

The Buildings Department approved 18 building plans in April – five on Hong Kong Island, four in Kowloon and nine in the New Territories. Of the approved plans, seven were for apartment and apartment/commercial developments and the rest


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Atkins-designed “The Hari” hotel in Hong Kong topped out

“The Hari”, an Atkins-designed hotel project in Hong Kong, has topped out on April 9, 2019, reaching a major milestone. Wilton Wong, Technical Director for Architecture at Atkins, said: “It’s with great pride that we top


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Japan’s Inpex to build $18bn onshore LNG project in Indonesia

Japanese energy company Inpex is expected to agree in principle a deal with the Indonesian government to build an $18.4bn liquid natural gas (LNG) plant in the eastern Indonesian province of Maluku (pictured), the Nikkei Asian


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