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  1. Property - International - RECONSTRUCTION

    Rethink urged on revamp of '60 s chic hotel in Tokyo

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 05:16am by James King

    ... to force a rethink. The Tokyo Olympic Games of 2020 may be the impetus behind the decision to destroy the main hotel building in favour of a 38-storey steel-and-glass tower expansion, but Brule ... will drop, that people realise what they have. "Tokyo is working hard to re-establish itself as a financial hub. They've got all this momentum with the Olympics, but when you have amazing ...

  2. Property - International - ACQUISITIONS

    Logistics fund falls on radar of real estate manager Croesus

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 04:23am by Bloomberg

    ... in 2015, Yong said. He may also expand outside Japan a few years later. While Croesus had been looking to manage hospitality assets in Japan, the selection of Tokyo to host the 2020 Olympic Games ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - DESIGN

    LED evangelist Teddy Lo combines art and commerce in real world

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 04:37am by James King

    ... with the Beijing Olympics and the Shanghai Expo having showed the world how LED-advanced the nation has become. "Advanced in manufacturing power, yes, but in technology, Japan, the US and Europe ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - DESIGN

    Mainland China towers scraping the sky in a green and modern way

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 05:11am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... CCDI to employ the latest environmental advancements to build an Olympic-sized sports stadium of comparable scale to Beijing's national stadium, Herzog & de Meuron's Bird's ...

  5. Property - International - SPECIAL REPORT: PROPERTY MATTERS

    Sport raises housing stakes in Brazil

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 05:08am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... not expected because of demand-supply imbalances". Many have equated surging home prices with Brazil's successful bids for the 2014 Fifa World Cup, and the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. ... the hype will be shortlived. "Neither the World Cup nor the Olympic Games will boost Brazil's economy," last month's report suggests. EH expects growth to remain low at 1.8 per ...

  6. Property - International - CANADA

    Vancouver developer targets world’s wealthy with his ‘52-storey sculpture’

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 03:16pm by Ian Young

    ... the Canadian Olympic team in his youth). "I know that my personal life is enriched from taking the best that different cultures can offer. I don't think anyone has an argument ...

  7. Lifestyle - Interiors & Living - DESIGN

    Architect Ken Shuttleworth was born to design beautiful buildings

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 04:39am by ADELE BRUNNER

    ... 2012 Olympic Games; the Cube in Birmingham, a striking, mixed-use development; the St Paul's Information Centre, a kiosk next to St Paul's Cathedral in London, which Shuttleworth says ...

  8. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Office space shortage fuels rent rise in Beijing

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 01:41am by BLOOM

    ... to finish projects ahead of the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Development has been slow to restart while much of the new space has been taken by state firms. Between 2009 and 2012, 2.2 million sqmetres ... a year in Beijing since the Olympics, more than double the 240,000 sqmetres of new workspace added in the period, according to CBRE. That pushed rents to 413 yuan (HK$515) a square metre per ...

  9. Property - International - DEVELOPMENT

    China's Fosun joins bid for €915m Greek privatisation project

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 01:41am by AP

    ... International to develop a coastal Olympic complex, left largely abandoned since Athens hosted the 2004 Games. Greece's Lamda Development increased its offer by 25 per cent to €915 million (HK$9.8 billion) for the project at Hellenikon, the Greek capital's former airport that hosted six Olympic events, the Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund said on Wednesday. Lamda's bid ...

  10. Property - International - SPECIAL REPORT: PROPERTY MATTERS

    How the end of Canada's millionaire visa will hit the property sector

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 07:34am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... had lodged them in Hong Kong. In February this year, while Canadians' eyes were on gold of another kind- "We were watching the [ice] hockey in the Winter Olympics," says Toronto ...




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