Australian construction giant Leighton Holdings, which operates in more than 20 countries, was at the centre of a corruption scandal Thursday, with allegations of bribery among senior executives.Thursday, 3 October, 2013, 4:33pm
Leighton Holdings chairman Stephen Johns resigned along with two non-executive directors at Australia's largest construction company, citing a dispute with its controlling shareholder Hochtief.23 Mar 2013 - 3:41am
Usually the tech gadgets of choice in corporate boxes are Blackberries, iPhones or Androids, but for one bigwig in the west stand at Hong Kong Stadium pride of place went to a pedometer.26 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
Benefiting from the infrastructure boom in Hong Kong, Leighton Contractors (Asia) is recruiting about 20 new staff to work on a long list of projects.30 Apr 2011 - 12:00am
Hamish Tyrwhitt brings to the business of managing his construction team the lessons learned in the sporting challenges that he relishes.29 Nov 2010 - 12:00am
Company promotes 'work hard, play hard' culture among staff to build rapport and enhance teamwork
As the construction industry continues to boom, recruiting and retaining staff has become a challenge for construction companies. Instead of motivating staff with a handsome package, Leighton Asia emphasises the teamwork culture and engages staff in its achievements.24 Oct 2008 - 12:00am
Superior client service and a commitment to safety and the environment have secured a place for Leighton Asia among the three finalists for this year's Business Excellence Award.15 Oct 1999 - 12:00am
Leighton Asia has won a $910 million contract to construct a major housing development at Tin Shui Wai for the Housing Authority.
This follows the awarding last week to the firm of a $1.14 billion rail construction contract at Tseung Kwan O in a joint venture with China State Construction Engineering.10 Mar 1999 - 12:00am
Australian construction group Leighton Holdings, which has a substantial presence in Hong Kong, has reported a 37 per cent surge in net profit to A$70.2 million (about HK$420.5 million) for the year to June.15 Aug 1996 - 12:00am
LEIGHTON Contractors (Asia) has added to its recent success on the Chek Lap Kok airport project with a $116 million contract to build part of the $6 billion first stage of the Strategic Sewage Disposal Scheme.
The firm will start work on the project this month.20 Jun 1994 - 12:00am