Singapore’s central business district. Photo: AFP

Singapore plans to move facilities underground to free up more space for housing in centre

  • The plan foresees that more utilities, transport, storage and industrial facilities will be moved underground to free up surface land for people-centric uses
Topic |   Singapore

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Singapore’s central business district. Photo: AFP
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Experts say one of the biggest influences of the Belt and Road Initiative will be the export of the Chinese approach to contracting and the rule of law. Photo: Simon Song

Hong Kong or Singapore: who to trust on China’s belt and road disputes?

  • As President Xi Jinping’s infrastructure investment strategy intensifies, so too do legal disputes between investors, governments and Chinese players
  • As the two cities vie to be the destination of choice for settling these disputes they face an uneasy task: keeping China comfortable while assuring foreign parties they won’t be unduly influenced
Topic |   Belt and Road Initiative

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Experts say one of the biggest influences of the Belt and Road Initiative will be the export of the Chinese approach to contracting and the rule of law. Photo: Simon Song
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