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Kai Tak site sold for HK$11.1 billion
Airport Authority welcomes new board appointments

FWD Group celebrates official opening of House 1881
A revitalised landmark honouring heritage and fostering community engagement

How prepared is Hong Kong for climate change challenges? asks RICS
Urgent need to make HK a 'resilient city' at heart of coming built environment summit

Zhuhai Lianzhou Airport officially opened
Granted Class A1 general airport and home base of Xiang Tai Airline

Arcadis' new regional headquarters by One Space awarded
Named one of "Most Inspiring Workspaces" by Human Resources Magazine

CIC BIM Space officially launched
The first batch of 29 BIM Manager recognised by CIC receive the certificate in the ceremony

Spectacle as Largest Free-span Grid Shell Glazed Roof
Costed over US$37 million to build, the Spectacle Roof is 37 m high and is covered by 8,073.1 meter square free-forming triangulated steel grid shell

More than 2,200 lighting and LED companies to feature at Asia's leading lighting exhibition
Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition returns from 9 - 12 June 2019 at the China Import and Export Fair Complex in Guangzhou

A central hub connecting three of Changi Airport's current four terminals
Interior design, retail and aviation facility planning for Jewel executed by Benoy

2019 Macao International Environmental Co-operation Forum & Exhibition concludes successfully
A total of 44 agreements were signed and 350 business matching sessions were held at the Green Matching Area

AIA Shanghai technical lecture on silicone glazing presented by Dow
Lawrence Carbary of Dow explained how the 50 years proven performance of structural Silicone Glazing is demonstrated

A new "never seen before train car"
New limited express train "Laview" debuts in March 2019

Cabbani custom made parquet from France
Now available in Hong Kong from Beauty Floor Engineering

Airport Authority releases Sustainability Report 2017/18
The report covers 4 key pillars: "Our People", "World-class Gateway", "Our Future Airport" and "HK People's Airport"

The world's tallest wooden building Mjosa Tower completed in Norway
The 18-floor building includes a hotel, private homes and office space

Odunpazari Modern Museum to open in northwest Turkey
A major new museum designed by Kengo Kuma and Associates

Progress report on key projects undertaken by Swire Properties
Taikoo Li Qiantan in Shanghai is expected to be completed in 2020

Re-uniting 15 local historical relics
To enhance architectural know-how and public appreciation towards conservation projects

The Sukhothai Shanghai unveils its Premier Suite
The hotel features 170 guest rooms and 31 suites ranging from 44 to 172 sq m

Prolight + Sound Guangzhou 2019 concludes with record high participant figures
1,353 exhibitors from 25 countries and regions along with 81,154 professional visitors joined the event

Dow to showcase innovative façade applications at Window Door Façade Expo China 2019
A new website offering an all-in-one, industry-leading B2B e-commerce experience is available

World Flooring Forum in Shanghai draws global audience
DOMOTEX asia/CHINAFLOOR will be open in Shanghai from 26-28 March 2019

New set of International Standards for BIM to flourish across projects and borders
ISO 19650 has already been shown to help users save up to 22 % in construction costs

Co-working space expects high potential growth in China
China's co-working space sector has been growing at a YoY rate of 30%

Link REIT invests in Shenzhen mall for US$975 million
The 6-storey shopping precinct, named Central Walk is located in the CBD of Futian

MOU signed between Hong Kong and the Mainland to formulate the expansion of air services
AA welcomes the "Outline Development Plan for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area"

Prolight + Sound Guangzhou 2019 to boast international brands, buyers and businesses
Opening this Sunday (February 24), the show will gather 1,353 exhibitors and trade visitors from around the world

Waste recycling and recovery contracts awarded
Suez NWS secured several contracts in the Greater Bay area

Launching of Rooftop Republic Academy
The event will include an introduction to the academy, tour of the rooftop farm and panel discussion

Wharf secured the group's first Green Loan Facility
The loan will be used to partially refinance Chengdu IFS

BIM Certification and Accreditation Schemes officially launched
Government stressed that BIM is the core element of construction innovation

Improved method for estimating the probability of extreme events
The new method will be used in updating building codes and land-use regulations

'Floating Island' concept for Shenzhen Bay's MixC Retail Centre
The newly opened 80,000 sq m retail centre is situated in China Resources Land's Headquarters mixed-use development

ISH China & CIHE: the go-to trade fair for capturing lucrative opportunities in China's HVAC industry
The trade fair will return to the New International China Exhibition Center in Beijing on 6 - 8 May 2019

Zhuhai International Convention and Exhibition Center
High-end exhibition complex in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area

Builders Trade Online & Offline year-round promotion for less than HK$2,300 per month
The most Effective, Efficient and Economical channel to promote your Building Products and Services to professional buyers in the region and worldwide

2019 Wood & Bamboo Flooring HOSTED BUYERS PROGRAM
DOMOTEX asia/CHINAFLOOR Wood Flooring, March 26-28, 2019, Shanghai

Taichung Commercial Bank Headquarters project wins WAF Award
The project is a 200-m high tower located in the commercial centre of Taichung city, Taiwan

RIBA International Prize 2018 - shortlist announced
Three of the four projects being shortlisted are education buildings

China Theme Park Pipeline Report release
70 new theme parks are under construction or in a detailed planning stage

The ultimate set of architectural lighting instruments
Zumtobel Supersystem integral collection designed by Austrian studio EOOS

A new Hong Kong boundary crossing facility
A joint project between Aedas and Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners

Invaluable role of housing managers spelled out in landmark study
Research reveals housing management professionals' contribution in maintaining the liveability of Hong Kong

The Audrey Irmas Pavilion, Los Angeles
Focusing on communicating the energy of gathering and exchange

Over 170 delegates joined the latest BEC EnviroSeries Conference
To explore how businesses can contribute to Hong Kong's decarbonisation strategy

Prolight + Sound Guangzhou achieves sustainable growth amidst a dynamic industry shift
A phenomenal industry event to be held from 24 - 27 February 2019 at Area A of the China Import and Export Fair Complex in Guangzhou, China


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