Growth in China Property Investment Slows
Property investment in China rose 7.8 per cent in January-October from the same period a year earlier, slowing from an 8.1 per cent gain in the...
Research and Trends in Chinese Architecture
The latest research surrounding architecture in China has mainly focused on six aspects: urban design, architectural culture and heritage protection, building technology and green building, rural...
A Tsunami Hits the Recycling World, and We’ll All Feel it Soon
Whether you felt it or not, the earth shaking actions that unfolded recently will ultimately have an impact on every one of us.
Should We Welcome Chinese Investment into Australia’s Construction Industry?
China’s audacious $1.8 trillion global infrastructure and construction project, touted as the new Silk Road, is a clear sign of the country’s ambition to be seen...
Developers ‘Cash-in’ with Micro-Flat’s in Hong Kong
With its marble-clad lobby, sweeping balcony views and sleek, modern decor, Donny Chan's apartment building would seem the kind of upscale tower most young Hong Kong...
Should Australia Join China’s Silk Road?
Nearly 70 countries have signed up to be a part of China's new Silk Road plan but Australia is yet to jump aboard the trillion-dollar gravy...
China’s Rental Market Surging
China's sky-high apartment prices and its footloose generation of millennials are fuelling demand for rental apartments, driving investment by foreign private equity funds and Chinese real...
Coal Prices Soar after Cyclone Debbie
Coal prices are soaring as the widespread impact of Cyclone Debbie on Queensland's mining industry becomes clearer.
Architecture Students Get a Real-life Lesson in Building Real Buildings
Today’s architectural education is facing challenges from modern construction industry and undergoing a difficult transition.
NSW Govt to Probe Chinese Land Visa Deal
The NSW government is investigating claims a Chinese developer promised overseas investors a permanent resident visa in Australia if they bought into a NSW Hunter Valley...
APA Group a $13bn Chinese Takeover Target
Shares in energy infrastructure giant APA Group have soared following a $13 billion takeover proposal from a Chinese consortium led by CK Infrastructure Holdings.
Chinese Investors Feeling Unwelcome in Australia
Chinese investors are more wary about Australia, with a growing number saying they feel unwelcome.
CPPIB to Invest $800M in Chinese Real Estate
The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) will invest $800 million in two new property developments in China by developer Longfor Properties, it announced on Monday.
Aecon Votes to Approve Takeover Offer by Chinese Company
Aecon shareholders have voted overwhelmingly to approve a $1.5-billion takeover of the Canadian company by a Chinese firm.
Chinese Power Firm Wants in on Snowy 2.0
The world's largest power equipment manufacturer is keen to enter the Australian market, pinpointing the massive Snowy 2.0 project as a likely prospect.
Chinese Investment in Australian Property up 60%
Chinese investment in Australia has grown 60 per cent to $15 billion as investors continue to buy real estate, and expand into new areas such as...
Foreign Buyers to Continue Driving Commercial Property
After acquiring more than half of all Australian office towers sold last year, foreign investors are expected to continue to show a strong appetite for commercial...
China Sovereign Wealth Fund Breaks Record for Office Property Deal
One of the world's largest sovereign wealth funds has acquired a nine-tower portfolio of office assets for a staggering $2.45 billion sum, in what is believed...