West 8 urban design & landscape architecture will receive the Bijhouwer Award for its exceptional and high quality design and implementation work in the areas of Garden Design and Landscape Architecture. The jury’s report stated that West 8 has been of significant importance to the development of the Dutch Landscape | Read More
“Until only a few months ago, property developers in China thought they were at the forefront of one of the great booms of the age, the fastest urbanisation in history. Even in China, however, where the financial system has been relatively isolated from the global meltdown, a sharp downturn in | Read More
Ajman continues to pave the way for big real estate projects to be developed in the emirate by continuing to execute various infrastructure projects, including road networks, and water and drainage systems. SOURCE: AMEinfo.com – Ajman Marina prepares infrastructure for big projects with Dhs3bn | Ajman Marina.
Senator Kim Carr, Australian Minister for Innovation, Industry, Science and Research today said the members of the newly established Built Environment Industry Innovation Council (BEIIC), should champion innovation in the industry. Among the members appointed are two Eminent Landscape Architects Prof Catherin Bull – Elisabeth Murdoch Professor of Landscape Architecture, | Read More
SINGAPORE: The world’s biggest supplier of wind power technology is pumping S$500 million into Singapore over the next ten years. SOURCE: Channelnewsasia.com.
Arabian Business have a great interview with the principal of Carol R Johnson Associates(CRJA) and their projects and design initiatives in UAE. Read more @ the SOURCE:ArabianBusiness.com – Making memories – Construction & Industry –
The Shanghai Daily has written an extensive article on the parks in Shanghai. “WESTERN park design harks back to concepts of paradise and unspoiled nature. Not so in China, a traditional “landscape society” that prefers to remodel Mother Nature, writes Nancy Zhang……” SOURCE: Chinese park – A place where man | Read More
A Chinese businessman is convinced that Malaysia is his springboard into the vast market of the Middle East. KNOWN as Jerry Ma by his Muslim friends and associates, Li Haihua is convinced that Malaysia is a firm springboard to venture into new investments in the country and also to expand | Read More
Mayor of London Boris Johnson announced today that he and his team are developing an Economic Recovery Action Plan designed to support Londoners and businesses through the predicted economic hardship ahead. The Mayor has already confirmed several steps he is taking to support London, which include: * Refocusing the London | Read More
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is providing additional funds to improve the basic services and infrastructure in small and medium-sized towns of Bangladesh. The $87 million loan, sourced from ADB’s Special Funds, will be released in phases. The fund disbursements to each town are linked to governance reform and improvement | Read More