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 –
A joint venture between the Rutland Group and Royal Bank of Scotland will appeal Waverley Borough Council’s rejection of its plans for 2,600 homes at the Dunsfold aerodrome near Guildford, Surrey. SOURCE: Rutland and RBS to appeal against 2,600 homes | Read More
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 | Read More
It’s been a long time coming – but the city council has finally written out its vision for the heart of Leeds. SOURCE: Yorkshire Evening Post – Leeds city centre 2020 masterplan revealed – .
British PM Gordon Brown revealed on Monday that his country has signed an agreement with Abu Dhabi to develop technologies for low-carbon-emitting energy. SOURCE: ArabianBusiness.com – UK signs green energy deal with Masdar – Energy –
The UDA, Central Environment Authority and the Sri Lanka Land Reclamation and Development Corporation (SLLR&DC), have been entrusted with the task of devising the master plan. Secretary to the Ministry of Urban Development Dr. P. Ramanujam told The Sunday Times | 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 | Read More
“SCOTLAND’S centre of architecture and design, The Lighthouse in Glasgow, will have to wait another month to see if it can receive a boost in funding from Glasgow City Council to help it avoid the prospect of closure.” SOURCE: The | Read More
“Water used for irrigation in the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) is the leading cause of an impending water shortage, according to World Bank reports.” SOURCE: Gulfnews: Farming ‘main cause of water shortage’.