EIB to provide £76m loan for Cambodian water treatment plant

20 Jun 2019 | Asia

European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to provide €85.9m (£76.3m) loan to Phnom Penh Water Supply Authority for the construction of the Bakheng Water Treatment Plant in Cambodia.

Mott MacDonald wins role on 1.4GW hydropower project in Pakistan

19 Jun 2019 | Asia

Mott MacDonald has been selected as lead consultant for the 1,410MW Tarbela 5th Extension hydropower project, which is being delivered by the Water and Power Development Authority of Pakistan.

New South Wales allocates £3.5bn for Sydney Metro West project

18 Jun 2019 | Asia

The state government of New South Wales (NSW), Australia has announced a budget of A$6.4bn (£3.5bn) to accelerate the construction of Sydney Metro West project in Australia.

Australia's Curtin University awards contract to deliver new £164m innovation precinct

12 Jun 2019 | Asia

Curtin University in Australia has awarded a contract to a consortium led by InfraRed Capital Partners to deliver the first stage of the university’s new industry and innovation precinct in Perth.

Queensland plans to build £340m men’s prison near Gatton

11 Jun 2019 | Asia

The state government of Queensland in Australia has announced plans to construct a new men’s prison near Gatton in the Lockyer Valley of South East Queensland, with an investment of A$618.863m (£339.5m).

Fulbright University breaks ground on new campus in Vietnam

11 Jun 2019 | Asia

Vietnam-based Fulbright University (Fulbright) has started construction on a new campus in Saigon High Tech Park, a park for high technology enterprises located in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

L&T secures EPC contracts for various projects in India

10 Jun 2019 | Asia

Indian construction giant Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has been awarded EPC contracts for various projects in India.

ADB agrees to finance £245m for Bangkok’s MRT system

6 Jun 2019 | Asia

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide THB9.9bn (£245m) in financing for the construction and operation of the Pink and Yellow lines of Bangkok’s mass rapid transit (MRT) system.

ADB to provide £277m loan to upgrade roads in Chhattisgarh, India

3 Jun 2019 | Asia

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide $350m (£277m) to rehabilitate and upgrade state highways and district roads in the Indian state of Chhattisgarh.

Hyatt to build 21 new hotels across Asia Pacific by 2020

28 May 2019 | Asia

Hyatt Hotels has unveiled plans to build 21 new luxury hotels and resorts across Asia Pacific by the end of 2020.

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