Swiss multinational speciality chemicals company Clariant has unveiled plans to construct a new catalyst production site in China.
Tata Projects, a subsidiary of Indian conglomerate Tata Group, has won a bid for the construction of the new Parliament building in the capital city of New Delhi.
The state government of Gujarat in India has approved a letter of intent (LOI) to develop INR19bn ($260m) compressed natural gas (CNG) terminal at the Bhavnagar port in the western Indian state.
The Indian Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved the INR56.17bn ($763.2m) Haryana Orbital Rail Corridor Project from Palwal to Sonipat via Sohna-Manesar-Kharkhauda.
The Yokohama Rubber Company has announced that it will build a new off-highway tyre plant in Andhra Pradesh, India that will entail an investment of $165m.
India’s L&T Construction has secured three contracts to build office project in Bangalore, supply surface-based bulk drinking water in Punjab and construct down and up lines of a bypass grade separator in Madhya Pradesh.
Philippine Infradev’s wholly-owned unit Makati City Subway has awarded an EPC contract, worth $1.2bn, to China Construction Second Engineering Bureau for the construction of the $3.7bn Makati Subway Project.
World Bank has signed an $82m financing deal with the state government of Himachal Pradesh in India to fund the $303.4m Himachal Pradesh State Roads Transformation Project to improve traffic flows on priority segments of the state’s core road network.
Strabag’s subsidiary Strabag Rail, in consortium with Czech partner OHL ŽS, has been awarded a €106m contract to upgrade 9.6km section of track from Dětmarovice to the Polish border in the Czech Republic.
The Power Transmission & Distribution Business of Indian construction firm Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has secured an order to construct power transmission lines and substations related to an infrastructure project in Telangana, India.
Hospitality giant Marriott International has expanded its presence in China with the inauguration of its dual-branded hotel Yinchuan, the capital of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to invest €650m to fund the construction of 32.4km metro line in Kanpur in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.
Ramboll, architect Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) and Hijjas have been selected by the Penang State Government as winners to design the masterplan for the new Penang South Islands (PSI) in Malaysia.
Gammon Construction, a 50/50 joint venture between Balfour Beatty and Asian-based conglomerate Jardine Matheson, has won a HK$12.88bn (about £1.27bn) contract to expand Terminal 2 at Hong Kong International Airport.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $1bn loan to fund the construction of $3.94bn Delhi-Meerut Regional Rapid Transit System (RRTS) network in India.
L&T Construction’s Heavy Civil Infrastructure Business has started work on the120MW Lower Kopili hydropower project in Assam, India.
CPB Contractors, the Australian subsidiary of CIMIC Group, has secured four projects worth A$107m ($76.5m) in India and Australia.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has announced the financial closure of BAKAD project, a $585m ring-road located around the city of Almaty in Kazakhstan.
India’s Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has started civil works at the 660MW power unit for the Sagardighi supercritical thermal power project in West Bengal, India.
The Philippines’ Department of Transportation (DOTr) has awarded two civil works contracts, worth around PHP38bn ($728m) in total, for the $6.1bn Malolos–Clark Railway Project.