Reliance Power has signed agreements with the Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDP) for the first phase of a 750MW LNG-based combined cycle power project in Meghnaghat, Bangladesh.
Leighton Asia, a subsidiary of CIMIC Group, has been awarded an order worth AUD70.4M ($52.74M) by home furniture giant IKEA to build its first flagship store in Hyderabad, India.
Reliance Infrastructure (RInfra), part of Reliance Group, has received the letter of acceptance (LOA) from the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) for an INR7.1bn ($110.5M) road project in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
Pestech (Cambodia), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Pestech International, has bagged a $100M contract from Cambodia-based Alex Corporation for the Stung Tatay Hydro Power Plant – Phnom Penh Transmission System Project in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
TCC Assets (Thailand) and Frasers Centrepoint Limited (FCL) have joined forces to build an integrated district in Bangkok [pictured], Thailand.
Leighton Asia has won an order from the Airport Authority Hong Kong to deliver the Terminal 1 (T1) Annex Building and Carpark 4 Expansion Project at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA).
China is planning to build a new city to be nearly three times the size of New York, it has been reported.
L&T Construction, the construction unit of Larsen & Toubro (L&T), has announced that its Buildings & Factories business won an INR29.03bn ($447M) contract for the construction of a residential project in Mumbai [pictured], India.
Mott Macdonald has announced that the Karot hydropower project in Pakistan has achieved financial close.
Chicago Bridge & Iron Company (CB&I) has won a $460M contract for the Afipsky Oil Refinery Expansion Project in Krasnodar [pictured], Russia.
Singapore-based construction firm KSH Holdings has won a contract from the National University of Singapore [pictured] to construct a research facility.
L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering Limited (LTHE), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Larsen & Toubro (L&T), has won a $245M contract from the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) for the Neelam Redevelopment & B173AC project offshore India.
Beijing Zhonghang Zhucheng Airport Construction Consulting Co., Ltd (Zhonghang Zhucheng) has appointed Arup Group Limited to provide engineering services for the reconstruction and extension of Lhasa Gonggar International Airport (LXA) in Tibet.
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has announced plans to invest $100M in the 720MW Karot run-of-river hydropower project in Pakistan.
G-Tech Optoelectronics (GTOC), a subsidiary of the Foxconn Technology Group, has teamed up with Kinestral Technologies to renovate its existing touch panel manufacturing facility in Taiwan in order to support the production of responsive smart-tinting glass Halio.
Lian Beng Construction, a unit of Singapore-based construction group Lian Beng Group, has won a $435M ($307.5M) contract from the Housing & Development Board (HDB) to build a multi-user industrial complex at Defu South area in Singapore.
Test drilling for India’s first undersea high-speed rail tunnel has commenced, The Economic Times reported.
Two wholly-owned subsidiaries of Malaysia-based oilfield services company SapuraKencana Petroleum Berhad (SKPB) have won contracts worth $97.4M.
Knusford Berhad (KB), a Malaysian construction and property firm, and China Railway Dongfang Group Sdn. Bhd. (CRECSB) have secured a $166M contract from ArthaLand to provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for its Cebu Exchange project in the Philippines.
German automotive firm Daimler has unveiled plans to build its first passenger car production plant in Russia, entailing an investment of more than €250M.