Swiss chocolate-maker Barry Callebaut has broken ground on its new chocolate and compound manufacturing facility in Baramati, about 250km south-east of Mumbai, India.
Chinese mobile phone manufacturer Oppo has broken ground on a new research and development (R&D) centre in Chang'an Town, China to accelerate global innovation strategy.
Australian construction firm Multiplex has been selected by developer Iris Residential to deliver the A$100m (£56m) Amara City Gardens in Booragoon, Western Australia (WA).
Australian retail property group Vicinity Centres and Golden Age Group have started construction on A$450m (£250.9m) three-tower luxury residential scheme, Sky Garden, atop The Glen shopping centre located in south east Melbourne, Australia.
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.
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.
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).
Hyatt Hotels has unveiled plans to build 21 new luxury hotels and resorts across Asia Pacific by the end of 2020.
Chinese modular building provider CIMC Modular Building Systems (CIMC MBS) has commenced construction of Hong Kong’s first modular building project for permanent use.
Construction firm Multiplex has completed construction on A$54.2m ($37.5m) Ian Potter Centre for Performing Arts for Monash University in Melbourne, Australia.
Ayala Healthcare (AC Health) has unveiled plans to build the first dedicated cancer specialty hospital in the Philippines, with an investment of approximately PHP2bn ($38.3m).
Australian contractor Multiplex has completed construction of the first luxury tower on LK Property Group’s A$800m ($560m) six-star retail and high-rise residential development, Capitol Grand.
Developer Brookfield has been awarded a contract by Chevron Australia to build a 29-storey office tower built at Elizabeth Quay in Australia.
Ground has been broken on the new multipurpose sports complex, Kai Tak Sports Park, in Hong Kong.
Construction firm Multiplex has been selected as preferred contractor by the Destination Brisbane Consortium (DBC) for the main works of A$3.6bn ($2.5bn) Queen’s Wharf Brisbane Integrated Resort Development in Australia.
Singapore developer GuocoLand has unveiled the concept and design of a new S$2.4bn ($1.8bn) mixed-use development in the Beach Road district, Singapore.
Westminster School, an independent day and boarding school in London, England, has broken ground on a new campus in Chengdu, the capital of southwestern China’s Sichuan province.
Japanese multinational ceramics and electronics manufacturer Kyocera has commenced construction on new facility in Shiga, Japan to produce automated equipment for “smart factory”.
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved $280m loan for two projects in Sri Lanka to improve housing conditions for low-income communities.
Chinese tyre maker Prinx Chengshan has broken ground on a $300m manufacturing facility at Eastern Seaboard Industrial Zone WHA EISE 3 (Chonburi) in Thailand.