The European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has agreed to provide financial assistance for rehabilitation work at Tajikistan’s Qairokkum hydropower plant.
UK-based security solutions provider Smiths Detection has opened a new training and experience centre in India to serve airport clients.
Chinese solar panel maker Risen Energy has broken ground on its 2.5GW heterojunction cell and module manufacturing facility in Ninghai county in the city of Ningbo, Zhejiang province, China.
Japan-based urban landscape developer Mori Building has commenced construction on JPY580bn (£4.48bn) urban regeneration project, Toranomon-Azabudai District Category 1 Urban Redevelopment Project, in central Tokyo.
Duke Kunshan University, a Chinese-American partnership of Wuhan University and Duke University, has broken ground on the second phase of its sustainable campus expansion project in Jiangsu province, China.
CIMIC Group company CPB Contractors has been awarded a contract worth A$424m (£236m) by the state government of New South Wales (NSW) to deliver a hospital redevelopment in the state.
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has decided to establish a new factory within its Nagasaki Shipyard & Machinery Works to manufacture aero engine parts in Nagasaki, Japan.
The Government of India has approved the construction of a 108km-long railway line between Vaibhavwadi and Kolhapur in the state of Maharashtra.
Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) has raised INR102.06bn (£1.1bn), marking the financial closure of the INR133.52bn (£1.5bn) expansion of the Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru (KIAB) in the Indian state of Karnataka.
Australian supermarket giant Woolworths has broken ground on the A$135m (£75.3m) Melbourne Fresh Distribution Centre (MFDC) in Truganina in Victoria, Australia.
Finnish oil refining and marketing company Neste has commenced construction on the expansion of the new production line for renewable and sustainable products at its refinery in Singapore.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide $415m (£342m) to Georgia for the construction of a new highway.
Philippines’ conglomerate San Miguel (SMHC) has been selected by the Philippines’ Department of Transportation (DOTr) for the construction of the $14.3bn (£11.7bn) Bulacan Airport in the Bulacan province of the Philippines.
A joint venture between TCC Assets and Frasers Property has unveiled plans for a $3.8bn (£3.1bn) One Bangkok, a fully-integrated mixed-use district in Bangkok, Thailand.
SIG, a company that provides systems and solutions for aseptic packaging, has announced the construction of a €180m (£165m) second production plant in Suzhou, China, as part of its investment in the Asia-Pacific region.
French environmental services provider Suez was selected by Delhi Jal Board to build and operate a wastewater treatment plant in New Delhi, India.
Technology group Wärtsilä has been awarded an EPC contract for a 100MW/100MWh capacity energy storage project in South East Asia.
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.
Kawasaki Heavy Industries’ subsidiary Hydrogen Engineering Australia (HEA) has commenced construction on the Hydrogen Liquefaction and Loading Terminal in Australia.
Link Alliance, a consortium led by Vinci Construction, has won a €970m design-construction contract for the €2.5bn (£2.24bn) City Rail Link (CRL) Project in Auckland, New Zealand.