Dutch architecture and urban design company MVRDV has been selected to design the 101,300m² Shimao ShenKong International Centre mixed-use development in Shenzhen, China.
Starbucks Coffee Company is planning to build a roasting facility in China, with an investment of approximately $130m.
The US Army Corps of Engineers has awarded a contract to Jacobs Engineering Group to provide design services for a $605m (£472m) military base in South Korea.
Samsung Electronics has started construction on a new $220m Research and Development Center in Hanoi, the capital city of Vietnam.
India is set to open the world’s largest cricket stadium, named Motera Stadium, in Ahmedabad in the state of Gujarat.
A consortium of L&T’s Metallurgical & Material Handling (MMH) business and Mitsubishi has commissioned a hot strip mill with a production capacity of three million tonnes per annum capacity, at the Steel Authority of India’s (SAIL) Rourkela steel plant in Odisha, India.
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM), a Chicago-based architecture firm, has completed the Tianjin Finance Centre, a 530m glass skyscraper, located in Tianjin, China.
Zaha Hadid Architects has announced that construction on the new exhibition and conference centre, a part of the Chengdu’s Unicorn Island masterplan, in Sichuan province, West China is nearing completion.
Kerjaya Prospek Group has secured a contract worth MYR617m ($151m) from Aspen Group for the construction of a luxury residential project in Penang, Malaysia.
Ineos Styrolution, a German styrenics supplier, has announced its plans to build a new ABS plant in China with a planned annual capacity of 600,000 tonnes.
Japanese automotive giant Toyota has unveiled plans to build a prototype city of the future, which will serve as a fully connected ecosystem powered by hydrogen fuel cells.
UK-based healthcare services company International Hospitals Group (IHG) has been selected for the construction of three hospitals in Oman.
Thailand-based property developer Magnolia Quality Development Corporation (MQDC) has announced plans to increase the investment for The Forestias, a mixed-use multi-generational lifestyle project on Bangna-Trad Road in Thailand, from $2.98bn to $4.14bn.
Hyundai Motor Company has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Indonesian government for the construction of its first vehicle manufacturing plant in the country.
Singapore-based property developer City Developments, real estate company CapitaLand and hospitality real estate investment trust company Ascott Residence Trust (Ascott REIT) have partnered to redevelop the Liang Court site in Clarke Quay.
Thailand-based hotel management company ONYX Hospitality Group has signed a management agreement with Hong Kong-based real estate development, investment and asset management firm Metropoly Holdings to open its first hotel in Japan with Amari Niseko.
Gammon Construction has won a contract worth HK$4.75bn ($605.7m) to deliver an Advanced Manufacturing Centre (AMC) for the Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks in Hong Kong.
The Queensland government in Australia has invited bids from potential contractors to deliver the next stage of work as part of the A$352m ($243m) Rookwood Weir project on the Fitzroy River, 60km south-west of Rockhampton.
U City, an affiliate of infrastructure developer BTS Group, in cooperation with Fortune Hand Ventures has announced plans to invest THB5bn (£131m) for the construction of VERSO International School in Bangkok, Thailand.
Spanish wind turbine manufacturer Siemens Gamesa has broken ground on its nacelle assembly facility at the Port of Taichung in Taiwan.