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.
The board of Indian Oil (IndianOil) has given green light to build an integrated para-xylene (PX) and purified terephthalic acid (PTA) complex project at Paradip, Odisha, with an investment of INR138.05bn ($1.8bn).
SUEZ NWS, together with its partner Huaibei City Construction Investment, has signed a contract to build and operate a hazardous waste management facility in Huaibei City, northern Anhui Province, China.
Hill International has secured a contract from Indian Oil Corporation (IOCL) to provide project management consultancy services for its new $275m research campus in Faridabad, India.
SNC-Lavalin announced that its Atkins business in a joint venture with Arup, has secured a design consultancy contract from MTR for the Tung Chung Line Extension in Hong Kong.
North Caspian Operating Company (NCOC) has awarded a contract, worth $135m, to Petrofac’s Engineering & Production Services (EPS) division in a joint venture with a Kazakhstan company Isker for new water treating facilities in Kazakhstan.
Gammon Construction, a 50/50 joint venture between Balfour Beatty and Jardine Matheson, has been awarded HK$5.67bn (£577m) contract to construct buildings, electrical and mechanical (E&M) works for the Central Kowloon Route.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide a $200m loan to Nepal for improving the power supply and distribution networks in the country.
The World Bank has agreed to provide a loan of $500m to Bangladesh to improve road connectivity along the Jashore-Jhenaidah corridor that covers four western districts.
L&T Construction’s transportation infrastructure business has been awarded EPC contract to build Packages 11 and 22 of the Delhi-Vadodara Expressway in India.
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved a loan of $165.5m to Uzbekistan to improve road efficiency, safety and climate resilience of cross-border roads in the Bukhara region.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $126m financing to the Filipino water regulator Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) to improve the water supply network in the country.
Ramboll, a Danish engineering, architecture and consultancy company, has been selected to provide landscape and eco water design for the Chinese tech company Tencent’s The Tencent Innovation City project in China.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide a $100m loan to improve the rural road network in Bangladesh.
China's energy and chemical company China Petroleum & Chemical (Sinopec) has announced the completion of what it claims to be the world's first and largest slurry-bed residue hydrogenation reactor in Zhoushan.
Shunde, a district of Foshan city in China's Guangdong province, has unveiled plans to build 10 ultra-large modern thematic industrial parks.
The World Bank has agreed to provide $450m for the development of roads in Nepal and also to set course for post-Covid-19 economic recovery through cross-border trade and better road safety.
KSK Land, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Malaysia’s KSK Group, has announced plans to build mixed-use residential and development project, 8 Conlay, at the heart of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Universal Beijing Resort has signed an agreement with IMAX China, a subsidiary of IMAX Corporation, to introduce China’s first-ever theme park destination, IMAX theatre.