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.
Swiss electrical equipment manufacturer ABB has broken ground on its new manufacturing and research facility in Kangqiao near Shanghai, China.
L&T Construction, the construction unit of Indian technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services conglomerate L&T, has won a contract from the City and Industrial Development Corporation of Maharashtra (CIDCO) for the construction of 23,432 residential units with on-site infrastructure works at various locations in Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra.
Motherson Sumi Systems (MSSL), an Indian company that manufactures automotive wiring harnesses, has broken ground on a production facility at Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ) Al Hamra Industrial Zone in the UAE.
US-based hospitality firm Standard International, the parent company of The Standard, has announced the opening of The Standard, Huruvalhi Maldives resort near Male.
Hong Kong-based real estate company Hang Lung Properties has announced the opening of Conrad Shenyang hotel at its Forum 66, a commercial development comprising a shopping mall and Grade A office towers, in China.
Design and architecture studio Heatherwick Studio has unveiled designs for a ‘planted pergola’ complex at the heart of the new Toranomon-Azabudai district in Tokyo, Japan.
Australian developer Crown Group has unveiled plans for an A$1bn (£550m) luxury waterfront residential precinct on the Jakarta waterfront in Indonesia.
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.