KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 20): Vivocom Intl Holdings Bhd is forming a 60:40 joint venture (JV) with MACfeam Sdn Bhd to tender for contracts under the East Coast Rail Line (ECRL) project in Terengganu and Pahang.
Yong Tai Bhd (Oct 16, RM1.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 13): Kumpulan Jetson Bhd rose as much as 1.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 12): Kumpulan Jetson Bhd said its 51%-owned unit has bagged a subcontract worth RM76.
The term “smart cities” has been uttered by many, but what makes a city intelligent? Are we really there yet in terms of developing smart cities? Does a smart city equate to less human interaction and render a city soulless? These issues were discussed at a panel discussion themed “Future-planning: Emerging trends in sustainable projects” at the Future Forward Forum 2017 on Sept 7.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 6): Malaysia’s construction sector in particular is likely to benefit well from higher earnings next year following increased investments from China, said Eastspring Investments Bhd.
How do we make housing more affordable? How can we make our daily lives easier without the need for deep pockets? Those are questions that are being asked globally and one solution could be through smart design including in city planning and construction or smart cities.
The Asia-Pacific region has been impacted by China’s capital outflow control with China’s outbound investment in Asia Pacific in the first half of this year (1H2017) having slumped 59% y-o-y, according to CBRE Research’s Asia Pacific Marketview 2Q2017 report.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 30): Sunway Bhd, which has earlier appointed Datuk Seri Idris Jala to co-chair the now a trading/services company, is scanning to identify new business avenues, possibly involving technology.