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18 May 2018<p>Once seen as a haven for cheap manufacturing and knock-offs, China’s Shenzhen has become a mecca for entrepreneurs, innovators and tech …

Heading to Hong Kong: Has Victoria Beckham timed it well?

<b>Hong Kong’s retailers may be going through some turbulent times at present but that’s not putting off designer Victoria Beckham as she plans to make</b> …

Four trends shaping our future cities

<b>With big advances in science, technology and architecture our cities are changing at a rapid pace.</b><p>From sprawling metropolises to small cities, urban …

Urbanism

The top ten emerging world cities making their mark

<b>1. Shanghai</b><p>Shanghai is on the verge of becoming an ‘Established World City’ – already the 6th most globalised city in the world, having surpassed …

All change in Hong Kong's property market

<b>The dynamic Hong Kong property market has traditionally been dominated by a handful of old families.</b><p>But things are changing as developers from …

Can 3D printing revolutionize how we build low cost homes?

<b>Imagine constructing a sturdy brand new home from start to finish in just 10 days – a process that would normally take at least six months and</b> …

Cutting back on the most common office complaints

<b>In your office, do people sit at their desks with their coats buttoned up, warming their hands on coffee mugs? It’s more common than you think.</b><p>Even …

Buildings pushing boundaries

There’s no shortage of awe inspiring buildings around the world. Here are just a few which stand out for being the first to try something new or have …

Economic crisis challenges traditional construction methods

<b>Construction robots and engineered timber are a few examples of the innovations making their way on to building sites across the UK, in a bid to</b> …

A man-made oasis in the heart of India's capital

<b>“It’s an oasis in the middle of a very busy city – as soon as you go in, you feel a little different, a little more relaxed.”</b><p>In the heart of the …

How the tech effect is driving change in real estate - Real Views

<b>Great minds don’t always think alike. In the tech sector the emphasis is on innovation and pushing boundaries – and the minds that do this</b> …

Real Estate

What does the future hold for Myanmar's real estate?

<b>Myanmar’s young population, rising disposable incomes and low-cost labor pool reflect strong economic fundamentals, however the country’s real estate</b> …

Property superstitions to keep the bad spirits at bay

Hong Kong<p>Tenants of haunted houses often turn to a feng shui master, who can improve the negative energy and chase out unwanted spectral guests. …

Vending machines: A micro revolution in retail

Buying the latest electronic products is itself becoming a futuristic experience at the US retailer Best Buy with the arrival of a rather special …

How retailers can crack America

<b>New York is often the landing point for most retailers exploring expansion in the United States but brands should cast their nets wider if they’re to</b> …

How can cities fight urban decay?

<b>Like humans, global cities face the constant threat of aging. In cities, the ageing process often leads to ‘urban decay’.</b><p>Infrastructure becomes …

Asian wealth finds a home in luxury real estate

<b>In just one generation, the phenomenal success of major Asian economies has catapulted millions of citizens into the realm of the rich where they</b> …

Real Estate

Real estate competes with tech for top talent

<b>As real estate becomes more data-centric the industry needs to recruit more people with the relevant tech and analysis skills to help drive it</b> …

Why London is the European capital of luxury

<b>When the world’s wealthiest people want to browse or shop in Europe, they head to a very specific area in London – one which has become synonymous</b> …

The potential of middle-income homes in the Middle East

<b>Businesses in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region need their expats. And expats need somewhere to live.</b><p>But a shortage of housing for this …

Where are the emerging data center markets? - RealViews

<b>Is your company’s social media history ‘living’ somewhere outside the casinos of Reno, Nevada, U.S. or in the suburbs of Jakarta, Indonesia? Perhaps.</b> …

Insights on Real Estate Trends

10 May 2018 3 min read<p>How Asia Pacific is embracing the smart city revolution<p>Cities are exploring the use of sensors, data analytics, and artificial …

What Millennials want: The next generation of hotels

<b>The Millennial takeover is upon us as brands adapt their strategies to cater to the next generation of consumers, and the hospitality industry is no</b> …

Looking up: Japan plans its tallest tower

<b>As Japan basks in new found confidence, boosted by ‘Abenomics’ and the buzz around Tokyo’s preparations for the 2020 Olympics, plans to build the</b> …

Buildings that flaunt their scary sides

‘Dracula’s former home’ is today hired by companies, institutions and organizations, who use the castle and gardens for corporate hospitality. As …