SCHWING concrete pumps to reach greater heights
SCHWING concrete pumps to reach greater heights

With the construction industry seeing dramatic growth around the globe, SCHWING Stetter is introducing innovative, advanced technology concrete construction equipment to solve concreting challenges.  Incorporated in June 1998, and commencing manufacturing operations in 1999, SCHWING Stetter India, is a 100 percent subsidiary of the Schwing GMBH, Germany. SCHWING Stetter is a pioneer in manufacturing equipment for concrete preparation, placement, transportation, and recycling. The grou Read More

National Roads 2, 3 & 4 to be expanded
National Roads 2, 3 & 4 to be expanded

The Ministry of Public Works and Development has announced plans to expand National Roads No.3 and No.4 with Chinese firms employed for technical consultancy and construction. National Road No.3 will be expanded by two lanes on an 82km stretch from Cham Chao roundabout to Bay Kous in Takeo. China’s Wan Ann are working as technical consultants and will be submitting final design models. There are also plans to expand National Road No.2 through funding support from South Korea with a f Read More

Chinese to complete Gold Tower 42
Chinese to complete Gold Tower 42

The saga of the beleaguered Gold Tower 42 project finally appeared to be on its way to conclusion in November aftr Korean developer Yunwoo signed an agreement to restart construction.  Kim Tae Yeon, general director of Yunwoo announced at the ceremony that construction would start again in 2018 with the project to be completed by the end of 2019. This follows a pledge Yunwoo provided to the Cambodian government earlier in the year after it threatened to confiscate the property. The de Read More

Work starts on China-Thailand high-speed railway
Work starts on China-Thailand high-speed railway

Following years of often tough negotiations, work on Thailand’s first high-speed railway, financed by China, began on 21 December. The whole project will eventually run 253km from Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchisima in the northeast of Thailand and is part of China’s long term plan to link its southern border to Singapore by rail. With just the Thai phase expected to cost more than USD5 billion, the ceremony hosted at the end of December inaugurated just 3.5km of line between two stat Read More

China-Laos railway bores first tunnel
China-Laos railway bores first tunnel

The first tunnel on the 414km China-Laos rail link was bored in December, marking the first success of the USD5.8 billion project. The 301m Ban Somsanook No. 2 Tunnel presented a number of dangerous challenges given the mountainous terrain and geology but contractor, Sino Corporation Engineering Bureau 15 Co., successfully completed the first of many such projects on the route. Laos is an exceptionally mountainous country so more than 62 percent of the cross-country rail project, first Read More

Japan and Philippines sign training deal
Japan and Philippines sign training deal

Japan and the Philippines have initiated a training scheme for Filipino construction workers to ease skills shortages faced by both countries. The training program aims to “instil Japanese discipline” to help the Philippines ‘Build, Build, Build’ infrastructure program, while also opening up the Japanese labour market to Filipino workers for the first time. Japan is facing massive delays on flagship projects underway in preparation for its hosting of the Tokyo 2020 Read More

The prospects of strata-title office developments
The prospects of strata-title office developments

Strata-title property is where individual units are sold by the end-users or investors. Lately there has been growing interest from yield-driven investors looking for an alternative to investing condominium units by investing in office buildings. In the past, the market has seen almost no strata title office units launched while several thousand new residential condominium units have been made available. “The rates of return are actually growing at a faster rate if investors purchase ot Read More

New residential projects favoured by Cambodian investors
New residential projects favoured by Cambodian investors

The residential condominium market in Phnom Penh is almost completely dominated by foreign buyers, but some of the hottest-selling upper-end developments in Phnom Penh, like Bodaiju Residences and The Peak, are attracting strong interest from Cambodian buyers. Since their launch, around 60 percent and 50 percent of buyers respectively to date are Cambodians.  “There is still positive demand for residential developments with a good location and offering packages,” according to Read More

Mortgages for purchasing real estate in Cambodia
Mortgages for purchasing real estate in Cambodia

As Cambodia is expected to sustain strong economic growth in the coming years, many buyers are confident in buying properties such as a home or are considering purchasing property for investment or as a second home. Mortgage facilities from banks for foreign purchasers help those buyers unable to put down 100 percent of a unit's asking price and many of them are taking out mortgages to finance their properties. The procedures to get approval for a mortgage to buy or refinance a home are n Read More

Sea Gate surfing coastal wave
Sea Gate surfing coastal wave

Sea Gate, a luxury condominium development on the coast in Sihanoukville has begun to sell units as the area attracts increasing interest from overseas investors. Cambodia’s coastal areas have seen a spike in investor sentiment in recent years, especially from Chinese buyers who are pouring resources into the area. Multiple luxury condo developments are reflecting this trend with construction underway on many projects including Blue Bay, Sunshine Bay, DSeaview, and Royal Bay.  L Read More

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