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Tycoon Lim Kang Hoo's Ekovest To Build $447 Million High-Speed Rail Linking Malaysia To Singapore

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

Ekovest Construction-a unit of tycoon Lim Kang Hoo's property developer Ekovest-has won the 1.98-billion-ringgit contract to build a high-speed railway that will link the...
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BRP lands $378M for resi project in Jamaica

9 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

BRP Companies has broken ground on yet another Jamaica apartment complex after securing funding from Tammy Jones' Basis Investment Group. The development firm co-founded by...
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Adellco scores $95M refi for Madison Avenue condo conversion

11 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Developers behind the conversion of a historic Upper East Side hotel into a luxury condominium got a major boost for their project. Adellco secured a $95 million refinancing of...
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Brooklyn DA charges scaffolding company in 2019 incident

15 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

A scaffolding firm and one of its foremen are facing charges three years after a construction incident that left a young woman with brain injuries. The Brooklyn District...
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Sun Cable Taps Macquarie, Moelis To Raise $21 Billion To Fund World's Longest Undersea Power Cable

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Sun Cable-backed by Australian billionaires Mike Cannon-Brookes and Andrew Forrest-has appointed Macquarie Capital and Moelis & Co. as joint financial advisers to raise A$30...
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A UK company testing out a 4-day work week to attract employees says it's seen a boost in productivity, profits, and morale

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Girling Jones staff take off rotating days of the week, but on Mondays and Fridays, they're all in the office. Girling Jones A UK pilot program is testing out a four-day work...
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Housing shortage starts easing as listings surge in June

5 days ago   |   CNBC

The historic housing shortage brought on by slow construction and strong demand from buyers in the pandemic is finally starting to ease.
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Contractor owed money for scrapped Panthers practice facility fights bankruptcy facade

5 days ago   |   NBC Sports

When news first surfaced that Panthers owner David Tepper had taken the shell company he formed to build his team's new practice facility to bankruptcy, we expressed concern...
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Take a look at 10 of the world's largest passenger planes, from the Boeing 747-400 to the Airbus A380-800

5 days ago   |   Business Insider

A Singapore Airlines Airbus A380-800. C. v. Grinsven/SOPA Images/LightRocket/Getty Images Six of the world's largest passenger aircraft are made by European manufacturer...
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Billionaire Pallonji Mistry, Indian Construction Pioneer, Dies At 93

7 days ago   |   Forbes

India-born billionaire industrialist Pallonji Mistry, who died on Tuesday at age 93, led the 156-year-old Shapoorji Pallonji group that built such landmarks as the Reserve Bank...
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