Onyx turns focus to serviced apartments

Onyx turns focus to serviced apartments Segment viewed as industry growth driver Onyx Hospitality Group, formerly known as Amari Hotels and Resorts, is focusing on serviced apartments as part of its plan to expand its service line and become Asia‘s leading hospitality provider by 2018. The group yesterday launched its first serviced apartment worth 800 […]

Continue Reading

Asian Development Bank finances solar power projects in Thailand

Asian Development Bank finances solar power projects in Thailand The Asian Development Bank Tuesday signed a loan agreement for 140 million dollars to the Bangchak Petroleum Company to build two solar power plants in Thailand. Bangchak, a partly state-owned oil refinery and petrol retailer, has already started construction on 8-megawatt and 30-megawatt solar plants in […]

Continue Reading

Increasing demand for luxury properties in Thailand, property consultants indicate

Demand for luxury real estate in popular far east tourist destinations such as Phuket and Koh Samui is increasing and experts are upbeat on the medium and long term outlook for the region. Property firms are reporting a recovery of purchasing power affecting the luxury residential markets in Bangkok as well as resort destinations and […]

Continue Reading

Thai SEC OKs Establishment Of Real Estate Investment Trust Funds

Thai SEC OKs Establishment Of Real Estate Investment Trust Funds Thailand‘s Securities and Exchange Commission said Monday that it has approved in principle a plan to allow the establishment of real estate investment trust funds. A Reit fund will be more flexible than existing property funds as it can invest in any kind of property, […]

Continue Reading

More than half of British expats do not want to return home

A new survey from Lloyds TSB International, exclusive to The Telegraph weekly world edition, says that more than than half of all British expatriates believe they will never live in the UK permanently again. However, only a quarter of expats are happy to cut all ties with the UK with three quarters saying it’s important […]

Continue Reading

Three New Moevenpick's For Samui, Chiang Mai and Pattaya

The mixed use Spinnaker development in Pattaya which was to have a separate hotel and residential components has now been integrated into a single 42 story complex. A new plan sees the 115 apartments and 260 room merged into one high rise. Individual purchasers can enter a rental pool arrange for the property which is […]

Continue Reading

Construction on railway connecting China, Laos to begin in late October

A state news agency says construction will start this month on a railway from southern China to Laos, further connecting the country with its Southeast Asian neighbours. The official Xinhua News Agency reported Friday that the 530-kilometre railway will connect Xishuangbanna city in the southern province of Yunnan to Vientiane, the capital of Laos. Work […]

Continue Reading
Page 663 of 688
1 660 661 662 663 664 665 666 688