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Singapore to take action against errant cyclists
SINGAPORE — The Land Transport Authority (LTA) will set up a dedicated enforcement team to take action against reckless cyclists and users of personal mobility devices, after the Government accepted in full the recommendations made by a panel last …
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New annual event launched to get students interested in sustainable city planning
SINGAPORE – Students at the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) Centre on Tuesday (April 26) took part in activities like art jamming and a forum with a URA planner, on the first day of a new annual event aimed at spurring their interest in sustainable …
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Wealthy switch investment horizons to commercial property

Wealthy switch investment horizons to commercial property
Wealthy investors in search of income-generating investments are looking to move from residential to commercial property in the face of the UK's stuttering super-prime real estate market, say property experts. Property advisers — including lawyers …
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Third AIB manager joins commercial property firm Relm
Dublin-based Real Estate Loan Management (Relm), a boutique debt arrangement business set up by Irish businessman and barrister Richard Barrett, has made another hire from AIB. Armand Lako, a senior manager with AIB property lending, resigned last …
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Latest Singapore Commercial Buildings News

Manulife seeks to revive S-Reit IPO
Manulife started pre-marketing on Tuesday for an initial public offering in Singapore of its US office real estate investment trust, having failed at the first attempt just nine months ago. Bankers familiar with the situation suggest the deal could …
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5G is looming, but network innovations are needed far more urgently
Indoor coverage and capacity are the major challenges for operators as enterprises go mobile-first and consumers use mobile data devices at home and in workplaces and leisure venues. Starhub plans to deploy its HetNet in 40 commercial buildings, …
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Latest Singapore Commercial Buildings News

'Abandon FTTN for FTTdp': Internet Australia Calls For NBN Rethink
“In 2007 a government was elected that undertook to build a modern broadband network delivering cable all the way to more than 90 per cent of the nations premises,” Internet Australia CEO Laurie Patton observed, making the call for a bipartisan NBN …
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Huawei, StarHub clock fastest 4G indoors
… on smart devices. “Indoor digital networks will be just as indispensable as running water and electricity for buildings." Commercial trials of the solution are ongoing, and StarHub aims to deploy it when supported phone models reach Singapore's shores.
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Fitch: Risks Emerge from Chinese Insurers' Offshore Investments
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) HONG KONG/SINGAPORE, April 17 (Fitch) Rapid growth in overseas investment by Chinese insurers could lead to rising risks in a number of areas, including asset-liability duration and currency …
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Latest Commercial Property News

New York CommercialProperty Market Goes Cold After Record Year
About $ 14 billion of commercial real estate changed hands in the biggest U.S. property market in the first three months of the year, the lowest tally since the third quarter of 2014, data from Cushman & Wakefield Inc. show. Sales of office towers …
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Verisk Opens Commercial Property Data to MGAs, Program Managers
Verisk Insurance Solutions said it is making its data for loss estimating of commercial properties available to managing general agents (MGA), managing general underwriters (MGU), and program administrators and others in excess and surplus lines.
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