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Third project from ONYX Hospitality Group breaks ground in Sri Lanka introducing Amari Galle

ONYX Hospitality Group marked a key development in the expansion of its Amari brand with a ‘ground breaking’ ceremony to mark the start of construction of the third ONYX project in Sri Lanka; Amari Galle.

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Spadework to begin for Northpoint City

Frasers Centrepoint Limited (“FCL”) has awarded the main contract for the construction of Northpoint City to Lum Chang Building Contractors (“LCBC”) and spadework will commence on 15 April 2015.

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Ceramics of Italy to take part in Maison&Objet Asia for the first time

This year Ceramics of Italy will be taking part for the first time in Maison&Objet Asia in Singapore.

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Designed in Asia and made in Asia with American hardwood at the International Furniture Fair Singapore

‘Designed in Asia and made in Asia with American hardwood’ is the latest campaign from the American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC) that will be formally launched at the upcoming IFFS show from 13-16 March 2015.

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KONE poised for growth in East Malaysia with new Sabah office

KONE recently opened a new branch office in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia.

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Bee’ah commissions Zaha Hadid Architects to build its new Headquarters

Bee’ah, the Middle East’s leading fully integrated environmental and waste management company has commissioned Zaha Hadid Architects to build its new Headquarters building in Sharjah, UAE, following the 2013 international competition.

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HOK completes acquisition of 360 Architecture and launches Sports + Recreation + Entertainment practice

HOK announced that it has completed the acquisition of Kansas City-based 360 Architecture, a 200-person firm that is a leader in the design of sports, recreation, wellness, entertainment and mixed-use facilities.

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2015 AIA Gold Medal awarded to Moshe Safdie, FAIA

The Board of Directors of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) has awarded the 2015 AIA Gold Medal to Moshe Safdie, FAIA, whose comprehensive and humane approach to designing public and cultural spaces across the world has touched millions of people and influenced generations of younger architects.

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From 6,000 entries to 3 winners: Introducing the Global Holcim Awards 2015 finalists and jury

15 projects out of more than 6,000 submissions in the 4th International Holcim Awards competition were acknowledged with Gold, Silver, or Bronze Awards in each of the five regions of the world. They are automatically qualified for the elite phase of the competition: the Global Holcim Awards 2015.

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Jewel Changi Airport breaks ground

Jewel Changi Airport Trustee, a joint venture by Changi Airport Group and CapitaMalls Asia, the shopping mall business of CapitaLand broke ground for the construction of Jewel Changi Airport (Jewel).