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Asia — Japanese stocks moved higher on Tuesday, in a mixed session for Asia, while Shanghai extended its losses on continued concerns over the property sector.
The region started the session by taking its lead from the U.S., where the S&P 500 notched a record high in intraday trade overnight. Although the index pared most of those gains to end 0.6% higher, it is now flat for 2014, having recovered from losses earlier in the year when a selloff hit global markets… Read more >>
UK — As Singaporeans’ burgeoning appetite for London’s property market continues to thrive, investment firms are launching products to tap into the trend.
Investment firm London Central Portfolio is set to launch a London residential property fund in Singapore next month, focusing on the central districts of the city, and in direct response to growing Singapore demand for London property… Read more >>
Turkey — Real estate mogul Donald Trump and world-renowned furniture maker Dorya will hold a global launch for ‘Trump Home by Dorya’ in Istanbul, Turkey next week.
An exclusive gala at Dorya’s flagship store in the capital will be held on 27 February 2014 to coincide with the event.
“We are very excited about launching the Trump Home line and building a legacy that sets high standards for the future,” said F Doruk Yorgancioglu, president and CEO of Dorya. “The global recognition of the Trump brand for luxury and superior quality is a genuine fit.”… Read more >>
US — Manhattan-based design firm MJM+A Architects PLLC recently introduced the Hudson Spire project, set to be the tallest structure in North America and third tallest in the world. Once completed, the 5489-metre steel-and-glass tower will surpass the Freedom Tower of OneWorldTradeCentre in the United States, and will be the world’s third tallest building after the Burj Khalifa in Dubai and Saudi Arabia’s Mecca-based Makkah Royal Clock Tower… Read more >>
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