BEIJING, Dec 6- A $6.4 billion gas project being built by Chevron in China is facing further delays due to disagreements with partner PetroChina over how to develop the technically tricky fields, three industry sources said.» Read More
HONG KONG, Oct 8- China shares made a robust return from a week-long holiday, erasing Tuesday's initial losses and rallying after a private survey of services growth accelerated gains for retailers and property developers.
HONG KONG, Oct 7- Hong Kong shares fell on Monday, led by Sun Hung Kai Properties on fears of weak demand after local media said the world's second-largest real estate developer was offering cash discounts at a relaunched project. The China Enterprises Index of the top Chinese listings in Hong Kong shed 0.9 percent.
DUBAI, Oct 7- Family-owned Dubai conglomerate Al Habtoor Group said on Monday that it was launching a $3 billion real estate development in the emirate that would include 3,000 hotel and residential units as well as a water-themed theatre. Developers in Dubai are back to announcing mega-projects as the emirate recovers from its 2009-2010 debt crisis.
*Other factors much more important for Dubai in long term. Instead, investors are hoping Dubai will win the right to host the World Expo in 2020. Dubai Investments owns Dubai Investments Park, a big mixed-use real estate development next to the proposed Expo location, as well as land nearby.
HONG KONG, Sept 19- China's biggest property developers are sitting on $25 billion in cash as they prepare for a possible credit crunch and another round of crackdowns on real estate speculation.
HONG KONG, Sept 12- Hong Kong's powerful property developers are locked in a price war as measures to cool one of the world's most expensive real estate markets force them to impose steep discounts to hit sales targets, with many turning to mainland China to fill the gap.
Developers such as Cheung Kong Ltd, controlled by Asia's richest man Li Ka- shing, are even throwing in free car park spaces- which can be worth $100,000 or more in densely populated Hong Kong- to lure buyers at a time when quarterly transactions are at their lowest level since 1996..
Wendy Liu, China Equity Research at Nomura expects Chinese equities will continue to climb higher between now and November.
Across the country, a growing number of single-family rentals provide an option for many who lost their homes. But the decline in homeownership is also changing neighborhoods.
HONG KONG, Aug 16- A much-hyped land auction in a developing free-trade zone in southern China failed to attract any of Hong Kong's powerful property developers, signaling growing investor caution towards the ambitious $45 billion project.
Canada's overheated housing market continues to defy a U.S. style real estate crash, but even the most optimistic of investors are now bracing for pain.
SHANGHAI, Aug 7- China's Sundy Land Investment Co said on Wednesday it plans to raise 1.5 billion yuan, a sign that a ban on refinancing by listed developers has been quietly lifted as the government looks to ease its grip on the property sector.
Aug 6- First Solar on Tuesday reported second-quarter earnings and revenue that were sharply lower than expectations and slashed its outlook for the year due to construction delays for a large project and a decision to sell two projects only after they are finished.
The near-completion of the Shanghai Tower and the beginning of work on the world's tallest building in Changsha could be clear signs that the Chinese economy is heading for a fall.
HONG KONG, July 18- China shares underperformed Asia on Thursday, with financial and property weakness leading to a second-straight daily loss after an early, and short-lived, spike on China's money market aggravated concerns over the availability of financing for real estate developers.
*Shamshui, BBMG dive after profit warning. HONG KONG, July 18- China shares underperformed Asia in mid-morning trade on Thursday, weighing on Hong Kong markets, with the financial and property sectors hit by concerns over the availability of financing for real estate developers.
HONG KONG, July 9- China shares struggled to eke out gains in weak Tuesday trade, as strength in cement stocks after Jiangxi Cement issued a positive profit alert offset weakness among property developers. The CSI300 of the leading Shanghai and Shenzhen A-share listings ended flat. Both had earlier bounced off their lowest levels since June 27.
Shaun Rein, managing director at the China Market Research Group, explains why his biggest Chinese concerns are the commercial real estate sector and the financial health of Chinese banks.
Kumar Tharmalingam, Executive Director, Chairman's Office at Sunway Berhad talks property with CNBC's Cash Flow and explains which regions he likes in Malaysia.
HONG KONG, July 4- China shares reversed early losses to test two-week highs on Thursday, thanks to strength in property after solid monthly sales figures from two developers and a steadier financial sector as money markets calmed.