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  • A man fills a wheel cart with cement at a construction site of a residential skyscraper in Shanghai on November 29, 2016.

    Rising cement prices were signaling China’s economic growth will remain stable, said Mo Ji, chief economist for Asia ex-Japan at Amundi.

  • WASHINGTON— The Pentagon says it disagrees with Republicans in North Carolina who claim a $400 million clean energy project slated to power data centers for Amazon.com Inc. poses a threat to national security. The Navy told The Associated Press this week it had extensively studied the potential for interference with its Relocatable Over the Horizon Radar,...

  • NEW YORK— Hotelier and real estate developer Ian Schrager says his presidential pardon will bring important closure for him and his family. Schrager spoke to The New York Times about the pardon he received Tuesday from President Barack Obama. Schrager recalled driving to Virginia to get a credit card because banks in New York wouldn't do business with him.

  • NEW YORK— Donald Trump has vowed his company will do "no new foreign deals" while he is president. Richard Painter, who served as chief ethics lawyer for President George W. Bush, said there are so many pending issues before local governments at each stage of a real estate project, it's like a new deal every time. The Scottish expansion is especially worrisome, Painter...

  • NAIROBI, Jan 18- Africa's biggest wind power scheme, the Lake Turkana Wind Power project in Kenya, should be fully connected to the national electricity grid and producing power by the end of June, a director at the consortium building the project said on Wednesday. Of those, we have by tomorrow, 120 turbines fully connected to the substation and therefore ready to...

  • HONG KONG, Jan 13- Chinese technology conglomerate LeEco has secured a new round of investment worth 15.04 billion yuan from property developer Sunac China Holdings, according to a stock exchange statement made by Sunac on Friday. Sunac, through its real estate subsidiary Sunac Real Estate, said on Friday it plans to invest 6.04 billion yuan in LeEco's Shenzhen-...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 12- U.S. Senate Democrats on Thursday pressed Ben Carson, Donald Trump's nominee to lead housing policy, on potential conflicts of interest between the agency he is set to run and properties in which the president-elect may hold a financial stake. The Department of Housing and Urban Development hands out billions of dollars each year to...

  • Owner of the New York Observer Jared Kushner attends the New York Premiere of 'The Hunting Party' at the Paris Theater on August 22, 2007 in New York City.

    CNBC's Robert Frank reports on the news of a potential partnership between Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner and China's Anbang Insurance Group.

  • *Palm Hills soars on new project in West Cairo. DUBAI, Jan 4- Stock markets in the Middle East where foreign funds are most active outperformed for a second straight day on Wednesday, with Egypt's index hitting a record high while Saudi Arabia was dragged lower by profit-taking. Palm Hills Development jumped 8.5 percent after saying it signed an agreement with the...

  • Luxe real estate bubble set to burst?

    Dolly Lenz, Dolly Lenz Real Estate founder, and CNBC's Robert Frank discuss the environment for the luxury housing market.

  • BEIJING, Dec 30- China's top three real estate developers made combined sales of more than 1 trillion yuan in 2016, helped by soaring home prices in big cities, according to a ranking released by a private research agency on Friday. Evergrande Group, Vanke and Country Garden became the three biggest real estate vendors in 2016, by making 381 billion yuan, 362...

  • BEIJING, Dec 30- China's top three real estate developers made combined sales of more than 1 trillion yuan in 2016, helped by soaring home prices in big cities, according to a ranking released by a private research agency on Friday. Evergrande Group, Vanke and Country Garden became the three biggest real estate vendors in 2016, by making 381 billion yuan, 362...

  • BEIJING, Dec 28- China has suspended registration of private equity asset management plans for securities and futures brokerages for cases where money is lent to property developers or to illegally fund downpayments to buy property, three sources said on Wednesday. The new regulation applies to indirect and direct investment in residential projects in 16...

  • MEDIA- CHINA SEEKS TO CURB BROKERAGE INVESTMENT IN OVERHEATED. --China has proposed suspending registration of private equity asset management plans for securities and futures brokerages if the money is used to lend to property developers, illegally funding downpayments to buy property, a state-owned newspaper said on Tuesday. The proposal would apply to...

  • HONG KONG, Dec 18- China Vanke Co Ltd, the mainland's biggest property company by sales, said on Sunday it was terminating a key agreement to acquire a property development arm of Shenzhen Metro Group after it failed to get the approval of some of its major shareholders. Fearing a hostile takeover attempt by Baoneng, Vanke announced in June it had agreed to buy the...

  • BRASILIA, Dec 14- The Trump Organization Inc said on Wednesday it has pulled out of a hotel venture in Rio de Janeiro that is part of a criminal investigation in Brazil, with a Trump Hotels spokeswoman citing construction delays and differences in vision. "Unfortunately, the developers of the Rio de Janeiro hotel are significantly behind on the completion of the...

  • Dec 13- Hong Kong stocks steadied after a tumble the previous day, though some investors stayed on the sidelines ahead of a U.S. Sector performance in Hong Kong on Tuesday was mixed, with strength in the energy and materials stocks countered by weakness among real estate developers. An index tracking the property sector retreated nearly 0.6 percent, dragged by...

  • New York, Nov 23- When Anthony Sosnick was a real estate developer at the turn of the millennium, he took a little detour. He jumped in by launching Anthony Logistics for Men in 2000 out of his home in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. The business eventually morphed into Anthony Brands, which now has five skincare labels targeted at both men and women; Anthony, Shaveworks,...

  • Tourists take in a cable car take in the sights at Sentosa Island, Singapore

    Asia’s emerging markets sold off after Trump's surprise win, but the region’s property investments may benefit, analysts at Colliers said.

  • Nov 22- For months, North Dakota's Standing Rock Sioux tribe has been protesting the Dakota Access Pipeline's planned crossing under the Missouri River, adjacent to their lands, in part due to worries about contamination of their primary water source. The project, which has received little attention in the months-long fight over the Dakota Access pipeline, has...