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  • MILWAUKEE— The Latest on the deal for a planned $10 billion Foxconn manufacturing plant in Wisconsin:. Scott Walker and Foxconn CEO Terry Gou watched the white wings of Milwaukee's art museum open over them to mark their agreement to have the electronics manufacturer build its first U.S. plant in Wisconsin. The deal was made official Thursday with the signing of...

  • *Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank falls after quarterly earnings. *Saudi's Alinma Bank, Arabian Shield rise after earnings. DUBAI, July 23- Islamic finance firm Amlak helped to boost Dubai's stock market on Sunday while Qatar pulled back after events at the weekend failed to point to progress in resolving the diplomatic crisis between Doha and neighbouring states.

  • LANSING, Mich.— Taiwanese electronics maker Foxconn's plan to build a display panel factory in the U.S. has sparked a flurry of lobbying by states vying to land what some economic development officials say is a once-in-a-generation prize. The hunt for Foxconn is fluid and largely secretive, with Rust Belt governors and state officials declining to even confirm...

  • BISMARCK, N.D.— North Dakota regulators approved a plan by the developer of the Dakota Access oil pipeline to replace trees removed during construction, but the permission won't impact an upcoming decision on whether Texas- based Energy Transfer Partners is fined for removing too many. Public Service Commission Public Utilities Director Patrick Fahn...

  • Business and political leaders are applauding an environmental review of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline as a step forward in a project that they say will bring cleaner energy and economic development to Virginia and North Carolina. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission released its final environmental impact statement for the natural gas pipeline...

  • LOS ANGELES— The father of fashion models Bella and Gigi Hadid has been fined and given community service for illegally building a gigantic mansion in Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Times reports that real estate developer Mohamed Hadid was sentenced Thursday to 200 hours of service, fined $3,000 and ordered to pay the city more than $14,000 to cover building...

  • 170705 BRAVE ONES Zhang Xin EU vid 1

    SOHO China's CEO Zhang Xin discusses the "magnitude" of Beijing urbanization and her 20 years of construction and real estate developments.

  • SOHO China CEO Zhang Xin said she was "so happy" when told the Commune by the Great Wall would receive an award at the Venice Biennale exhibition.

  • 170705 BRAVE ONES Zhang Xin EU vid 3

    SOHO China's CEO Zhang Xin said that she toiled away in a Hong Kong textiles factory before deciding to move to the UK as a student.

  • NEW YORK, July 4- A new fund led by Greystar Real Estate Partners, the largest operator of apartments in the United States, will acquire luxury U.S. apartment developer Monogram Residential Trust Inc in a deal valued at about $3 billion, the companies said on Tuesday. Plano, Texas- based Monogram owns, operates and develops luxury apartment communities in coastal...

  • NEW YORK, July 4- A new fund led by Greystar Real Estate Partners will acquire luxury U.S. apartment developer Monogram Residential Trust Inc in a deal valued at about $3 billion, the companies said on Tuesday. Monogram owns, operates and develops luxury apartment communities in coastal markets including South Florida and Boston. The new fund led by Greystar,...

  • HONG KONG, June 29- Real estate developers say a slew of new regulations governing many land auctions in China is threatening the business model most of them use, and is likely to speed up the consolidation of the industry through more joint ventures and takeovers. The measures, which are widely seen in the industry as representing the most stringent tightening...

  • HONG KONG, June 29- Real estate developers say a slew of new regulations governing many land auctions in China is threatening the business model most of them use, and is likely to speed up the consolidation of the industry through more joint ventures and takeovers. The measures, which are widely seen in the industry as representing the most stringent tightening...

  • LONDON, June 28- Korea Electric Power Corp is in talks to buy a stake in Toshiba's NuGen nuclear project in Britain, a KEPCO executive said on Wednesday, a move that could throw the troubled project a life-line but also delay its start. NuGen, in Moorside, northwest England, is expected to provide around 7 percent of Britain's electricity when built, but has been...

  • TORONTO, June 27- The name Trump will be removed from a high-rise hotel and condo development in downtown Toronto after the project's new owner, JCF Capital ULC, reached a deal with Trump Hotels to buy out its management contracts for an undisclosed amount. In a statement announcing the buyout on Tuesday, JCF Capital did not say whether it had reached a deal yet with...

  • BEIJING, June 14- Annual growth in China's real estate investment slowed in May, the first falloff in three months, as government curbs cooled an overheated market and undermined investment, taking a toll on new developments. New construction starts measured by floor area, a telling indicator of developer confidence and correspondingly volatile, grew 9.5...

  • NEW YORK, June 12- Billionaire investor Warren Buffett will travel to New York this week to help Israel sell government bonds, the underwriting agency for the bonds said on Monday. Development Corporation for Israel, which underwrites the bonds in the United States and is commonly known as Israel Bonds, said Buffett will meet privately on Thursday with U.S.,...

  • NEW YORK, June 12- Billionaire investor Warren Buffett will travel to New York this week to help Israel sell government bonds, an arm of the Israeli government said on Monday. Development Corporation for Israel, which underwrites the bonds in the United States and is commonly known as Israel Bonds, said Buffett will meet privately on Thursday with U.S., Canadian,...

  • NEW YORK, June 12- Billionaire investor Warren Buffett will travel to New York this week to help Israel sell government bonds, an arm of the Israeli government said on Monday. Development Corporation for Israel, which underwrites the bonds in the United States and is commonly known as Israel Bonds, said Buffett will meet privately on Thursday with U.S., Canadian,...

  • NEW YORK, June 12- Billionaire investor Warren Buffett will travel to New York this week to help Israel sell government bonds, an arm of the Israeli government said on Monday. Development Corporation for Israel, which underwrites the bonds in the United States and is commonly known as Israel Bonds, said Buffett will meet privately on Thursday with U.S., Canadian,...