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Online firms lead Asian office space leasing

Tuesday, October 7, 2014 - 05:50
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New tenants: Technology firms such as Facebook Inc, which has set up offices in Beijing, attest to the trend of social media and e-commerce industries driving office leasing in Asia.

[HONG KONG] Social media and e-commerce firms are driving office leasing activity in Asia after they took up the most new office space in the second quarter, overtaking financial companies, Cushman & Wakefield says.Internet companies such as LinkedIn Corp and Amazon.com made up 21 per cent