IN the tropical Chinese island of Hainan, property prices appear to have been running wild.

[HONG KONG]  In the tropical Chinese island of Hainan, property prices appear to have been running wild.

COMMENTARY

THERE are attractive prospects for the real estate market in the Asia-Pacific region, with improving structural and early economic upcycle drivers, and Asia-Pacific GDP expected to grow by 4.6 per...

THE China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission wants to help the elderly enjoy their golden years in comfort. With the world's fastest-ageing population and a pension system beset by...

EDITORIAL

SOME in the real estate circles reckon that the latest curbs on private residential property purchases will channel investors towards non-residential sectors such as office and retail properties.

THEIR country is in economic ruin. Hunger is rampant. Inflation is dizzying, expected to hit one million per cent by year's end. Hospitals run out of medicine, equipment, even rubber gloves...

THE Urban Redevelopment Authority's rental and price indices for retail space in Singapore's central region both resumed their downtrend in the second quarter after inching up briefly in...

RENTALS as well as prices of office space in the central region of Singapore continued to climb in the second quarter, show latest government numbers.

PROPERTY group United Industrial Corp (UIC) has posted a net profit of S$108.5 million in the second quarter, up 47 per cent from the same period last year, lifted by fair value gains.