Sunway RE Capital Expands Student Accommodation Portfolio with New Acquisition of Freehold Purpose-Built Student Accommodation, Green Wood Court, in Southampton, UK

With 233 beds arranged as 217 non en-suites and 16 studios, Green Wood Court has achieved a 100% occupancy rate for the academic year 2022/2023 The freehold Purpose-Built Student Accommodation (“PBSA”), Green Wood Court, is located just a few minutes’ walk from the University of Southampton’s Highfield and Bolderwood campuses with established connection links to […]

WEGE Secures Project to Construct Coordinating Ministry for Maritime and Investment Affairs Office Complex at IKN

JAKARTA, Feb 2, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via – PT Wijaya Karya Bangunan Gedung Tbk (WEGE) has secured another project at the new capital city (Ibu Kota Negara, IKN) in East Kalimantan to construct the office complex for the Coordinating Ministry for Maritime and Investment Affairs (Kementerian Koordinator Kemaritiman dan Investasi, Kemenkomarves). The project […]

OECD urges more green investment in Southeast Asia

SOUTHEAST ASIA needs to undertake more green investment to minimize environmental footprints and promote sustainable development, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) said in a report. “Investment for green growth is central to the ASEAN Comprehensive Recovery Framework (ACRF) and needs to be scaled up significantly to advance sustainable development in the region, […]

Ripples of the global green movement in the Philippines

The past years saw climate change, defined by World Health Organization (WHO) as “the change in climate in time due to human activities,” becoming a more intensified global issue, as well as a major factor in health risks. Former WHO Director Dr. Margaret Chan said that the climate crisis affects daily livelihood, including the social […]

Eco Expo Asia opens today

HONG KONG, Dec 14, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – The Eco Expo Asia 2022, jointly organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd and co-organised by the Environment and Ecology Bureau of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), begins today at the Hong […]

Palace orders DENR to ensure small-miner safety net coverage

PRESIDENT Ferdinand R. Marcos, Jr. ordered the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to more closely regulate smaller miners to ensure their safety practices are compliant with regulations, and that their workers are adequately covered in terms of social protections. Mr. Marcos issued the instructions in a meeting with DENR officials in Malacañang, the […]

Pertamina, Keppel, Chevron to explore green hydrogen projects

JAKARTA, Nov 12, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Pertamina NRE, Keppel Infrastructure, and Chevron have signed an agreement to explore green hydrogen and green ammonia development projects in Indonesia, primarily in Sumatra. Pertamina NRE, Keppel Infrastructure, and Chevron have signed an agreement to explore green hydrogen and green ammonia development projects in Indonesia, […]

Pertamina develops green business to support emission reduction

JAKARTA, Nov 9, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – State-owned energy company PT Pertamina develops a number of green business initiatives to support Indonesia’s goal to achieve net zero emission by 2060. CEO of PT Pertamina Power Indonesia Dannif Danusaputro (ANTARA/HO-Humas PT Pertamina) The company has been investing in biofuels, renewable energy, carbon capture, […]

Output of 15 hydro projects to be offered in next auction

THE Department of Energy (DoE) said it will offer the output of 15 hydropower projects with a combined capacity of 101.35 megawatts (MW) at an upcoming competitive selection exercise. Energy Undersecretary Giovanni Carlo J. Bacordo said nine of the hydro complexes are on Luzon, two in the Visayas and five in Mindanao. The open and […]

Green not suspended

“Exhaustive” was head coach Steve Kerr’s description of the process that led to the Warriors’ decision to fine and not suspend starting forward Draymond Green for throwing — and, more importantly, landing — a punch during practice last week. Given how the bench tactician looked yesterday, and how much of the intervening time was spent […]

ACEN lists P10-B ASEAN green bonds  

ACEN Corp. announced on Thursday that it had successfully issued and listed its maiden peso-denominated ASEAN green bonds with a principal amount of P10 billion. “We are grateful for the strong support of Philippine institutional and retail investors for the company’s maiden peso green bond issuance,” ACEN President and Chief Executive Officer Eric T. Francia […]

Cebu Exchange tower now Peza-certified

THE Philippine Economic Authority (Peza) has accredited the Cebu Exchange, Arthaland’s flagship development at the gateway of Cebu’s outsourcing hub IT Park.“Cebu Exchange’s registration as a Peza IT Center will be a most valuable addition to the Peza-accredited buildings in the country, most especially in Cebu, a highly preferred location for business and knowledge process […]

Pursued progress while ensuring stability and built up momentum, Legend Holdings realized revenue of RMB237,685 million in the first half of 2022

HONG KONG, Aug 31, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via – Legend Holdings Corporation (stock code: 3396.HK) announced today the unaudited condensed consolidated interim results for the six months ended June 30, 2022 (the “Reporting Period”). During the Reporting Period, the Company’s revenue was RMB237,685 million and the net profit attributable to equity holders of […]