Novel Coronavirus - Hunker down and brave the storm

Hospitality, airlines, retail sectors are likely to feel the brunt of this outbreak while the office leasing market could slow down if the contagion is not contained and begins to affect business operations in major cities.

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Chasing the silver dollar

Based on recent research and case studies of Japanese malls that cater to seniors, there are at least three  types of strategies that can be used to capture this silver dividend.

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Inside APF Research (16 Jan - 26 Feb 2020)

According to a recent survey by Colliers, the ongoing outbreak of the novel coronavirus (“COVID-19”) is slated to impose some negative impact on the Chinese economy and its real estate markets.

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ARA Alternative Assets & Infrastructure (13 - 19 Feb 2020)

An influx of Chinese that some Cambodians resented for bringing noise, dust and chaos to the port of Sihanoukville, is the cause of more pain now that it has gone into reverse.


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ARA Alternative Assets & Infrastructure (6 - 12 Feb 2020)

China’s path to economic dominance in the 21st century runs directly through the Middle East, with Beijing banking on forging multibillion-dollar partnerships with Iraq, Pakistan and even war-torn Syria to provide fuel in its quest to supplant the U.S. as the world’s top power.


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ARA Alternative Assets & Infrastructure (23 Jan - 5 Feb 2020)

Fears of the new coronavirus spreading to Pakistan have delayed a few projects in the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, a key component of China's Belt and Road Initiative, in Lahore and South Punjab.


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