Japan's supply of new condos fell to 24-year low in 2016

Feb 20, 2017

Japan's supply of new condos fell to 24-year low in 2016

The number of new condominiums put up for sale across Japan in 2016 dropped 1.4 percent from the preceding year to a 24-year low of 76,993 units, while prices stayed high, according to a private think tank. Supply dropped for the third straight year, ...

Jul 31, 2016

India providing food to laid-off workers in Saudi Arabia

India’s foreign minister said the government is providing food aid to thousands of Indian workers in Saudi Arabia who are not able to buy food after losing their jobs in the kingdom. Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj said in a series of tweets over the ...

Nov 20, 2015

Piling industry group mum on data falsification in the industry

A piling industry group that was called upon to check for data falsification in the industry has failed to say whether such cases exist. Akira Kurose, head of the Concrete Pile Installation Technology Association, told reporters at a Thursday news conference the group is ...