Singapore Draft Master Plan 2019

In this latest review of the Master Plan, there are no major changes to the land uses but the underlying strategy and "planning tone" has shifted. The approach to new concepts and ideas are not as "prescriptive" as it was in the eighties and nineties but more consultative and collaborative.

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Checking into a New Asset Class: Select-Service Hotels in the US

Select-service hotels in the United States have over 60 years of history and the segment is booming in the US, with demand growth outpacing the overall national average by three times in the last 20 years. What exactly does the sector offer and why is it an attractive option for Asian investors looking to diversify their portfolio beyond their home region? 

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Inside APF Research (9 May - 19 Jun 2019)

Based on a report by Savills, Japan’s sound fundamentals and defensive nature have become more appealing in the current stage of the global economic cycle. Osaka is particularly promising given its growth drivers and capital investments ahead of the World Expo in 2025.


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