As Industry 4.0 continues to drive changes in business models, many companies are placing a greater emphasis on creating workspaces that support an open, collaborative and sharing environment, which will lead to improved employee productivity and satisfaction. Campus-style office model at Singapore Science Park Industry 4.0 is changing the role of workplaces As we move towards a more open and connected world arising from Industry 4.0, many companies are recognising the importance of creating an office environment that encourages interaction, collaboration and discussions. Shifting away from the traditional office concept, many large and successful technology companies such as Facebook and Google, are choosing campus-style office models over cramped offices in skyscrapers. Campus-style offices usually feature low-rise buildings with high ceilings, spacious floor layouts, fully-equipped facilities and lush greeneries. Designed to provide a seamless and vibrant work-live-play-learn … [Read more...] about DOES THE 4th INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION NEED TO START IN THE WORKPLACE?
Ascendas-Singbridge Group and its joint venture partner Saigon Bund Capital Partners have started working on office tower 2 in their OneHub Saigon at the Saigon Hi-Tech Park. — VNS PhotoViet Nam News HCM CITY — Urban development and business space solutions provider Ascendas-Singbridge Group and its joint venture partner Saigon Bund Capital Partners have started working on office tower 2 in their OneHub Saigon at the Saigon Hi-Tech Park. It will have a gross floor area of 20,333sq.m, 10 floors and two basements. Developed together with several international designers and built by Coteccons, the tower will be LEED Silver-certified and is expected to be finished in the second quarter of 2020. The developers have begun to lease space in it. Along with tower 1 that was successfully handed over to its first tenants last month, it targets companies from the information technology, business process outsourcing, finance, and back office outsourcing sectors. Tan Yew Chin, CEO … [Read more...] about Construction of OneHub Saigon tower begins
HCM City works to solve difficulties facing property enterprisesThe People’s Committee of Ho Chi Minh City held a conference on November 7 to help local real estate enterprises solve difficulties.Le Hoang Chau, President of the Ho Chi Minh City Real Estate Association, said the local property market faces several bottlenecks affecting enterprises’ business and investment activities, including approval of investment intentions, ground clearance, land use feess, project acquisition, using land funds to pay for Build-Transfer (BT) contracts, and credit and financial procedure issues.The slow settlement of these bottlenecks is one reason for the significant decrease in the supply of real estate products in 2018, which is forecast to continue reducing in 2019, Chau affirmed.At the event, local enterprises shared difficulties facing them during project implementation.Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong admitted that there remain several … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS IN BRIEF 9/11
Ascendas-Singbridge Group, a leading sustainable urban development and business space solutions provider, and its joint venture partner Saigon Bund Capital Partners have celebrated the handover of Office Tower 1, OneHub Saigon to its first tenants. The handover ceremony was held on November 1 to mark the tower’s completion The first tenants are IKEA Purchasing & Logistics Southeast Asia and AAH Corporation. Besides pre-committed tenants, Tower 1 has received strong leasing interest from companies in the information technology, business process outsourcing, as well as finance and back office outsourcing sectors. Targeting companies from these sectors, Tower 1 offers attractive space solutions for companies seeking expansion, relocation or consolidation; companies looking for large floor plates to improve productivity and their working environment; as well as companies supporting tenants in Saigon Hi-Tech Park. Tan Yew Chin, CEO for Singapore and Southeast Asia, … [Read more...] about Office Tower 1 at OneHub Saigon handed over to first tenant
Office tower 1 at the OneHub Saigon project in District 9. — VNS Photo Ascendas-Singbridge Group and its joint venture partner Saigon Bund Capital Partners on November 1 handed over the first office tower at the OneHub Saigon in District 9 to its first tenants, IKEA Purchasing & Logistics Southeast Asia and AAH Corporation. The six-storey tower, which has a total lettable area of 10,199sq.m, has attracted strong leasing interest from companies in the information technology, business process outsourcing, finance, and back office outsourcing sectors, according to the developers. Kim Lindell, regional manager, IKEA Purchasing & Logistics Southeast Asia, said: “IKEA wants to have a positive impact on people and the planet. Moving our office to a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certified building at OneHub Saigon is aligned with this strategy.” LEED is a global green building certificate. Nguyen Van Hung, board member, AAH Corporation, said … [Read more...] about OneHub Saigon’s first tenants move in