Mapletree celebrates the groundbreaking of South Station Enterprise City in Sanshan New City in Foshan, China, the first and largest premium business development to be built within Guangzhou South Railway Station economic circle.
Mapletree Logistics Trust makes further headway into the China market with the acquisition of Mapletree Wuxi Logistics Park (MWLP) from its sponsor, Mapletree at RMB116 million.
Mapletree Commercial Trust makes its maiden acquisition with Mapletree Anson, a 19-storey Grade-A premium office building strategically located within Singapore’s CBD.
Jaya Shopping Centre, a redeveloped seven storey neighbourhood mall managed by CIMB-Mapletree Real Estate Fund 1, signs agreements with 12 new anchor and key tenants prior to its soft opening scheduled in the fourth quarter of 2013.
Completed in February 2013, MENARA CIMB is a 41-storey Grade-A office building with a NLA of 56,578 sqm and 10 levels of carpark. It is located at KL Sentral, Kuala Lumpur and is designed to meet the standards of Singapore’s BCA Green Mark Gold and Malaysia’s Green Building Index.
Mapletree hosts ‘Arts in the City’, a series of arts performances and arts-based workshops at Mapletree Business City that aims to bring arts to the working community.
Mapletree celebrates the topping-out of VivoCity Nanhai in Foshan, China which is scheduled to open by 1Q 2014.
Expected to be completed in 2017, the design of Marina One is unveiled in the presence of Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and the Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak.
Mapletree successfully lists its fourth REIT, Mapletree Greater China Commercial Trust on the Singapore Exchange on 7 March 2013. Priced at S$0.93 per unit, the IPO was 29.5 times subscribed and raised more than S$1.6 billion, making it the largest REIT IPO in Singapore to date.
Mapletree celebrates the groundbreaking of Mapletree Minhang Development Project in Shanghai. Spanning a total GFA of 297,000 sqm, the mixed-use commercial centre incorporates two signature Mapletree brands – Mapletree Business City and VivoCity.
Mapletree Industrial Trust signs an agreement to develop a new data centre for Equinix in Singapore. The S$108 million build-to-suit development has an estimated GFA of 385,000 sq ft and is located in Southwest Singapore within the one-north development.
Mapletree Commercial Trust issued S$70 million of 3.20% Fixed Rate Notes due in 2021, under its S$1 billion Multicurrency Medium Term Note Programme established in August 2012.
Mapletree Industrial Trust celebrated the groundbreaking of a S$108 million build-to-suit development for Equinix’s third International Business ExchangeTM data centre in Singapore.
VivoCity Singapore was named Best Shopping Centre by the AsiaOne People’s Choice Awards.
Mapletree acquired CentrePoint, a premier office building in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
Mapletree Business City garnered the BCA Universal Design Mark GoldPLUS Award, which is a voluntary certification scheme introduced to raise the bar on Universal Design adoption in developments.
Mapletree clinched a prime site in Tsing Yi, Hong Kong SAR, for HK$1.69 billion, to develop a modern multi-storey ramp-up logistics facility.
Mapletree Greater China Commercial Trust established a US$1.5 billion Euro Medium Term Securities Programme together with issuers including Mapletree Greater China Commercial Trust Treasury Company Pte. Ltd. and Mapletree Greater China Commercial Treasury Company (HKSAR) Limited.
CIMB-Mapletree Real Estate Fund 2 Shariah, a Shariah-compliant private real estate fund established through Mapletree’s joint venture with CIMB in Malaysia, announced that it will commit to a total project value of MYR450 million after its first closing.
The Initial Public Offering (IPO) of Mapletree Greater China Commercial Trust beat four rivals to win the title of ‘Best Capital Raising Strategy of the Year’ at the 2013 Real Estate Investment World Asia Awards for Excellence.
Mapletree Logistics Trust acquired The Box Centre in Gyeonggi-do, South Korea, for KRW28.75 billion.
Mapletree completed the construction of Odawara Centre 2 in Japan, an extension of Odawara Centre 1 which was completed in January 2013.
Mapletree completed the construction of its sixth logistics development in China – Mapletree Zhengzhou International Logistics Park.
Mapletree China Opportunity Fund II closed at its hard cap of US$1.4 billion.
Festival Walk received the Yahoo! Emotive Brand Awards (Shopping Centre Category) 2012-2013.
Mapletree Anson emerged as first runner-up at the ASEAN Energy Awards 2013, in the Energy Efficient Building – New and Existing category.
Mapletree Industrial Trust successfully completed the development of K&S Corporate Headquarters, a build-to-suit project for Kulicke & Soffa.
Mapletree Logistics Trust Management Ltd was named Frost & Sullivan’s 2013 Asia Pacific Logistics Infrastructure Developer of the Year.
Partnering the Health Promotion Board, Mapletree Business City was named Singapore’s first ‘Healthy Workplace Ecosystem’ at the launch of the National Healthy Lifestyle Campaign 2013.
MBC II was awarded the LEED precertification Gold level for its sustainable building design.
Mapletree Business City Shanghai and VivoCity Shanghai gained international recognition in building sustainability, receiving the LEED Gold and Silver levels precertification respectively, marking the Group’s first LEED pre-certified overseas development.
Mapletree Benoi Logistics Hub, Mapletree Logistics Trust’s first redevelopment project in Singapore, was completed with a 100% lease commitment.
Mapletree Greater China Commercial Trust’s IPO was named ‘Best REIT’ at The Asset Magazine’s Triple A Regional House and Deals Awards 2013.
Mapletree clinched a prime industrial site in Singapore for S$120 million to develop a modern high-specification industrial facility with office space and a retail centre.