CapitaLand Ltd. profile and history video

 CapitaLand Ltd. is an investment holding company, which engages in consultancy services. Its core business is focused on real estate development, investment in real estate financial products and real estate assets, investment advisory and management services as well as management of serviced residences. It operates through the following business segments: CapitaLand Residential Singapore, CapitaLand China Holdings, CapitaLand Commercial, Ascott, Capitaland Financial, CapitaMalls Asia, Australand, CapitaValue Homes and Other. The CapitaLand Residential Singapore segment develops residential properties for sale and covers a wide spectrum of the residential market in Singapore. The CapitaLand China Holdings segment involves in the residential, commercial and integrated property development sectors in China. The CapitaLand Commercial segment owns and manages commercial and industrial properties in Singapore, Malaysia and the United Kingdom. It also develops residential projects in Vietnam, Malaysia, India and Thailand. The Ascott segment owns and operates international services residence through the brands, Ascott, Somerset and Citadines. The CapitaLand Financial segment involves in real estate fund management and financial advisory services. The CapitaMalls Asia segment owns and operates shopping malls in Singapore, China, India, Japan and Malaysia. The Australand segment engages in residential, commercial and industrial developments and investment properties across Australia. The CapitaValue Homes segment develops value housing projects in China and Vietnam. The Other segment includes Corporate Office, Group Treasury and Surbana. The company was founded in November 2000 and is headquartered in Singapore.

CapitaLand History

CapitaLand Limited was formed on November 2000 as a result of a merger of DBS Land, a subsidiary of DBS Bank and Pidemco Land, a subsidiary of ST Property Investments.

Capital Tower, its current headquarters, was opened in May 2001.”

*Information from Forbes.com and Wikipedia.org

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