Press Releases

KONE named one of the world's most innovative companies by Forbes

Aug 22, 2014 11:45 SGT KONE ​KONE has been ranked 42nd out of the top 100 most innovative companies in the world by the well-known business magazine Forbes. Out of all European companies listed this year, KONE was ranked an impressive sixth. KONE is the only elevator and escalator company featured on Forbes' list this year.

CWC Group Announces Additional Speakers for the 2nd Myanmar Upstream Summit

Aug 15, 2014 10:00 SGT PINPOINT Public Relations The CWC Group announces its speaker lineup for the 2nd annual Myanmar Upstream Summit, to be held in Yangon, October 28-30, 2014.

Panasonic Contributes to Singapore’s Self-Sufficiency Level of Vegetables with First Indoor Vegetable Farm

Jul 31, 2014 11:30 SGT Panasonic Asia Pacific Target to supply 5% of local production by FY2016, starting with commercial partnership with Ootoya Japanese Restaurant

Call for Submissions – CWC LNG Asia Innovation Award

Jul 26, 2014 10:10 SGT PINPOINT Public Relations The CWC Group is calling for submissions for the CWC Asia Pacific LNG Innovation Award 2014, which will be awarded at a ceremony hosted at the 6th World LNG Series: Asia Pacific Summit (LNG Asia) in Singapore, on Wednesday, 24 September 2014.

As Myanmar’s New Oil & Gas Players Mobilize Operations, Service Partners Are Sought

Jul 17, 2014 10:00 SGT PINPOINT Public Relations • As operators mobilize into Myanmar, CWC Group gathers industry leaders to discuss production sharing contracts, environmental and social impact issues • Local and International operators seek service partners from the region • The 2nd Myanmar Upstream Summit will occur from 28 to 30 October 2014 in Yangon

The CWC Group welcomes a PNG Delegation to the 6th World LNG Series: Asia Pacific Summit

Jul 11, 2014 09:42 SGT PINPOINT Public Relations 1. The Honourable Nixon Philip Duban MP, Minister for Petroleum and Energy for Papua New Guinea will deliver a keynote speech 2. Summit to take place 23-26 September in Singapore

Jun 25, 2014 11:41 SGT KONE ​KONE will be supplying 105 elevators and escalators to KL118 Tower, a 118-storey mixed use tower developed by PNB Merdeka Ventures Sdn Bhd in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Comprising of a total of more than 400,000sqm of residential, hotel and commercial functions, KL118 tower is expected to be the tallest building in Malaysia, upon completion in 2019, a new landmark of the country.

 Panasonic Commits to Power Eco Lifestyles with Technology in Southeast Asia and Oceania

Jun 20, 2014 12:00 SGT Panasonic Asia Pacific • Calls for community support in switching to energy efficient products by FY2015, aimed at achieving 8 million tons of CO2 emission reduction • Promotes energy technologies and solutions towards the development of smart and sustainable cities • Targets 700,000 tons of CO2 emission reduction through green manufacturing practices

KONE ranked by Newsweek the world's 12th greenest company

Jun 12, 2014 11:56 SGT KONE KONE Corporation has been ranked the world's 12th greenest company by the American magazine Newsweek. The 2014 Newsweek Green Ranking evaluates the world's largest publicly traded companies of their overall corporate environmental performance. In the list, KONE is the only top 50 company representing the elevator and escalator industry.

KONE wins order for Saudi Arabia's Kingdom Tower, the world's tallest building

Jun 05, 2014 12:03 SGT KONE Kingdom Tower, which is being built by Saudi Bin Laden Group, is expected to rise to the height of more than one kilometer upon completion in 2018. Featuring KONE's people flow solutions, the building will have the world's fastest double deck elevators with travel speed of over 10 m/s as well as the world's highest elevator rise at 660 meters.