Press Releases

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.

KONE expands its Philippine office in response to robust growth

May 23, 2014 11:56 SGT KONE KONE is increasing its investment in the Philippines. KONE is relocating its office to accommodate its expanding operations in the market and better support its growing customer base. KPI Elevators, wholly owned by KONE Corporation in Finland, is now situated at BDO Equitable Tower, in the Makati central business district.

Creating a Holiday Balcony

May 21, 2014 16:18 SGT HAUS Furnishing™ - Alfresco Indoor Outdoor Furniture Singapore Dreaming of having a complete break from the busy city life after a long day at work but unable to get away for a holiday? Now homeowners can create a holiday theme balcony with all the available alfresco furniture and decorative items that are available in the local market. What are the 3 most essential items that homeowners might want to own to create a holiday theme balcony?

Choosing a Bistro Set for your Home

May 09, 2014 15:32 SGT HAUS Furnishing™ - Alfresco Indoor Outdoor Furniture Singapore Homeowners should start choosing the bistro set by determining the area they would like to use it. It can be for outdoor or indoor area depending on the preference of homeowner. Bistro sets that are intended for outdoor will need a layer of waterproof coating to ensure it is weather resistant.

Creating an Eco Home

May 07, 2014 10:44 SGT HAUS Furnishing™ - Alfresco Indoor Outdoor Furniture Singapore There are more homeowners who are looking into a greener living space these days as doing a part for the environment. Although some of us may have tried creating a green environment with carpet grass, however it is still artificial. Hence, below are 4 natural products that can be used and to beautify your home:

Modern touch Stainless Steel Teak (S2Teak)

May 02, 2014 16:15 SGT HAUS Furnishing™ - Alfresco Indoor Outdoor Furniture Singapore Many of us are familiar with teak. Teak is known to be one of the most durable woods in today’s market. It has a kind of traditional Japanese style which is sturdy and hard thus used in much furniture. As time changes, teak has been evolved and merged with different materials such as stainless steel.

CWC Group Announces Dates and Speakers for the 6th World LNG Series: Asia Pacific Summit

Apr 30, 2014 10:26 SGT PINPOINT Public Relations The 6th World LNG Series: Asia Pacific Summit will take place from 23-26 September 2014 in Singapore. Delegates have the option of touring the Singapore LNG Terminal (SLNG) as part of the programme of events. Speakers representing most of the leading LNG companies in Asia are attending.