Welcome to our news and events section, where you can find the latest construction industry events news, and also the latest news from The Contracts Group.
The Contracts Group Newsletter - September 2016
September 9th, 2016

The September 2016 issue of the Contracts Group newsletter has been released containing the latest industry news...

 


Why Construction Disputes are So Costly in Asia and How to Avoid Them
June 16th, 2016

According to the latest research released by International construction consultancy, Arcadis, the average value of Asian construction disputes is US$67 million, 45% higher than the worldwide average of US$47 million. Moreover the average time to resolve disputes in Asia in 2015 was 19.5 months, four months longer than the global average...


 


Security of Payment Legislation - Update
June 8th, 2016

In 2015 Hong Kong Government issued a Consultation Document entitled “Proposed Security of Payment Legislation for the Construction Industry” (‘SOPL’) and embarked on a three-month public consultation of which several points were discussed in our August 2015 Newsletter

A total of 1,116 responses to the Consultation Document were received and in April 2016 the Government issued a report following this consultation...

 


The Contracts Group Newsletter - April 2016
April 7th, 2016

The April 2016 issue of the Contracts Group newsletter has been released containing the latest industry news...

 


Keith Robin Salisbury - RIP
February 26th, 2016

It is with great regret that we advise that Keith Salisbury suddenly and most unexpectedly passed away in the morning of Wednesday, 24 February 2016. This was a great shock to us all.....