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05 Dec 2013
The Government of Sichuan – China’s fourth largest province with an estimated 80 million inhabitants – has this week announced a partnership with RICS which will build domestic professional services capacity in the fast-growing construction and real estate sectors.
The launch of the new RICS Research Trust on Wednesday 4 December brought together over 80 leading academic, research practitioners and think tanks in the field of property, land and construction to learn the future of the Trust.
26 Nov 2013
Despite continuing economic turbulence, RICS Europe and its National Groups have pulled together to promote and strengthen the RICS brand further across Europe.
Mark Goodwin, 26 Nov 2013
RICS has announced the 2014 edition of the Red Book and mandatory Valuer Registration in The Netherlands at Governing Council in Amsterdam.
25 Nov 2013
RICS has launched the Built Infrastructure pathway to membership, enabling infrastructure professionals to demonstrate their competence and knowledge of the sector through an industry-wide recognised qualification.
John Tracey-White , 22 Nov 2013
Typhoon Haiyan struck the central Philippines on 8 November, with winds gusting up 275 kilometres (170 miles) an hour and with wave surges up to 15 metres in height.
22 Nov 2013
In various ways each year, RICS works with members and chosen partners to help and give back to society and local communities. This year, we have worked with top chef, Michel Roux Jr, and the charity CRASH, to help men and women who find themselves homeless.
Ben Elder FRICS, 20 Nov 2013
RICS made a substantial impression on the measurement and valuation professions at the International Valuation Standards Council (IVSC) AGM in Tokyo on 9 November.
Ben Elder FRICS, 14 Nov 2013
The 2013 RICS Asia Valuation Conference was this year held in Tokyo, Japan. More than 200 attendees from across Asia heard from world-leading experts in the fields of valuation; investment and real estate.
Martin Russell-Croucher MRICS, 13 Nov 2013
A report published by the UK Parliament Bangladesh All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) into the readymade garment (RMG) industry in Bangladesh has incorporated RICS recommendations on international building codes and regulation.
12 Nov 2013
RICS’ magazine Modus has been recognised at the prestigious British Society of Magazine Editors Awards.
Simon Rubinsohn, 08 Nov 2013
RICS Global Commercial Property Survey Q3 2013
Ben Elder FRICS, 06 Nov 2013
RICS has published the latest edition of International Valuation Standards, also referred to as The Red Book.
Ursula Hartenberger, 04 Nov 2013
RICS announces initiative to 'Drive the Adoption of Sustainable Development Principles in Built Environment Higher Education'.
30 Oct 2013
Housing, infrastructure and commercial sectors are driving Canadian construction
Dr Clare Eriksson , 30 Oct 2013
A report commissioned by RICS has produced recommendations on how to attract enhanced levels of private sector investment into Private Public Partnerships (PPP) to deliver infrastructure in a more efficient and effective manner.
Tom Pienaar, 28 Oct 2013
The SBA recently published its Standard Operating Procedure 50 10 5(F), signaling updated guidance to the appraisal industry for going concern valuations.
Tom Pienaar, 16 Oct 2013
Gordon Campbell, High Commissioner for Canada, has been presented with Honorary RICS membership, during a dinner with prominent Canadian business leaders at our London headquarters
15 Oct 2013
At the 16th International Trade Fair for Property and Investment in Munich, the RICS stand again proved to be a vital point of reference for members, partners and prospects. 50 chartered surveyors volunteered during three busy days and helped the German team manage the rush.
Fiona Mannix, 14 Oct 2013
Trees, Greenspace and Wellbeing was the theme of this year’s East of England Institute of Chartered Foresters (ICF) Conference, held at Girton College, Cambridge.
© RICS 2013
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