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07 Apr 2017
RICS Data Services recently held their first breakfast seminar, covering topics such as inflation,
Sean Ellison, 27 Mar 2017
The One Belt One Road (OBOR) initiative is essential to propelling the next stage of not only China’s but global economic growth.
28 Mar 2017
How do you make your city resilient? Start by appointing a Chief Resilience Officer and then engage with as many stakeholders as possible from the public, government and the private sector.
Mark Walley, 24 Feb 2017
The slump in economic growth in Africa over the past five years has been a setback, but it should not cloud the bigger picture of a youthful continent that will supply the global workforce of the future and is well-equipped to create dynamic solutions to the fastest rate of urbanisation in the world. Roz Wrottesley reports from the 2017 RICS Africa Summit in Johannesburg.
27 Mar 2017
Dr Zhu Min, former Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) highlighted at the rise of populism and the ambiguities of “Trumpnomics” as important factors contributing to global economic uncertainty.
17 May 2017
Infrastructure programmes are extraordinarily complex: they can take many years, have many stakeholders and often have to be executed while connected infrastructure is still in public use. For this reason, being a commercial manager is perhaps as much about controlling risk as it is about controlling cost.
12 Dec 2014
As 2014 comes to a close I wanted to send holiday greetings on behalf of the US Country Board to all our members and friends across the country.
24 Nov 2014
Sold-out crowd learns about key issues in project budget vs. final cost at 2nd Annual Ontario RICS/CIQS Construction & Project Management Seminar
26 Mar 2015
We’re very pleased to announce the re-institution of the University Accreditation program in the Americas.
Neil Shah, 19 Nov 2015
Please join me in welcoming Neil Axler, John Glynn and Ade Okuwoga to the RICS Americas board.
13 Oct 2015
Technology presents major opportunities for improving project performance but it will have little impact without the buy-in of people and project teams, argues Anna Thompson from Turner & Townsend.
13 Feb 2017
Like most good ideas, One Belt, One Road – China’s key international strategic project – is both simple and based on extremely powerful forces.
25 May 2016
University accreditation in the Americas has relaunched over the last year and RICS is delighted by the recent interest expressed by several universities in the region.
Joe Martin DMS FRICS MCMI, 23 Jan 2015
The Education Funding Agency (EFA) has selected the Building Cost Information Service All-in Tender Price Index* for use within their funding calculations to adjust for inflation.
11 Dec 2015
I want to take a moment to wish you and your families the very best during this holiday season.
19 Jun 2015
We are nearly halfway through the year and the period has been very eventful for the Prairies Chapter.
28 Jul 2015
In 2014, the amount of space occupied by the U.S. Government went down, but running costs went up. Why?
12 Dec 2015
The Board continues to push ahead with initiatives related to recognition and awareness – such as continuing discussions with educational establishments, other associations and broader groups who will lend support our activities in the Prairies.
23 Feb 2017
The Florida Chapter held an exclusive tour of a major infrastructure project in the Orlando area last December, that of the Orland Airport Expansion.
16 Mar 2016
The Americas training hub is launching in spring 2016.
24 May 2016
Hosted by RICS and ULI, the international conference ULI/RICS Mexico Summit 2016 brought together top executives from the real estate market on May 19, at the Torre Mayor in Mexico City.
Michael Zuriff, 12 Dec 2014
In 2014, RICS has continued to develop its regulatory function to strengthen confidence in the profession.
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