The exciting showcase of MIPIM Asia Sustainable Property Expo

        The exciting showcase of MIPIM Asia Sustainable Property Expo

7-9 November 2012 -Convention & Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong

PR Newswire

PARIS, Oct. 16, 2012

PARIS, Oct. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- MIPIM Asia, the world's property market
in Asia Pacific, will once again bring together the best of the best in the
Asian Pacific real estate arena. Organised by Reed MIDEM, a division of Reed
Exhibitions, MIPIM Asia will take place in Hong Kong, November 7-9, and
showcase the projects of hundreds of exhibiting companies.

The Honourable C Y LEUNG, GBM, GBS, JP, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong
Special Administrative Region, has kindly agreed to be the Guest of Honour and
will deliver the Welcome Keynote speech at the official opening ceremony of
the 7^th edition of MIPIM ASIA on November 7, at the Hong Kong Convention and
Exhibition Centre.

"MIPIM Asia Sustainable Property Expo provides an interesting outlook into how
Asia is forging ahead on green building and responsible development. The wide
range of exhibitors represents key activities on the local and regional
market, from investors, developers and property managers to architects,
planners and public authorities, and new this year, to retail real estate
actors and retailers," explains Filippo Rean, Director of MIPIM & MIPIM Asia.

MIPIM Asia will feature pavilions for key territories in Asia-Pacific. Hong
Kong government will showcase their latest urban regeneration initiatives led
by the Development Bureau. Taiwan and the Philippines will both present their
investment opportunities in tourism, respectively with the Architectural
Aesthetics Cultural Economy Association and the Tourism Infrastructure &
Enterprise Zone Authority. Malaysia will be present with Malaysia Property
Inc., a Government initiative which acts as a bridge between institutional,
corporate and private investors, along with 3 other exhibiting companies: Sime
Darby Property Berhad, UEM Land Berhad and EMKAY Group. South Korea will
actively participate with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the
Investment Policy Bureau of Jeollanam-Do Provincial Government. Japan will
feature the investment activities of Mitsubishi Corporation among the various
companies being presented.

China confirms its inescapable place in the Asian market, with a growing
number of exhibitors from all business fields. A number of key shopping center
developers such as Tresury China Trust, Taubman, Chongbang Group, Capitamalls
Asia, Inter-IKEA will be promoting their latest shopping center projects. The
city of Chongqing will be strongly engaged at MIPIM Asia with China Council
for the Promotion of International Trade, and with Tianjin Innovative Finance
Investment Co. Ltd which will promote Yujiapu project, the financial district
of the city.

The field of architecture is well represented at MIPIM Asia this year, with
the showcase of major development projects, such as Northstar Xin He Delta
Mixed-Use in Changsha, China, designed by the Jerde Partnership, which has
been selected as a MIPIM Asia Awards finalist for the "Best Chinese Futura
Mega Project" category. Benoy will present on its stand three shortlisted
award projects: the newly opened Hysan Place in Causeway Bay, Hong Kong, the
retail and leisure Central Plaza Rama 9 in Bangkok, Thailand, and Parc 66 in
Jinan, China. Other showcased projects include the recently completed
mixed-use Indigo development in Beijing and the company's first Korean
development opening with Seoul IFC Mall. This year, Benoy will take the
opportunity of MIPIM Asia opening cocktail to celebrate with the industry its
10^th year of presence in Hong Kong and Asia, its 65^th year of existence and
its 20^th year with Graham Cartledge CBE as Chairman. As to Kohn Pederson Fox
Associates, their showcase will feature four developments: the Hong Kong
International Commerce Centre in Kowloon, the Shanghai Wheelock Square
shopping centre in Puxi, the Xintiandi Hotels in the Taipingqiao District of
Shanghai, as well as the International Airport Midfield Complex in Abu Dhabi.
New regional players now also appear on MIPIM Asia exhibition floor, with the
Shanghai office of international consultancy Sparks Architects and with WSP
Architects from Beijing.

As part of the new three-in-one MIPIM Asia which this year combines the
Sustainable Property Expo with an Investment Summit and a Retail Summit, a new
exhibition zone called "Retail Village" will present retail expansion
strategies throughout the Asian market, with trend-setters like Desigual,
Devanlay or Subway. The 200 retailers expected at MIPIM Asia next November,
will be able to connect with shopping centre developers also present in this
zone, such as Capital Mall Singapore or Taubman US.

To consult MIPIM Asia press kit with full information on the 2012 edition,
please click here.

Notes for editors

Founded in 1963, Reed MIDEM is a leading organiser of professional,
international tradeshows. Reed MIDEM events have established themselves as key
dates in professional diaries. The company hosts MIPTV, MIPDOC, MIPCOM, and
MIPJUNIOR for the television and digital content industries, MIDEM for music
professionals, MIPIM, MIPIM Asia and MAPIC for the property and retail real
estate sectors.

Reed MIDEM belongs to Reed Exhibitions, which is the world's leading event
organiser, with over 500 events held in 39 countries throughout the Americas,
Europe, the Middle East and Asia Pacific, and organised by 33 fully staffed
offices.

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Contact: Audrey Hajiaaj, Press Manager MIPIM Asia, T: +33-1 41 90 45 39,
audrey.hajiaaj@reedmidem.com, Mike Williams, Director of Communications, T:
+33-1 41 90 49 33, mike.williams@reedmidem.com, Reed MIDEM - Paris; Belinda
Chan Wing Shan, Partner, T: +852-2372 0090, belinda@creativegp.com, Casey
Tang, Account Manager, T: +852-2372 0090, casey@creativegp.com, Creative
Consulting Group - Hong Kong
 
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