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Government launches 5G for rural areas competition


Chloé Vaughan

Targeted crop spraying by drones, tracking salmon and remotely checking the health of cattle have inspired the £30m contest for ideas to take the next generation of telecoms into Britain's countryside.

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JLL launches accelerator with Government of India


Nicola Byrne

JLL IDEAs is targeted at early stage startups and individuals, with a solution for impacting real estate scenarios such as asset valuation, smart buildings, employee experience, sustainability and more.

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Yardi targets growing coworking market

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The first half of 2019 saw the continued rise of flexible space, with some of the largest property firms plunging headfirst into the market to compete with operators such as WeWork. Nicola Byrne asked Justin Harley, regional director of software giant Yardi’s coworking team, for his views on the current market after 18 years in the sector.

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UrbanLab collaboration, from left: Wei Basong, chief technology officer at Ping An Urban Tech; Guy Bradley, chief executive at Swire Properties; and KK Fung, chief executive officer at Great China JLL.

‘First accelerator’ created in China


Chloé Vaughan

JLL, Swire Properties, and Ping An Urban Tech have collaborated to "help foster the next generation of entrepreneurs from the Chinese proptech ecosystem."