Construction Goes Global
Join us at Asia House for a stimulating discussion on the future developments in the global and Asian construction industry. The conference will be led by UK regional and global experts drawn from insurance, banking, journalism, and the construction industry. The keynote speaker is Geoffrey Spence, Chief Executive, Infrastructure UK.
Thursday 18 September
08.00 for 09.00 – 13.00
ASEAN Secretary-General optimistic about EU trade agreement
In an exclusive interview with Asia House, ASEAN Secretary-General HE Le Luong Minh speaks about his hope that a free trade agreement between the 10-member bloc and the European Union will be negotiated soon, deepening economic and political ties between the two regions.
Guided tour of Asia House
Come and enjoy a free guided tour of our Grade II* listed town house, designed by John Johnson. The magnificent library, a later addition to the site, was designed by Sir John Soane. The tours are on offer all weekend on a walk-in basis, as part of Open House London.
Saturday 20 September 10.00 - 17.00
Sunday 21 September 11.00 - 17.00
Open House London
Asian Business Leaders Award Dinner 2014
Tables and sponsorhip packages are on offer for Asia House's fifth annual Gala Dinner, when we will honour Ho Ching, CEO of Temasek, who will receive the prestigious Asian Business Leaders Award. The event will take place at The Banqueting House, Westminster.
Contact [email protected] to find out about sponsorship opportunities.
Monday 27 October
19.00 until late
ARTiculations with Richard Deacon
The Turner Prize winning sculptor will be in conversation with Pamela Kember, Head of Arts and Learning at Asia House. He grew up in Sri Lanka, and has travelled through many parts of Asia over the course of his career. He will talk about his interest in the rock carved sculptures of Asia.
Tuesday 30 September
18.45 - 20.30
Richard Deacon. Photo by Niels Dietrich, courtesy the Lisson Gallery
Market Visit to Azerbaijan
Asia House and the Britain Azerbaijan Business Council are pleased to support the UKTI Market Visit to Azerbaijan from 30 September to 2 October 2014. Click below to find out more about the visit and how to become part of the delegation.
ARTiculations – Blink by Simon Boswell
BAFTA nominated film score composer, producer and musician Simon Boswell will be in conversation with Pamela Kember about his ambitious, long term multi-media art project Blink.
Friday 17 October
18.45 - 20.00
16th September 2014
- Channel News Asia: Thai police question three Myanmar men over murder of British pair
- Channel News Asia: Singapore welcomes Indonesia's ratification of ASEAN haze pact
- Channel News Asia: China ups its medics in Ebola-hit Sierra Leone to 174
- SCMP: China leads region in financial well-being – but wealth divide remains: survey
- SCMP: Chinese tourist hub Sanya wants to reclaim land for new airport projects
- SCMP: Will China's 'big tigers' band together to fight Xi's graft probe?
- Zee News: Security issues to be discussed during Narendra Modi's US visit
- Zee News: US includes India among 22 major illicit drug producers
- Zee News: Narendra Modi regime offers opportunity to re-energise US-India ties: US expert
- Financial Times: EM stocks tumble on Fed rate rise fears
- Financial Times: Traders wary ahead of Fed policy update
- Financial Times: Foreign investment into China slumps
News & Views
ASEAN Secretary-General optimistic about EU trade agreement12/09/14
Secretary-General Le Luong Minh gave an exclusive interview following a private business briefing.Read more
Sculptor: ‘Artistic creation to me is a culmination of personal experiences’06/09/14
Singaporean Chua Boon Kee speaks about his sculpture Flowing ahead of his Masterclass at Asia House.Read more
‘Dark and grimy beauty’ of Beijing evoked in fantastical novel based on history02/09/14
British author of The Incarnations Susan Barker speaks to Asia House about her latest novel.Read more
Graphic Design in China 2003-13 Exhibition15/09/14 - 20/09/14
An exhibition which features the work of China’s best graphic design talent.Read more
Construction Goes Global18/09/14 08:00
Join us for a stimulating discussion on future developments in the global construction industry.Read more
Open House London 201420/09/14 - 21/09/14
Free guided tours around the array of interiors at Asia House will be given throughout each day.Read more