|THE PROXY TO THE SINGAPORE PROPERTY MARKET
A property pioneer since 1963, City Developments Limited (CDL) is a listed international property
and hotel conglomerate involved in real estate development and investment, hotel ownership and
management, as well as the provision of hospitality solutions.
With a global presence in over 20 countries spanning Asia, Europe, North America and Australasia,
CDL has more than 250 subsidiaries and associated companies together with 5 listed companies on
notable stock exchanges.
Backed by a track record of some 20,000 luxurious and quality homes to its name, CDL’s properties
are synonymous with prestige, good value, outstanding quality and a choice investment..
CDL is one of the biggest commercial landlords in Singapore with almost 5 million square feet of
lettable office, industrial, retail and residential space. It also owns one of the largest land banks amongst
private developers with some 4.2 million square feet that has the potential of being developed into
approximately 8 million square feet of gross floor area.
CDL strongly advocates a “Safe and Green” culture and has strict adherence to its Environmental,
Health and Safety (EHS) policy which was instituted in 2003. CDL was the first private property developer
in Singapore to be awarded the ISO 14001 (Environmental Management System) certification by
the Building and Construction Authority for its commitment to raising environmental standards in its
projects and incorporating eco-friendly features into its developments. CDL also received the OHSAS
18001 (Occupational Health and Safety Management System) certification for establishing an EHS policy
to monitor the environmental impact of its operations and improve workplace safety.
Millennium & Copthorne Hotels plc (M&C), the London-listed international hotel arm of CDL, is a
dynamic hotel group that owns and operates over 100 hotels in 17 countries around the world,
with a number of them being located in major gateway cities. The Group has a dedicated subsidiary,
City e-Solutions Limited, which provides technology solutions for the global hospitality industry.
Beyond its business operations, CDL believes in giving back to the community. It remains committed
to an extensive range of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programmes aimed at caring for the needy,
raising awareness about the environment, nurturing the youth and promoting the arts. It has been listed
on the coveted FTSE4Good Social Responsibility Index since 2002 and was conferred the prestigious
Corporate Citizen Award by the National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre in 2006.