Shaping The Singapore
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 gateway
cities across Asia, Europe, North America and New Zealand/Australia,
CDL has more than 250 subsidiaries and associated companies together
with 5 listed companies on notable stock exchanges.
Backed by a track record of
over 22,000 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 landlords
in Singapore with over 4 million square feet of lettable office,
industrial, retail and residential space. It also owns one of
the largest land banks amongst private developers with over 4.5
million square feet that has the potential of being developed
into more than 9 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.
In managing its investment
properties, CDL was also the first private property developer
in Singapore to be awarded the ISO 14001 and ISO 9001 (Quality
Management System) certifications for 14 of its commercial buildings.
Millennium & Copthorne
Hotels plc (M&C), the London-listed international hotel arm
of CDL, is a dynamic hotel group that owns and operates over 110
hotels in 18 countries around the world, with a number of them
being located in major gateway cities. CDL also has a dedicated
subsidiary, the Hong Kong-listed 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. For
its sustained commitment and outstanding contributions to the
community and the environment, CDL was conferred the prestigious
President’s Social Service Award and President’s Award
for the Environment in 2007. It has also been listed on the coveted
FTSE4Good Social Responsibility Index since 2002.