Hill International Selected as Consultant for Luxury Development in Pakistan

PHILADELPHIA and ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, July 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hill International (NYSE:HIL) (Hill), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today that it was selected to provide construction consultancy services for Elite Reverie, a multi-million dollar, luxury-living development in Islamabad, Pakistan.

Elite Reverie, also known as Eighteen, is a more than 2 million SM, mixed-use development project that includes residential complexes with over 2,000 units of villas and apartments, a retail and business park, a 20,152 SM, five-star hotel, a mall, medical and sports facilities, education villages, recreational facilities, and 7,200 yards with an eighteen-hole golf course.

The project is located to the southwest of the city. It is well connected to the major road networks in the area and just ten minutes away from the new Islamabad International Airport.

Hill will offer construction consultancy services to help ensure that the project is delivered on-time and within budget. The scope of work will include overall site supervision; schedule and progress control; health, safety, and environment management; quality management; inspection of contractors’ works; coordination between all project stakeholders; and project commissioning.

“The Elite Eighteen project is a significant addition to the capital city’s real estate development sector,” says Hill Senior Vice President for the Asia/Pacific Region Said Mneimne. “We are extremely excited to provide Hill’s services for such a flagship project in Pakistan. We share the owner’s vision and are committed to working with all stakeholders for a successful project delivery. Moreover, Hill is pleased to expand its footprint

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TIME and Columbia Business School Partner to Launch a Series of Business Classes for Professional Development During Uncertain Economic Times

“The Business of Change” classes are offered on-demand and at an affordable price point, empowering individuals to expand their skill set and facilitate their own success. Support from Deluxe is helping to make this world-class education series accessible to a broader audience, including its own community of small business owners and entrepreneurs

(June 18, 2020 — New York, NY) — Today, TIME and Columbia Business School announced a first-ever partnership to offer a new series of online, on demand business classes designed to empower anyone to take control of their futures during this moment of economic uncertainty. The Business of Change classes are taught by world-renowned professors from Columbia Business School and are offered at an accessible price, through the support of corporate partner Deluxe. The classes focus on building and expanding critical skills, both in and out of the office.

The partnership unites the cutting-edge curriculum of Columbia Business School, one of the most prestigious and innovative business schools in the world, with TIME, the trusted global media brand that covers the people and ideas that shape the world. TIME regularly reports on global leaders across industries through its most recognized annual franchises, the TIME 100 list of the world’s most influential people and TIME’s Person of the Year, as well as through the recently launched Leadership Brief interview series and newsletter and TIME’s live and virtual events, which convene business and thought leaders for conversation and collaboration toward a better world.

The Business of Change classes are designed

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How The Non-Scripted Business Is Set To Resume Production, Focus On Big-Ticket Development

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The non-scripted business is gearing up for a return to full production, safely of course, over the next couple of months.

L.A. County has allowed the reopening of film and TV production, non-fiction trade group N-Pact, which includes members such as Endemol Shine North America and Wheelhouse Entertainment, released its own health and safety guidelines and Hollywood unions DGA, SAG-AFTRA, IATSE and the Teamsters released their detailed protocols.

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This has led many non-scripted buyers, producers and agents to be optimistic that filming on many shows, including a number of big-scale network series, will resume this July and August.

Below, Deadline looks at how shows such as NBC’s America’s Got Talent and CBSLove Island are proceeding, lays out the challenges of returning safely to production and reveals an optimism about development.

NBC has been working through plans for AGT, which returned on May 26. The first six audition shows were filmed before the shutdown and the network is hoping to shoot its Judge Cuts episodes at the end of the month, with modifications, and is planning how to shoot its live episodes. Jenny Groom, NBC’s EVP, Alternative Programming & Development, tells Deadline that the ambition is for the show to run through with no weeks off. “We’re looking at a lot of different options because it’s hard to envision a room full of people packing into the Dolby Theater,” she adds.

NBC has four of these tentpole

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