Porta Nuova http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/47091/all en Exclusive - Qatar eyes stake in Milan's new skyscraper city http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130412/exclusive-qatar-eyes-stake-milans-new-skyscraper-city <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Tom Bill</p> <p>(Reuters) - Qatar is in talks to buy some or all of Milan's newly built Porta Nuova business district as Italy's economic crisis squeezes its U.S. developer, several sources have told Reuters.</p> <p>Texas-based Hines declined comment on any move to cut its stake in the 34-acre project, planned during the last boom; no immediate comment was available from the Gulf emirate, which has made major investments in European real estate in recent years.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130412/exclusive-qatar-eyes-stake-milans-new-skyscraper-city" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia Business London Porta Nuova Technology Thomson Reuters Fri, 12 Apr 2013 15:00:05 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5813374 at http://www.globalpost.com