Verizon to Open Coworking Space in London
Business Insider reported that the US telecoms company will be opening a coworking area in its Clerkenwell offices. The space is being developed in conjunction with Work.Life and its set to open in April. Through the coworking space, Verizon hopes to close the gap between corporates and startups. Read more about Verizon’s upcoming coworking space here.
More Investment for Coworking in China
The Straits Time reported that City Developments Ltd announced it has signed an agreement to invest around US$14.8 million for a 24% stake in Distrii, a coworking operator in China. Diistri currently has nine existing locations and has plans for expansion in Singapore, Beijing, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, and other cities. You can read more about Diistri and their growth plans here.
Victorian Castle Transformed Into Modern Workspace
An historic grade two listed Victorian Castle in the Bathurst Estate underwent a £3 million redesign and was restored as a fully modern workplace for money.co.uk. You can check out the details and get a link to a video tour of the Castle workplace here.