CapitaLand Ltd. is an investment holding company, which engages in the provision of consultancy services. It operates through the following business segments: CapitaLand Singapore, CapitaLand China, CapitaLand Mall Asia, Ascott Limited, and Others. The CapitaLand Singapore segment owns and manages commercial properties and develops residential properties in Singapore and Malaysia for sale. The CapitaLand China segment involves residential, commercial and integrated property development. The CapitaLand Mall Asia owns and manages shopping malls in Singapore, China, India, Japan, and Malaysia. The Ascott Limited segment is an international serviced residence owner-operator with operations in key cities of Asia Pacific, Europe, U.S. and the Gulf region. Its brands include Ascott, Somerset and Citadines. The Others segment includes corporate office, group treasury, StorHub, financial services, and other businesses in Vietnam, Indonesia, Japan, and Gulf Cooperation Council countries. The company was founded in November 2000 and is headquartered in Singapore.