Urban development

Gov’t unknowingly gave US university campus go-ahead for demolition of WWII military fort remains

Gov’t unknowingly gave US university campus go-ahead for demolition of WWII military fort remains

The military fort was a key defence system for British soldiers during World War II.

Hong Kong century-old reservoir reimagined with 3D renderings and virtual reality

Hong Kong century-old reservoir reimagined with 3D renderings and virtual reality

Records show the colonial-era relic dates back to the early 1900s.

The show will go on for Hong Kong’s State Theatre, with Adrian Cheng’s New World Development spearheading the heritage conservation project

The show will go on for Hong Kong’s State Theatre, with Adrian Cheng’s New World Development spearheading the heritage conservation project

| Coconuts Hong Kong x New World Development | It’s not time for a curtain call on the iconic building.

Ceiling collapses in pedestrian passageway leading to Central-Mid-Levels escalators

Ceiling collapses in pedestrian passageway leading to Central-Mid-Levels escalators

A sizeable section of ceiling paneling inside an elevated pedestrian pathway between Des Voeux Road and the Central-Mid-Levels escalators suddenly collapsed this afternoon, though...

Sinking Feeling: Photos appear to show problems at major Kowloon construction project

Sinking Feeling: Photos appear to show problems at major Kowloon construction project

Images began circulating online today that appear to show large sections of the construction site of the delay-bedeviled West Kowloon Cultural District sinking into the ground....

I. M. Pei, renowned contributor to Hong Kong’s skyline, dies at 102

I. M. Pei, renowned contributor to Hong Kong’s skyline, dies at 102

I. M. Pei, one of the most renowned architects of the 20th century, and the designer of Hong Kong’s skyline-defining Bank of China building, died at his home in New York on...

Breaking ‘News’: Hong Kong most expensive place to buy a home in new ranking

Breaking ‘News’: Hong Kong most expensive place to buy a home in new ranking

Never content to be merely an expensive city, Hong Kong has yet again proven itself to be the expensive city, clocking in as the priciest place in the world to buy a home in a new...

Survey says: Hongkongers want Uber legalized

Survey says: Hongkongers want Uber legalized

Against the backdrop of the Hong Kong taxi industry’s all-out assault on Uber, a new survey commissioned by the ride-sharing giant and conducted by the University of Hong Kong...

Hong Kong admits world’s largest air purifier choked on debut

Hong Kong admits world’s largest air purifier choked on debut

Red-faced Hong Kong officials admitted on Tuesday that a record-breaking air filter for a new bypass under the city broke down shortly after it began operating. The city opened...


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