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  1. Property - Hong Kong & China - DEVELOPMENT

    Hong Kong needs master plan for urban development, architect says

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 03:19pm by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu yvonne.liu@scmp.com Architect calls for HK master plan with human focus While the government seeks more land across the city to meet its ultimate target of 470,000 more homes within a decade, architect Bryant Lu says Hong Kong urgently needs an urban master plan. Lu, vice-chairman of Ronald Lu & Partners, a major local architectural firm, said a large-scale master ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Tribunals to speed up stalled land negotiations

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 04:29am by Olga Wong

    ... [tribunal's decision] may be deemed more acceptable to developers because professionals' judgments are closer to the market," said the lawmaker for the architectural, surveying and planning ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Speed of construction is draw of the mainland for Hong Kong architects

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 03:26am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... spaces, cafes and parks where people can communicate, relax and come up with creative ideas. Although he says the main focus of his company- Barrie Ho Architecture Interiors- will remain in Hong ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Don't give up green 'theatre' for flats

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 05:37am by Vivienne Chow

    ... option, a leading British designer says. Thomas Heatherwick also urged Hong Kong to design its city with human-scale architecture rather than gigantic, identical buildings. "Be very ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Hong Kong, Macau struggle with their identity as cross-border cities

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 04:47am by Lana Lam

    ... It is funded by global architecture and engineering consultancy AECOM and is its first collaboration with Harvard's graduate school of design. The Macau findings can, in part, be applied to Hong ... based on the research opens at Chinese University's school of architecture. The key researchers are coming to Hong Kong for a roundtable discussion. Sean Chiao, 55, chief executive ...

  6. News - Asia - DEVELOPMENT

    Development ravages Malaysia's 'Little England'

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 09:40am by Agence France Press in Tanah Rata

    ... lush gardens, and arresting tea-plantation vistas. Colonial architecture still graces a region that is Malaysia’s main domestic source of temperate-zone crops like strawberries and apples ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Historic houses in century-old village face threat of demolition

    Posted Oct 04th 2013, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... what we now see in Sha Tin," said Dr Lee Ho-yin, an architectural conservation expert from the University of Hong Kong. Lee worried the department had no mandate to consider the impact ...

  8. Property - Hong Kong & China - DEVELOPMENT

    Young architects describe their vision of an urban landscape with a heart

    Posted Sep 12th 2012, 12:00am by Christopher Dewolf

    ... Biennale of Architecture. Hong Kong's pavilion at the showcase of architecture and design focuses on the fast-changing neighbourhoods of Kowloon East, where new office blocks sidle up ... But it's also an opportunity for several of Hong Kong's most exciting architectural practices to flex their creative muscles. Law's firm, the Oval Partnership, is responsible for three ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    City of Sadness fear for new towns in New Territories

    Posted Jul 05th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... runs concern group Land Watch, said the size requirement would lead to a "monopoly by big developers". But Tony Tse Wai-chuen, lawmaker for the architectural, surveying and planning ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Calls for more flats at Kai Tak spark ventilation fears

    Posted Oct 26th 2012, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... a professor of architecture at Chinese University, gave advice on the development of the site of the former airport during the early planning stages. He reassessed the air ventilation of the area ...




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