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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: off the record

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 10:45pm by Jason Wordie

    ... sometimes wonder. All those mounds of dusty old papers take up space that could be used for more constructive purposes and provide interest only to cranky misfits more interested in the past than ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: David Tod Roy

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 10:12pm by RONG XIAOQING

    ... the China I remembered from my childhood was really noticeable. In any direction you saw construction going on. I've never liked what seems to me to be the totalitarian aspect of the Chinese ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: blot on the landscape

    Posted Mar 08th 2014, 11:31pm by Mark Footer

    ... Mark Footer Mark Footer Blot on the landscape Some construction projects in Hong Kong appear to get tied up in red tape and take forever to get built (we're looking at you, West ... permission". Those houses are now well past the foundation stage and, as of Thursday, work on them was continuing. Any action against construction now would leave an eyesore, although it seems probable ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: the big green leap

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 11:38pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... But green nuptials have finally arrived in the city. Management company ZCB and the Construction Industry Council (CIC), which developed the city's first zero-carbon building (ZCB), are jointly ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Channel hop

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 11:13pm by Mark Peters

    ... clumsy point) and it inspires me to go and do something, anything, more constructive and worthwhile than worrying about which way Shia LaBeouf has decided to part his hair today. Other than ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: ship shape

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 10:41pm by Jason Wordie

    ... and large-scale hotel and office complexes having been constructed. But the ultimate credit for the district's transformation lies with tycoon Sir Douglas Clague's expansion of his Hutchison ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: Glow with the flow

    Posted Sep 29th 2013, 12:00am

    ... of dancers while the rest of the punters party the night away. Two days later, patrons at Ice House Street's Club Fly will see Robert and Acet "construct and destruct a giant UV-light ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: Plane speaking

    Posted Sep 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... territories such as Hong Kong and Singapore, and mostly without fuss. The old Bank of China Building is the most obvious local example. Construction on it started in 1947, just as the civil war ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: Friends indeed

    Posted Sep 01st 2013, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... the Burma Road, the "backdoor" supply route into Yunnan province. Constructed in 1938, with tremendous loss of life, the Burma Road was a vital overland supply route after China's ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: sound advice

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Heaver

    ... from every conceivable type of power tool certainly is. From the major construction sites of Central to the ferry piers on the outlying islands and the remotest villages of the New Territories, ... which allows for fines to be slapped on firms making construction noise between 7pm and 7am, and includes a provision for noise that is causing "annoyance to any person at night ...




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