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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Once an icon of low-cost living, Wah Fu Estate is finally getting the redevelopment residents hoped for

    Posted May 10th 2014, 10:39pm by FANNY FUNG

    ... Fanny Fung Built in the 1960s, Wah Fu Estate was the first of its kind, marking a significant upturn in the Hong Kong public's standard of living. Now, as redevelopment approaches, ... in their homes, Wah Fu's residents learned their fate in January, when Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying announced in his policy address that the estate would be redeveloped. "Before moving here, ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: the money culture

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:09pm by Jason Wordie

    ... essential. Historical researchers bend hard facts to suit redevelopment or planning applications; archaeologists and conservators document preservation essentials so owners know exactly what to trash ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Residence in waiting

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:51pm by Charmaine Chan

    ... Harwood believed, especially when he heard the apartment block in which he lived was slated for redevelopment. So the client bought himself a flat elsewhere. That was in 2012. But the bulldozers ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 11:31pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... and a huge retro map of the world displaying time zones in LED, the Hotel Okura Tokyo (above) has announced that it is to be redeveloped next year. Despite claims that the original aesthetics ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: Love stories and bygone business reveal history of Island East

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 11:25pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... and family history. Let's start with Taikoo Shing. Today more than 12,000 apartments compete for harbour views in an unwinnable race to the sky. But before the area was redeveloped in the 1980s, ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs - FOOD & WINE

    Interview: Jamie Oliver reveals why new mid-market Hong Kong restaurant is perfectly placed

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 10:53pm by Susan Jung

    ... that they are looking for local suppliers, which Oliver says has been challenging. "There seems to be a bit of a jar between farming areas and redevelopment for high-rises. The [Hong Kong] government ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Disappearing acts: Delhi's 'magicians' colony' is braced for the bulldozers

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 11:21pm by BIBEK BHANDARI

    ... Bibek Bhandari As the vibrant Kathputli Colony prepares for redevelopment, its resident puppeteers, snake charmers and street artists fear losing their homes will also destroy ... struggling with the notion of home. Every family here is worried about the Delhi Development Authority's (DDA) order to redevelop the colony. Residents will be shipped out and rehoused ...

  8. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Film Review: Brick Mansions is Detroit's mean streets

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 10:49pm by Yvonne Teh

    ... the city's mayor has proposed that the troubled area be redeveloped, and needs to come up with a way to get its inhabitants out of there quickly. Conveniently, a crisis arises involving a neutron ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: blot on the landscape

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

    ... a site inspection and ordered the work to stop. An application to redevelop the lots had been submitted but hadn't even been considered at that point. On February 18, in reply to an inquiry ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Soul searching: Prague

    Posted May 24th 2014, 11:03pm by Paul Letters

    ... aged 30, and Kubis, 28, had other ideas. On the morning of May 27, as Heydrich's open-top Mercedes slowed at a hairpin bend in a (now redeveloped) Prague suburb, Gabcik stepped to the edge ...




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