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  1. Geography is no bar to the Yangtze River Delta

    Posted Mar 12th 2004, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... as saying newcomer Jinhua could more closely link its economy with Shanghai or be left behind. Mr Xu could not be reached for comment yesterday. But the director of the Institute of Urban ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/447893/geography-no-bar-yangtze-river-delta
  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    The unknowns in China's great urban change

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 04:45am by KAM WING CHAN

    ... cities can achieve the desired result The great change After more than a decade of mostly empty talk, China has finally announced a bold move to grant urban hukou status to 100 million people ... urbanisation has been refashioned to drive growth and remake the Chinese economy in the coming decades. To accomplish that, it is essential to allow migrants living in cities to have a full urban ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1457854/unknowns-chinas-great-urban-change
  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Ester van Steekelenburg

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 11:32pm by SARAH LAZARUS

    ... Sarah Lazarus The Dutch urban planner is on a mission to preserve the beauty of Asia's historic architecture, writes Sarah Lazarus. Ester van Steekelenburg B UILDING BLOCKS Looking ... in life and you can follow your passion. I loved geography and I loved to travel, and that's exactly what I've done. OUT WITH THE OLD From 1995 to 1996 I lived in Xiamen, a beautiful old ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1581412/my-life-ester-van-steekelenburg
  4. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Art House: Antonioni's La Notte focuses more on characters than urban alienation

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 11:21pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... — instead of the dehumanising urban environment that stole the spotlight in many of his seminal efforts. Although it begins with a shot that rises above the Milan streets to admire the wonder ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1577569/art-house-antonionis-la-notte-focuses-more-characters-urban
  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    In a world still ruled by geography, Asians must learn to think strategically

    Posted May 09th 2014, 05:58pm by Andrew Sheng

    ... Andrew Sheng Andrew Sheng says avoiding conflict is vital with globe getting crowded and tensions running high In a world still ruled by geography, Asians must learn to think strategically ... that the British empire must use geography and strategic policy to its advantage against competing great powers. Former British colonies understood very well the British strategy of "divide ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1508124/world-still-ruled-geography-asians-must-learn-think-strategically
  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Shifting forces of supply and demand test Asia's health care systems

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 04:25pm by STEVEN YEO

    ... Medical tests History and geography, along with growing affluence and geopolitical significance, are combining to make the Asian market one of vast social, economic and political diversity. ... to present challenges. And not all Asian governments can provide public health services equitably. The expanding urban middle class' demand for high-quality care has therefore created a vibrant ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1581732/shifting-forces-supply-and-demand-test-asias-health-care-systems
  7. News - China - ADMINISTRATION

    China scraps urban-rural distinction in 'hukou' household registration system

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 04:29am by MANDY ZUO

    ... Mandy Zuo mandy.zuo@scmp.com Analysts say change to 'hukou' system unlikely to have immediate effect on social benefits Urban-rural residence distinction to be removed The decades-old distinction between urban and rural dwellers in the mainland's widely hated hukou, or household registration system, is to end, but observers doubt it will bring an immediate ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1563062/china-scraps-urban-rural-distinction-hukou-household-registration-system
  8. News - Hong Kong - REDEVELOPMENT

    East Kowloon urban renewal plan sees bids fail

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 04:38am by FANNY FUNG

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung fanny.fung@scmp.com All four developers in line for East Kowloon project had proposals rejected by the URA Key urban renewal plan sees bids fail The Urban Renewal Authority's biggest single project has suffered a setback after bids by developers apparently failed to meet standards set out by the quasi-governmental body. The authority said yesterday it had been ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1562123/east-kowloon-urban-renewal-plan-sees-bids-fail
  9. Lifestyle - Technology

    Dutch firm says giant floating platforms could ease urban crowding

    Posted Nov 01st 2013, 12:58pm by Jamie Carter

    ... Jamie Carter life@scmp.com Giant floating platforms that house communities could be the answer to urban overcrowding All at sea There has been much debate on where land can be found ... Waterstudio.NL's City Apps project tackles urban density and climate change. It was inspired by Olthuis' belief that cities should be more flexible, and approached as a product. "Smartphones all ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/technology/article/1344572/dutch-firm-says-giant-floating-platforms-could-ease-urban
  10. Property - Hong Kong & China - DEVELOPMENT

    Hong Kong needs master plan for urban development, architect says

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

    ... 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 ... to tackle the housing shortage, he suggested the government adopt an integrated approach. Residents in new districts have to shoulder high transport costs to work in the urban area. He said it would ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1556972/hong-kong-needs-master-plan-urban-development-architect

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