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International Commerce Centre

Families of six Hong Kong workers killed in 2009 accident sue for damages

The families of six construction workers who plunged 17 storeys to their death on an overloaded bamboo platform in a lift shaft at Hong Kong's tallest building are claiming damages from the contractor.

Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 11:14am

Complete packages on offer

In the competitive leasing market for grade-A office buildings in Shanghai, developers provide more than world-class specifications and facilities, prestige and premier location to woo leading multinational corporations and domestic enterprises.

29 May 2012 - 12:00am

Skyline filled by iconic projects

The fast-changing skyline of Chengdu will see another transformation with the completion of several iconic projects within the next few years.

25 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

The only way is up

Tall buildings can be wildly polarising. Some people see them as beacons of a modern future and glittering symbols of a city's wealth and status, while others find them dehumanising and alienating.

23 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

ICC puts Kowloon on top

The latest hot spot for commercial space is West Kowloon, mainly because of the completion of the International Commerce Centre (ICC), and brokers are already predicting that rents in the area will rise.

30 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Business booms

Strong demand from domestic and multinational corporations in the professional services, banking and financial sectors has driven the growth of office leasing in Nanjing, say leading mainland-based real estate consultants.

20 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Public Eye

Can't stop idling? Then let's ban breathing

17 Nov 2010 - 12:00am

Permits issued for work to resume at ICC

Some tenants who have leased office space in the International Commerce Centre have received temporary permits to conduct internal renovation work today. They are the first permits issued since six workers died after a platform on the 30th floor fell 20 floors in a lift shaft in the ICC on September 13.

24 Sep 2009 - 12:00am


What do you think of industrial safety in the city?

The accident at the International Commerce Centre on Sunday has highlighted public concern over safety measures at these construction sites.

19 Sep 2009 - 12:00am

Vertical technology

Fast and efficient 'limousine' service will mean less frustration for passengers

The lift technology at the International Commerce Centre is a new and, in many ways, revolutionary system called Schindler ID.

31 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

City Seen

The doors of The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong, in Central will close for good tonight. After a mere 14 years the classy fixture is bowing out with a simple closing ceremony at 6pm.

1 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Credit Suisse joins move to ICC amid soaring Central rents

Credit Suisse Group has become the second financial giant stung by soaring rents in Central, confirming it is deserting Exchange Square for the 118-storey International Commerce Centre in Kowloon.

6 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

ICC sets benchmark with its initiatives

Innovative green initiatives are being put in place at the International Commerce Centre (ICC) to make the skyscraper more energy efficient and environmentally friendly, and to make it a better place to work in.

28 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

ICC being phased in as new financial hub

As the newest architectural icon on Hong Kong's skyline rises to new heights, so do hopes that the International Commerce Centre will form the centre of a new thriving financial district.

31 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

City's new diamond outshines all others

Sun Hung Kai Properties (SHKP) hopes to set a new benchmark for luxury residential accommodation with The Cullinan development at Kowloon Station.

Victor Lui Ting, executive director of Sun Hung Kai Real Estate Agency, said the two residential towers at The Cullinan development would stand out among Hong Kong's high-end residencies.

19 Sep 2007 - 12:00am