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Why Volvo’s macho S90 may help revive Swedish brand's fortunes

The Chinese-owned carmaker’s new executive sedan is fast, smooth and svelte. Can it help Volvo shed the boring tag for good?

The Chinese-owned carmaker’s new executive sedan is fast, smooth and svelte. Can it help Volvo shed the boring tag for good?

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Hong Kong exhibition celebrates the history of typography

Tsim Sha Tsui exhibition is the knowledge of all fonts when it comes to the art of arranging and printing type

Tsim Sha Tsui exhibition is the knowledge of all fonts when it comes to the art of arranging and printing type

17 Sep 2015 - 10:59PM
How Hong Kong ‘empty nester’ couple made downsizing a fine art

Sydney natives Helen and Wendell Boyd, their three children grown and having flown the family coop, went from 2,100 square feet to 650 square feet  but still found a way to display art and objets dear to them, writes James King.

Sydney natives Helen and Wendell Boyd, their three children grown and having flown the family coop, went from 2,100 square feet to 650 square feet  but still found a way to display art and objets dear to them, writes James King.

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27 Nov 2014 - 4:33PM
20 Nov 2014 - 5:26PM
Living Office concept for the new species of worker

Are you standing comfortably? Or kneeling? Or sitting? Are you dividing and conquering, chatting, conversing, co-creating, huddling, warming up or cooling down?

Are you standing comfortably? Or kneeling? Or sitting? Are you dividing and conquering, chatting, conversing, co-creating, huddling, warming up or cooling down?

19 Nov 2014 - 4:40AM
Rethink urged on revamp of '60 s chic hotel in Tokyo

The announcement that froze the marrow of every devotee of mid-20th century modern architecture - that Hotel Okura Tokyo, the epitome of 1960s chic, is to be partly obliterated from September next year - caused a seismic reaction in the blogosphere.

The announcement that froze the marrow of every devotee of mid-20th century modern architecture - that Hotel Okura Tokyo, the epitome of 1960s chic, is to be partly obliterated from September next year - caused a seismic reaction in the blogosphere.

22 Oct 2014 - 5:16AM
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LED evangelist Teddy Lo combines art and commerce in real world

A suggested war cry for those save-the-worlders who have seen the light (and are partial to cold war-era sloganeering): better LED than dead.

A suggested war cry for those save-the-worlders who have seen the light (and are partial to cold war-era sloganeering): better LED than dead.

10 Sep 2014 - 4:38AM
Converted Mini the wheel deal for budding DJs

Part of the showroom is given over to a darkened studio, in which stands a Mini Cooper S Cabrio. Around the walls is a rainbow of neon tubes teamed with an array of mirrors and speakers that all generate a sound and light show that would grace party spot Dragon-i.

Part of the showroom is given over to a darkened studio, in which stands a Mini Cooper S Cabrio. Around the walls is a rainbow of neon tubes teamed with an array of mirrors and speakers that all generate a sound and light show that would grace party spot Dragon-i.

28 Aug 2014 - 2:43PM
Buying property in international markets turned one man to books

"Put it in bricks and mortar" remains a popular morsel of advice doled out to those looking for secure places to park their money - because such investments are seen as, well, safe as houses.

"Put it in bricks and mortar" remains a popular morsel of advice doled out to those looking for secure places to park their money - because such investments are seen as, well, safe as houses.

20 Aug 2014 - 5:21AM