Tai Kwun, as the colonial era police station compound is called, during a media preview on 9 May 2018. Photo: Nora Tam
Tai Kwun, as the colonial era police station compound is called, during a media preview on 9 May 2018. Photo: Nora Tam

Old becomes hip: Asia’s heritage buildings get multimillion dollar makeovers as investors see gold and dazzle in history and culture

  • Several heritage buildings around Asian cities are being relaunched after extensive renovations with a new lease on life, or are repurposed as part of a bigger project
  • Besides Hong Kong’s Tai Kwun, similar heritage buildings are due to open in Singapore and Ho Chi Minh City

Tai Kwun, as the colonial era police station compound is called, during a media preview on 9 May 2018. Photo: Nora Tam
Tai Kwun, as the colonial era police station compound is called, during a media preview on 9 May 2018. Photo: Nora Tam
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