The handling of the State Theatre in North Point, which turned 65 in December 2017, showed the official assessment mechanism and criteria for historic buildings in Hong Kong are both outdated and at odds with public expectations. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Hong Kong’s post-war heritage building grading needs to be placed in the hands of specialists

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The handling of the State Theatre in North Point, which turned 65 in December 2017, showed the official assessment mechanism and criteria for historic buildings in Hong Kong are both outdated and at odds with public expectations. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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