Shared high streets ‘not safer’ – BBC News

October 16, 2008,AEDT

“New street schemes which merge traffic and pedestrian areas could put blind people at risk, a charity has warned.” SOURCE: BBC NEWS | UK | Scotland | Tayside and Central | Shared high streets ‘not safer’.

Martha Fajardo Interview – Land8Lounge

October 16, 2008,AEDT

Read a great interview with Martha Fajardo by Kevin Gaughan of “MARTHA CECILIA FAJARDO, Immediate Past-President of the International Federation of Landscape Architects (IFLA), received her Colombian Landscape Architect Master degree on Landscape Design at Sheffield University, England.” SOURCE: – | Read More

Mumbai’s final chance? – DNA

October 15, 2008,AEDT

Today, Mumbai is at the crossroads — a unique opportunity or an unmitigated disaster. Can this be a defining moment in Mumbai’s history? The answer lies with us. Mumbai is not unique. Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Birmingham, London and Chicago | Read More

Malaysia’s largest development unveiled

October 13, 2008,AEDT

The Iskandar Investment Board (IIB) launched Malaysia’s largest urban development at Cityscape Dubai last week. Medini Iskandar, a 2,300 acre (920 hectares) international mixed-use urban development project consisting of nine clusters, should bring in about Dh20 billion in the next | Read More

Tianjin – Eco city under construction

October 13, 2008,AEDT

AFTER 17 months of painstaking preparation and planning, Singapore and China yesterday began construction of their flagship eco-city, with a ground-breaking ceremony attended by top leaders from both countries. Singapore’s Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong and Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao | Read More

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