$1b boost to Marina Bay – Strait Times

July 29, 2009,AEST

Marina Bay, Singapore – Image Source: Flickr – monstermunch99 Strait Times reports TO SUPPORT the future growth of Marina Bay, the government will invest another $1 billion in infrastructure works over the next 10 to 15 years, on top of | Read More

City squares miss urban life: expert – China Daily

July 27, 2009,AEST

Tan Yingzi of China Daily reports While more and more Chinese cities are following Dalian’s example and building large city squares, urban planning experts warned Thursday that local governments must stop simply copying the Western style and look for more | Read More

UNStudio presents Raffles City, Hangzhou

July 24, 2009,AEST

UNStudio’s mixed-use Raffles City development is located near the Qiangtan River in Hangzhou, the capital of Zhejiang province, located 180 kilometres southwest of Shanghai. With a city population of 1.69 million, Hangzhou is one of the most renowned and prosperous cities | Read More

Rebuilding cities – Down To Earth magazine

July 21, 2009,AEST

Down To Earth magazine has published a great article by Yogesh Saaji & Jonathan Smulian (Wallace Roberts and Todd) about the urban renewal in Indian cities: Contrasts in living standards in India make it imperative that urban planning ensures equitable | Read More

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