Banking on a Norman Foster Building

December 5, 2007,AEST

The Murezzan is an attractive complex refurbished with new designs by Sir Norman Foster – and in which Credit Suisse has opened its new St. Moritz branch. Inside, a series of works by Swiss artists are on display. An open | Read More

Sydney addicted to cars

December 5, 2007,AEST

Sydney is being choked to death by cars and cut off from its best asset, the harbour, by a freeway and rail link, according to renowned Danish urban designer trying to rejuvenate the city. Sydney addicted to cars – New | Read More

BBR Wins contract to build tunnel at Marina View

December 4, 2007,AEST

BBR Holdings has won a S$190 million contract from the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) to build a common services tunnel for the Marina View area. The common services tunnel is a system of purpose-built tunnels to house and distribute various | Read More

The Changing Meaning of Urban Space in Yerevan

December 4, 2007,AEST

Recently, I had the opportunity to be present at a debate about education reform among workers at the Yerevan State University. The occasion was the introduction of the credit system, the latest stage in the reforms. The main argument was | Read More

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