One trillion dollars (RMB6.6 trillion) will be needed to support China’s efforts at reducing carbon emissions in the next five years, and former US Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson is leading cross-border efforts to provide the know-how and financial backing to… Read More>>
Shanghai’s Lujiazui financial district is the center of the banking and finance business in China’s commercial capital, as well as being home to three of the country’s tallest towers.
While the skyline is dominated by the 88-storey Jinmao Tower, the… Read More>>
Xi Jinping has made the enforcement of party discipline and service to the state a hallmark of his administration, and now it appears that China’s supreme leader is even trying to bring the country’s buildings into line.
China’s state council,… Read More>>
China’s latest environmental regulations require that children be kept home from school on days with the worst air pollution, but office workers may need similar safety measures, according to recent research into air quality in Beijing’s office buildings.
Ninety percent… Read More>>
A man-made mountain built from years of construction waste finally gave way today in a massive mudslide that knocked over 22 buildings and left at least 27 people missing in an industrial park in Shenzhen, China.
The catastrophe hit Liuxi… Read More>>
New urban projects from both Shanghai and Chengdu were recognised as world leaders in property development today when Sino-Ocean Taikoo Li Chengdu and the Jing An Kerry Centre both won top awards at an industry event in the US.
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A Hong Kong architecture firm today unveiled their plans for Nanning Logan Century, a 383-metre tower that would give Logan Property Group the tallest building in Guangxi province, and one of the biggest skyscrapers in China.
Hong Kong architecture firm Dennis… Read More>>
Four out of twenty-two projects qualifying for the final round in an annual competition for the world’s finest real estate developments come from Greater China, with the mainland ranking behind only the US in the contest conducted by the Urban… Read More>>
Severe rains have caused flight delays in Hong Kong and southern China this week, but in Guiyang, the capital of southwestern China’s Guizhou province, the bad weather brought down a nine-storey building.
A total of 15 people were still missing… Read More>>
When the world last heard of Hunan-based Broad Group, the construction firm was still struggling to win approval to turn a watermelon patch into a 220-storey vertical city.
Now the air conditioning maker turned-modular building group has bounced back… Read More>>