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24-02-2009 > A Holl New Approach To Highrise

Linked Hybrid, BeijingWork is currently approaching completion on a new unique inter-connected scheme for Beijing in China that upon completion, which should be late 2009, it will provide a total 750 apartments and also have a 82 room hotel.

17-02-2009 > Beihais Real Fake Hills

Fake Hills, BeihaiChina is one of the few places clearly not at all bothered by the global credit crunch which is beginning to affect all things skyscrapery, something evidenced by the constant stream of new projects there coming online including this impressively large new development in Beihai.

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09-02-2009 > Beijings Towering Inferno

Mandarin Oriental Hotel on fireBeijing's Mandarin Oriental Hotel, also known as the Television Cultural Centre (TVCC) has spectacularly caught fire in what is being reported as a structurally fatal event for the building.

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27-01-2009 > Studio SHIFTs First Chinese Project Unwrapped

Miyi Tower, ChinaProposals have been put forward for a new tower in Miyi County, Sichuan Province, China. Named the Miyi Tower it will when built stand at a height of 106 metres, modest for the country but enough to make it one of the tallest buildings in the immediate area.

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14-01-2009 > Shenzhen Scraper Aims To Trump Shanghai Center

Pingan International Finance CenterShenzhen on the Chinese border with Hong Kong could get the world's second tallest building if a new development goes ahead.

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28-11-2008 > Groundbreaking Begins On Worlds 2nd Tallest

The Shanghai Tower and neighboursThe groundbreaking ceremony has been held to mark the start of construction on what will be for now at least, the world's second tallest skyscraper, Shanghai Tower which will be located not surprisingly in Shanghai, China.

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30-09-2008 > SOMs White Magnolia Flowers In Shanghai

White Magnolia, ShanghaiConstruction work is beginning on yet another tall building in Shanghai, this time designed by Skidmore Owings and Merrill.

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29-08-2008 > Shanghai World Financial Center Opens

Shanghai World Financial CentreThe world's sort of tallest building, the Shanghai World Financial Centre opens today in the Chinese city it takes part of its name after.

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08-01-2009 > Firms Compete For Chinese Supertall

Shijiazhuang International Convention and Exhibition CentreA new exhibition centre featuring a skyscraper has been proposed for the Chinese city of Shijiazhuang, China.

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17-11-2008 > 600m Tall Under Construction In Tianjin

China 117 Tower, TianjinUnlike the fanfare of Dubai there has been barely a whisper, but a new 600 metre tall tower is now under construction in the Chinese city of Tianjin.

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15-09-2008 > RMJMs Grand Entrance

Gate of the Orient, SuzhouSuzhou is another of those Chinese cities with a seven figure population which is booming but not recognised by people in the western world.

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18-08-2008 > Gensler Design 632m Shanghai Super Tower

The Shanghai CenterGensler Architects has won an international competition to build what will be one of the tallest buildings in the world on Shanghai's Pudong Peninsula, the main cluster of skyscrapers in the city and the second tallest in the world.

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