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These are some tough economic times. Governments across the globe are trying all kinds of tricks to keep things ticking over, with varying degrees of success. But could bicycle networks benefit cities, providing a relatively inexpensive way to boost local economies? Read more
Where better to look for ideas on how to handle the challenges associated with urban evolution than Asia - a region (quite rightly) synonymous with rapidly-growing cities. Here's five of our favourite urban innovations from Asia with global potential. Read more
As the needs of cities change, older buildings can find themselves redundant. The challenge is to find a new purpose for these buildings, one which is historically respectful but meets the modern needs of a city. That is exactly what has happened in one development in Toronto. Read more