A 650-year-old urban walled village in Hong Kong, 衙前围 (Nga Tsin Wei), is being destroyed to make way for urban development!
Feb02

A 650-year-old urban walled village in Hong Kong, 衙前围 (Nga Tsin Wei), is being destroyed to make way for urban development!

A 650-year-old urban walled village in Hong Kong — the last of its kind — will be destroyed to make way for development in what critics say is another nail in the coffin for the city’s cultural heritage. On a chilly morning, around 20 remaining residents of Nga Tsin Wai, an ancient settlement in the heart of bustling Kowloon, despondently packed their belongings before the wrecking ball arrives in the coming days....

Read More
Citi unveiling a new office layout that features no doors and open concept – gone are the corner offices for all executives!
Dec26

Citi unveiling a new office layout that features no doors and open concept – gone are the corner offices for all executives!

In renovating its downtown Manhattan tower, Citigroup Inc. is planning to offer all the amenities of the modern skyscraper, including a rooftop deck, state-of-the-art gym, upgraded coffee and faster elevators. But when the bank’s top executives move next month into their new digs at the 39-story office building, they will find one big thing missing: actual offices. The nation’s third-largest bank is making the shift to an open-plan...

Read More
Giant Sinkhole appears in Brooklyn Fifth Avenue and 64th Street in Brooklyn’s Sunset Park
Aug04

Giant Sinkhole appears in Brooklyn Fifth Avenue and 64th Street in Brooklyn’s Sunset Park

The police have blocked off the intersection of Fifth Avenue and 64th Street in Brooklyn’s Sunset Park as a massive sinkhole opened up around 7:30 am Tuesday morning, taking most of the street corner with it. MyFoxNY reports that there are no reported injuries from the collapse. National Grid workers are on the scene to work on affected gas lines, and the north bound N train is expecting delays due to the wreckage, CBSNewYork...

Read More
Man escaped death after metal slab fell on car at Pusat Damansara LRT construction near Help Uni!
Jun26

Man escaped death after metal slab fell on car at Pusat Damansara LRT construction near Help Uni!

         Man escaped death after metal slab fell on car at Pusat Damansara LRT construction near Help Uni! The uploader of these pictures state that his father was driving alone the highway when the metal slab from the construction of the MRT fell on the passenger side, missing him. This incident is not isolated and there have been numerous documented case. When will these construction companies be more responsible before any death...

Read More
Japanese government wants workers to take more holidays and work less to avoid death!
May26

Japanese government wants workers to take more holidays and work less to avoid death!

  Japan wants its workers to take more holidays and work fewer hours to cut down the number of people pushing themselves into an early grave. Decades after “karoshi,” death from overwork, entered the Japanese lexicon, the government is still battling to get control of the problem. Leave entitlements and national holidays have increased, but the Japanese still shun vacations and the number of work-related suicides is...

Read More
Breaking: Explosion in Lower East Side, New York Injuring at least 30 people!
Mar26

Breaking: Explosion in Lower East Side, New York Injuring at least 30 people!

  As many as 30 people were hurt when an explosion caused a partial building collapse and ignited a massive fire in the East Village on Thursday afternoon, law-enforcement sources told The Post. Flames were engulfing two buildings at the scene and firefighters were spraying water on the blaze, as thick smoke billowed over the neighborhood. The destruction near the corner of Second Avenue and East Seventh Street was reported...

Read More
Soon, tourist will be able to visit Rome’s own Red light district in addition to the Colosseum and
Feb09

Soon, tourist will be able to visit Rome’s own Red light district in addition to the Colosseum and

Rome’s mayor and officials are considering a “red light” district to shield prostitutes from exploitation and families from embarrassment. Prostitution is legal in Italy, and its practitioners are a common sight along several streets in Rome and many other Italian cities. City officials in the EUR neighborhood, filled with ministries, office high-rises and residential buildings, want to designate certain streets for...

Read More
This kind and generous millionaire in China bulldozed his hometown and built luxury apartments for the villagers for FREE!
Nov27

This kind and generous millionaire in China bulldozed his hometown and built luxury apartments for the villagers for FREE!

Xiong Shuihua said he could afford the development as he had ‘earned more money than I knew what to do with’ A further 18 families, who were particularly kind to the businessman, were given villas of their own in a project costing close to £4million The multimillionaire (pictured left) made his money first of all in the construction industry and later by getting involved in the steel trade The area has been transformed in...

Read More
MRT track crooked at Federal Highway Kuala Lumpur Malaysia causing fear and traffic jam! | Tiang MRT bengkok hampir jatuh Di Lebuhraya Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur!
Nov23

MRT track crooked at Federal Highway Kuala Lumpur Malaysia causing fear and traffic jam! | Tiang MRT bengkok hampir jatuh Di Lebuhraya Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur!

Check this out! The construction of MRT in Kuala Lumpur is again under scrutiny when one of the beam was seen crooked and almost falling apart, causing fear, confusion and traffic jam. Man drives his car through the wall without much luck Singaporean Military weapon found lying on the street, some soldier got some explaining to do! Malaysian government engineer caught with links to ISIS! South Korea K Pop concert a nightmare for...

Read More
Malaysian MRT Latest Accident: 300 tonne beam fell, crushing 3 workers!
Aug18

Malaysian MRT Latest Accident: 300 tonne beam fell, crushing 3 workers!

Three workers are feared dead after a 300-tonne concrete span collapsed at a MRT construction site in Kota Damansara Monday night. In a statement, Mass Rapid Transit Corporation (MRT Corp) said the incident occurred at the MRT worksite within the former Rubber Research Institute site near Kota Damansara. “The incident occurred at around 8.30pm while construction of the parapet was being carried out on the MRT elevated guideway....

Read More
Sorry pal, this entrance is only for the rich. 40 Riverside Blvd Class Warfare
Jul22

Sorry pal, this entrance is only for the rich. 40 Riverside Blvd Class Warfare

  Extell Development Company is building an extravagant and luxurious condominium facing the Hudson River named 40 Riverside Blvd. The development will feature 55 units of affordable housing out of the 219 ultra luxury units and those affordable housing will “be physically segregated from the market rate condo units with a separate entrance and elevators.” We understand that the super rich has worked hard to be able to...

Read More
Sinking slowly
Jul13

Sinking slowly

Negligence of the contractors and external factors caused a major sinkhole to appear in Jalan Imbi, Kuala Lumpur. Construction of the MRT might have also affected the stability of the ground causing the massive sinkhole to appear....

Read More