Origin of disaster; Operaen

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Operaen, as it was meant to be; Flat glass facade.  Photo: Thomas Timlen/GIMP

If you’re not Danish you probably missed the scandal. Otherwise only aficionados of great architects, fans of masters like Henning Larsen, would be familiar with this sad tale.

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Bicyclists’ paradise in Eastern Singapore

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Tanah Merah Coast Road’s on-road bike lane. The PCN can be seen on the left.

SINGAPORE: Sunday 23 April 2017 was the first full day that the new Tanah Merah Coast Road was open, with its exclusive on-road bicycle lanes and the adjacent Coastal Park Connector, the latest addition to Singapore’s Park Connector Network (PCN).

After traversing the new route from north to south and back again, I can say that the planners behind this project have really pulled off a bicycling masterpiece.

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The [SECRET] Customs Interview

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Photo  Credit: Henk Bekker. Details Below.

 

In the Hong Kong Special Autonomous Region of China, Customs and National Defense Headquarters of Most Honourable Memorial People’s Building, Third Chief Senior Enforcement and Contraband Officer John Sing Chew Yang, Jr. sits across the table from Mr. Ralph Nebulous, Associate Customer Service Representative (Air & Ocean) at Box&Go World-Wide DIY Shipping, Plc. Ltd., an NVOCC. Google it.

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