Daily Archives: June 6, 2014

BLOG – Submit a Story, Send a Tip-Off or Leak Securely to the Blog

SubmissionsThere is a deficit of unfiltered English-language criticism and analysis in Hong Kong and this blog is happy to fill the gap.

  • If you are a local reporter that has had a story spiked/killed, please contact the blog. We can discuss how best to get the story out whilst protecting your job.
  • If you are a citizen or advocacy journalist with an interest in local politics, activism or news, get in touch if you would like to use the site as a platform for your work.
  • If you are a reader with a story to tell or a leak/tip-off to share, or an artist/photographer interested in showcasing your work, please contact the blog.

HISTORY – How Hong Kong Was Made: Iconic Buildings Under Construction 9

Completed in 1972, Jardine House was the tallest in Asia, built on reclaimed land under the agreement that no other building would obstruct its views. With 52 floors, it was constructed with a metal frame and a curtain wall and round windows – a design which earned it the nickname “House of a Thousand Arseholes.”…

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via Sing Tao