We have a rapidly aging population but cemetery space is already hard to come by. Are there lessons for us abroad?
The island of Hong Kong is overrun with tourists. What, if anything, should a city do when it becomes too popular?
37 people were killed after two boats collided.
The places with a disproportionate impact on what gets made, admired, and sold.
The physical space reveals something deeper about a place.
Mapping the vast network of above- and below-ground walkways.
The best world capitals to raise a democratic ruckus.
Worst. Cruise. Ever.
Cities around the Pearl River Delta have connected to form one giant metaphor about modern China.
The most important cities for the ultra-rich, and what it might cost those places.
The twirly 12-story building is his first in Asia.
New York and London top the list in a new ranking of 66 cities around the world.
Also, Hong Kong bans pregnant "birth tourists" from the mainland; New York City's public schools try to avoid using test words like "dinosaur" and "Christmas"; and Britain bans... something.
To Antony Wood's mind, the future of cities is vertical, replete with super-tall buildings, rooftop parks and, yes, lots of skybridges.
Couples that travel the same way to work are happier together, a new study in the U.S. and China concludes.
New York tops the Economist's new list of competitive cities.
The cramped city-state is only years away from running out of landfill space.
Hospitals brace for a record number of babies in the Year of the Dragon and other news.
Space restraints have led to new rituals in Far Eastern cities.