How many more giant, empty malls will it take before development priorities finally change?
There are Mercedes and Audis, along with bookstores, restaurants and well-swept but mostly empty streets.
Record air pollution levels hit the city-state thanks to forest fires in its neighboring country.
This new chart from the World Bank charts the uneven relationship between urbanization and GDP in Africa.
Which countries became at least half urban the fastest?
The invention of the air conditioner is still shaping the future growth of global metros.
There are big statues of gods and heroes almost everywhere, but Asia dominates.
The United Nations projects a huge global urban population boom by 2050, but in some places more than others.
A condom company is developing products for sexual privacy in this ultra-dense city-state, such as a screen that fits over car windows to make the vehicle look empty.
Space restraints have led to new rituals in Far Eastern cities.
A researcher travels to the sites of Tintin comic adventures to explore their connections and misperceptions
The average height of towers is climbing — but how high is too high?
How countries like China and Malaysia built a new generation of highly skilled workers faster than anywhere else