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The Mega City Challenge: raising roofs

As millions continue to flood into the world’s mega-cities, housing is becoming an increasingly urgent challenge. Chris Bown looks at the solutions that are starting to emerge.


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Weekly Best of Global Real Estate

February 10-14, 2014. MIPIM brings you a selection of top stories this week from international media on the economy, investment, sustainable development and urban planning.


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Weekly Best in Global Real Estate

February 2-6, 2014. MIPIM brings you a selection of top stories this week from international media on the economy, investment, sustainable development and urban planning.


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Turin

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MIPIM 2014: Buildings and Cities get smart

The spotlight will be on real estate specialists and urban developers this March as the European Commission presents a multi-million euros fund for smart cities.


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Weekly Best in Global Real Estate

MIPIM brings you a selection of top stories this week from international media on the economy, investment, sustainable development and urban planning.


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Mayor’s Think Tank 2014: maximising available city resources

For the 6th edition of the Mayor's Think Tank, MIPIM is inviting top political leaders from around the world to participate in a round table discussion on existing city resources.


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Manchester showcases “aspirations and ambitions” at MIPIM

Rachel Combie, Director of Marketing at Manchester, explains how Manchester's approach to MIPIM is different from other cities.


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Smartest Cities in America

Online brain training site Luminosity analysed user data to determine America's smartest cities. The results are grouped into Core-Based Statistical Areas (CBSA).


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LSE Urban Age Electric City conference – London, December 2012

The Urban Age Conference focused on the theme of the ‘Electric City’: a detailed investigation of how the combined forces of technological innovation and the global environmental crisis are affecting urban society.


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Kowloon Bay

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Energising Kowloon East: A second CBD for Hong Kong

The Energising Kowloon East Office was opened in June 2012 to drive and monitor the development of Kowloon East in the hopes of transforming it into another premier CBD of Hong Kong.


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Barcelona

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The World Bank Urban Research and Knowledge Symposium Re-Thinking Cities – Barcelona, October 2012

The Symposium in Barcelona aided in contributing to and informing policy choices that can help policymakers manage potential economic efficiency, environmental sustainability and social equity tradeoffs associated with urbanization


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Auckland

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Auckland: On a path to be The World’s Most Liveable City

The Auckland City Centre Masterplan hopes transform Auckland into the world’s most liveable city over the next 30 years


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Brisbane’s Economic Development Plan, 2012-2031

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has launched a plan to support Brisbane's economic development over the next twenty years.


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Auckland

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SeaEdge Waterfront Redevelopment Summit – Auckland, March 2012

From March 28-30, 2012, Auckland held the inaugural international sea edge symposium for waterfront development leaders.


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Cape Town

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The Western Cape Economic Development Partnership

The EDP was created in 2012 to boost national economic growth and job creation in South Africa.


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