Opinion

Temporary Everything

Li Bai, one of the most celebrated poets from China’s golden era, once wrote a short piece for a drinking party. …
Opinion

Make impossible possible

The Master plan supposed to lead the urban development for the next decades, was finally released early this month after long awaited . However, this plan is failed to impress the public in both technical and strategic aspects. For example, the decade-long…
Opinion

The KIWI hospital – by Henrique Martins

Hospitals are, for most human beings, the more visible, historical and futuristic, dramatic and hopeful, side of healthcare. From large, multi-building facilities with academic as well as advanced research components, to small district or local homecare for proximity…
Opinion

Dilemma

It has been almost six months (less three days) since I landed in Salvador da Bahia, on the last direct flight from Lisbon. I’m writing and only as I put the letters together it hits me: it’s half a year. It’s half a year, damn it! The meetings I had…
AngolaEconomy

Do not repeat neighboring mistakes

Last week, the Center for Democracy and Development of Mozambique (CDD) held an online conference “Fundo Soberano de Angola: An experience to avoid”, where a possible way of managing a future Mozambican sovereign fund was discussed. The keynote speaker was Angolan…
Opinion

We still remember Li Wenliang

On September 8, China held a commendation conference to commend role models in the country’s fight against the COVID-19 epidemic. …
Opinion

Architectural Politics 101

Our next generation may find it interesting when they review the architectural history in the future, a grand solemn courthouse was once a vivid , public beloved, creative blackbox theatre, the transformation worth a legend in Macau architecture history ! I couldn’t…