China Now Has the Most Valuable AI Startup in the World
April 22, 2018
  • It becomes the world’s richest-valued private AI startup
  • The company drives China’s ambition to dominate global AI

SenseTime Group Ltd. has raised $600 million from Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. and other investors at a valuation of more than $3 billion, Continue reading

Egyptian Billionaire Eyes Further Pakistan Real Estate Projects
March 13, 2018

Egyptian billionaire Naguib Sawiris’s Ora Developers will next month start building a luxurious $2 billion housing estate on the outskirts of Islamabad and is eyeing further projects as it taps demand from overseas Pakistanis.

The ‘Eighteen Islamabad’ development will feature Continue reading

Roads to nowhere: how infrastructure built on American inequality
February 25, 2018

From highways carved through thriving ghettoes to walls segregating black and white neighbourhoods, US city development has a long and divisive history

Its a little after 3pm in Detroits 8 Mile neighbourhood, and the cicadas are buzzing loudly in Continue reading

Duterte to Shift Thousands of Government Workers to New City
February 6, 2018

Thousands of government workers will be moved from Manila to a new city that’s being built in a former U.S. military base, as President Rodrigo Duterte’s administration seeks to ease a traffic gridlock in the capital.

The government and private companies are Continue reading