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The Building and Construction Authority will use the rotating lab to test a variety of innovations for the interior and facades of tropical structures.

July 29, 2016

The city-state strictly controls ethnic composition in apartment blocks to ensure equality across neighborhoods, the Brookings Institution says.

December 16, 2015

The city’s 180 e-waste bins are credited with keeping 23 tons of electronics out of landfills since last year, Eco-Business.com reports. 

September 24, 2015

An architectural firm hopes to nurture healthy living among Singapore’s seniors by encouraging them to grow produce in a vertical farm, according to Seedstock.

April 20, 2015

Tianjin Eco-City is a marvel of innovation, yet it only has attracted 20,000 residents, a fraction of the 350,000 it is projected to house, MIT Technology Review reports. 

December 10, 2014

The city-state has embarked on a year-long research study that seeks to identify ways to encourage more residents, especially older adults, to walk, The Straits Times reports. 

December 2, 2014

India Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of 100 “smart cities” could get a boost from Singapore, the Economic Times reports. 

November 11, 2014

A new rooftop farm in Singapore will harvest produce for hotels, restaurants and food vendors, Today Online reports. 

February 27, 2014
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