With a Covid-era ban now in place, this seemingly banal item has unexpectedly become one of Spain’s most notable and high-profile cultural victims of the pandemic to date.
In normal years, the events industry pumps millions of dollars into local economies. Now empty hotels and convention centres are an epicentre for lost jobs and revenue.
This young activist believes that historic preservation shouldn't get in the way of making cities safer.
Surbana Jurong has signed contracts to do city master plans in ten African countries. Why is the continent relying on outside firms to map its future?
Partner content: The conference will encompass five interconnected events incorporating real estate, logistics, digital industry, e-commerce and economic zones.
Perhaps no UK city is better equipped to respond to its changing demographics than Manchester, where one third of the population will be 50 or older by 2040.
A Philippines city prepared for natural-disaster-prone Manila aims to succeed where Japan has failed.
Distrustful of the government's pandemic response, residents took matters into their own hands.
The idea is to address economic pain by giving people money, no strings attached. A few places are testing it out to see what happens.
A global green construction boom could help struggling economies emerge stronger from the pandemic but will require a radical rethink of this polluting material.
City Monitor's Housing Security Index finds that in the US, metros with high shares of jobs in accommodation and food service face some of the biggest challenges due to Covid-19.