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Obituary for the historic Central Market: It survived war and riots, only to be killed by greed

A few months from now, Hong Kong will lose its last piece of pre-war modern architecture, designed and built for the ordinary man and woman on the street. The historic Central Market, which survived World War II, as well as bombs in the 1967 riots, will not escape the Urban Renewal Authority’s bulldozers. The profit-driven […]