Think Urban

In our quest for better cities and better living, we investigate stories that inspire, from preserving heritage buildings, converting and revitalising unused spaces, connecting and enhancing transportation, improving businesses and livelihoods to placemaking and engaging communities.


The Case for Communal Living

Can affordable micro-homes with shared community spaces bring people back to live in the city?

Think City X KUL Design Month Part 2: Improving the Streets of Downtown Kuala Lumpur

Urbanist JEFF LIM discusses the key threats to KL city and his report entitled Improving Streets of ... more

Think City x KUL Design Month Part 1: Lorong Bandar 13

Think City reinvents Lorong Bandar 13 as part of KUL Design Month.

Singapore: The Bus-sy City

Singapore aims for less cars on the road, boosting its bus service with Eau de Bus, green bus stops ... more

Eleena Jamil: Sustainable Building, and the use of Homegrown Organic Materials

Eleena Jamil discusses the processes of sustainable building with organic materials

A Guide to the City

Malaysian architect Ang Chee waxes lyrical about the 'City' as a construct, and guides us on the ... more