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New Ideas Surfacing on Fire That Devastated Beijing Tower

Publication Date: 3/11/2009
Author: Manuela Zoninsein
Format: HTML

Nearly a month after Beijing’s uncompleted and not-yet-occupied Television Cultural Center (TVCC) highrise was ignited by fireworks, leaving it a charred shell, project members suggested new ideas about how the fire started and spread. Few are willing to speak on the record, but one developer unconnected to the project even proposed prohibiting fireworks in dense Beijing.

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