The CBI has sent an extradition request for fugitive businessman Mehul Choksi to the government to be forwarded to Antigua where he has taken citizenship in November last year, an agency official said today. They said the agency has underlined the principle of reciprocity where fugitives can be exchanged between two countries as and when required, principle of dual criminality which states that the alleged charge on the fugitive should be an offence in both the countries, and the United Nations Convention against Corruption to which both Antigua and India are signatories.
The top four and the bottom 19 storeys are used by the Bank, while the other floors are leased out.
The announcement of the sale was also poorly handled, and a dive in business confidence ensued. Superstructure work began in May The spray-on fireproofing material applied to the steel structure, a product called Monokote MK-5, was a source of controversy as it contains asbestos.
The Tiananmen Square protests of interrupted publicity surrounding the building's design and construction. A press conference scheduled for 24 Maytwo weeks before the massacre, was intended to show off the building's "designer socialist furnishings", but was called off as the student demonstrations in Beijing escalated.
The public relations firm that organised the conference explained to the South China Morning Post that "under the circumstances, it has been decided to stop any publicity to do with the Bank of China. However, owing to project delays, groundbreaking took place in Marchalmost two years late.
It was topped out inand occupied on 15 June Design[ edit ] Massing model showing the shape of the Bank of China Tower.
The labels correspond to the number of 'X' shapes on each outward facing side. Designed by Pritzker Prize -winning architect I. Peithe building is The storey building is located near Central MTR station. That also means it was the tallest outside the United States from its completion year, A small observation deck on the 43rd floor of the building is open to the public.
The structural expressionism adopted in the design of this building resembles growing bamboo shoots, symbolising livelihood and prosperity. The whole structure is supported by the four steel columns at the corners of the building, with the triangular frameworks transferring the weight of the structure onto these four columns.
It is covered with glass curtain walls. While its distinctive look makes it one of Hong Kong's most identifiable landmarks today, it was the source of some controversy at one time, as the bank is the only major building in Hong Kong to have bypassed the convention of consulting with feng shui masters on matters of design prior to construction.
The building has been criticised by some practitioners of feng shui for its sharp edges and its negative symbolism by the numerous 'X' shapes in its original design, though Pei modified the design to some degree before construction following this feedback.
The building's profile from some angles resembles that of a meat cleaver and it is sometimes referred to as a "vertical knife". In popular culture[ edit ] In the film Battleshipthe building is torn in half by a crashing alien spaceship and its spire falls into the streets of Hong Kong, killing many people.
Voyagerthe building is used as the exterior of Starfleet Communications Research Center. The building was featured in the film Transformers:History.
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