The Hopea sangal news articles (incomplete)
Translated titles for Chinese news articles may be inaccurate

Nov 2002

Lianhe Zaobao, "Bai Nian Zhang Yi Bao Shu Can Zao Fen Shi (Over hundred years old Changi Tree dismembered)" 23 Nov 2002

Lianhe Zaobao, "Jue Zhong Lao Shu Hui Yu Yi Dan, Zuan Jia Xue Ze Tong Xin Bu Yi (Extinct old tree destroyed overnight, experts and scholars anguished)" 23 Nov 2002

The Straits Time, "'Extinct' Tree felled." 23 Nov 2002

Lianhe Zaobao, "Zhang Yi Lao Shu 'Gai Si" Ma? (Does the Changi Tree deserve to die?)" 24 Nov 2002

Lianhe Zaobao, "'Huan Lao Shu Yi Ge Qing Bai' ("Clear the old tree's name")" 25 Nov 2002

Lianhe Zaobao, "Dai De Liang Xin Ren Cuo Shou Fa (DTZ admits wrong and accepts punishment)" 26 Nov 2002

Lianhe Zaobao, "Dai De Liang Xin Jiang Bei Kong Shang Fa Yuan (DTZ to be sued in court)" 27 Nov 2002

The Straits Time, "Down but not out, the "extinct" Hopea sangal lives on in these "rescued" seedlings." 27 Nov 2002

The Straits Time, "NParks takes action against firm for felling tree." 27 Nov 2002

The Straits Time Forum, "Expediency's gain, nature's great loss." 27 Nov 2002

Lianhe Zaobao, "Bu Yao Kan Wo! (Don't chop me!)" 28 Nov 2002

Lianhe Zaobao, "Kan Le Yi Ke Bai Nian Lao Shu Zi Hou (After felling a hundred years old tree)" 28 Nov 2002

The Straits Time Forum, "Sorry, we felled a rare tree." 28 Nov 2002

 

 

Dec 2002

The Straits Time Forum, "Consider cost of foregone timber, too." 02 Dec 2002

The Straits Time Forum, "A great pity to cut down tree." 05 Dec 2002

   
Feb 2003 The Straits Time, "Firm in court over felled tree." 18 Feb 2003

 

 

Mar 2003

The Straits Time, "Firm admits felling rare tree." 05 Mar 2003

 

 

Jun 2003

Lianhe Zaobao, "Zhang Yi Gu Shu Shu Gan Ke Neng Zhi Cheng Diao Shu Pin (Ancient Changi Tree trunk may be made into sculptures)" 21 Jun 2003

 

 

Aug 2003

Lianhe Zaobao, "Zhang Yi Gu Shu Er Yue 'Hui Sheng' (Ancient Changi Tree 'reborn' in February)" 24 Aug 2003

Streats, "Carving a niche in S'pore's memory." 25 Aug 2003

 

 

Sep 2003

Streats, "Hopea Sangal Tree Symposium." 01 Sep 2003

The Straits Time, "Felled tree turned into art." 03 Sep 2003

Lianhe Zaobao, "Lao Mu Diao Shi (History of the old wood sculptures)" 28 Sep 2003

 

 

Jan 2004

Today, "$45K or mouldy future for felled tree sculptures." 29 Jan 2004

 

 

Mar 2004

Straits Times, "Artists breathe new life into tree". 31 Mar 2004

Apr 2004

Channel News Asia, "Changi tree sculptures, sapling, now at Singapore Zoological Gardens". 07 Apr 2004.

Streat, "Felled heritage tree is now art ffor all to see". 08 Apr 2004