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    In this week's comments update, readers are discussing plans to build a linear city in Saudi Arabia and sharing their views on other top stories. Read more
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    Dezeen Showroom: Stripes is a graphic wool rug collection created by Swedish design duo Bernadotte & Kylberg for their lifestyle brand NJRD. Read more
  • Ozz lamps by Paolo Cappello and Simone Sabatti for Miniforms
    Dezeen Showroom: designers Paolo Cappello and Simone Sabatti have created the arched Ozz range of lamps for Italian furniture brand Miniforms. Read more
  • Immediate impact of Brexit "quite minor" say architects
    The immediate impact of Brexit has been limited according to UK-based architects, but they fear that winning work and recruiting staff in the European Union will now become harder. Read more
  • Equitone offers £10,000 Paul Cadden commission to celebrate Graphite cladding launch
    Dezeen promotion: facade manufacturer Equitone is holding a competition to celebrate the launch of the new dark grey colour for its Tectiva material collection. Read more
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