Two years ago, Al-Jazeera made a story about China’s ghost cities (exposing the inefficiency of the eternal construcion boom with empty apartments and bridges to nowhere). Now, Al Jazeera goes back to Ordos to see if anything has changed and concludes, “it’s still pretty quiet, but here’s the remarkable thing – the building has’t stopped, somehow people are convinced that if you keep building, people will come. If not in a few years, then… eventually.” Interesting report:

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