China’s ghost towns and phantom malls

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BBC News Africa

Publication date: 

Monday, 13 August 2012

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  • Article

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External to ACUI

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As growth slows, China's huge investment in infrastructure is looking ever harder to sustain, leaving a string of ambitious projects - towns, shopping malls and even a theme park - empty and forlorn.