Inner Mongolia's Ghost Town

Concern is growing that China has vastly overbuilt its property sector. As Asia Sentinel reported on May 18, 2011, (Read: Is This the China that Can't?) by one estimate, 62 million residential units have no electricity connected to them, an indication that they are empty. As an example of the overbuilding, this series of pictures shows a new town in Kangbashi District in Inner Mongolia, designed to hold more than 1 million inhabitants.

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