Friday, September 9, 2011
China's empty city of Ordos
Despite high inflation levels, China's economy is the world's second largest. And as it continues to grow, so too do the building projects. Investors see them as a safe bet to place their money. Al Jazeera's Melissa Chan has this report from Ordos, a wealthy coal-mining town in Inner Mongolia, originally designed to house one million people, yet hardly anyone lives there.
Posted by The Progressive Rambler at 1:11 PM