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Chasing ghosts: Where is China’s next wave of empty ‘new towns’?

As ghost towns -- vast but largely vacant new housing projects -- spring up all over China due to years of poor urban planning, overbuilding, slowing economic and population growth, the South China Morning Post's multimedia “ghost town map” offers one perspective on where the new ghost towns may be in the next five years.

PUBLISHED : Friday, 13 February, 2015, 6:00pm
UPDATED : Sunday, 22 February, 2015, 6:25pm