An empty street is seen in Wuhan, Hubei province in late January appeared on social media after a citywide lockdown. Photo: via Reuters An empty street is seen in Wuhan, Hubei province in late January appeared on social media after a citywide lockdown. Photo: via Reuters
An empty street is seen in Wuhan, Hubei province in late January appeared on social media after a citywide lockdown. Photo: via Reuters

Wuhan belatedly halts 29 billion yuan worth of land sales citing virus outbreak

  • Wuhan Natural Resources and Planning Bureau suspends auctions for land worth about 29 billion yuan (US$4.1 billion) before bidding deadline
  • Reason may be due to poor interest from developers amid lockdown and restrictions on home sales

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
An empty street is seen in Wuhan, Hubei province in late January appeared on social media after a citywide lockdown. Photo: via Reuters An empty street is seen in Wuhan, Hubei province in late January appeared on social media after a citywide lockdown. Photo: via Reuters
An empty street is seen in Wuhan, Hubei province in late January appeared on social media after a citywide lockdown. Photo: via Reuters
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