Private housing blocks are seen behind barbed wire in Hong Kong, China as the city is bracing for greater economic challenges and a possible downturn in prices in the year ahead. Photo: Reuters Private housing blocks are seen behind barbed wire in Hong Kong, China as the city is bracing for greater economic challenges and a possible downturn in prices in the year ahead. Photo: Reuters
Private housing blocks are seen behind barbed wire in Hong Kong, China as the city is bracing for greater economic challenges and a possible downturn in prices in the year ahead. Photo: Reuters

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Topic |   Hong Kong property
Private housing blocks are seen behind barbed wire in Hong Kong, China as the city is bracing for greater economic challenges and a possible downturn in prices in the year ahead. Photo: Reuters Private housing blocks are seen behind barbed wire in Hong Kong, China as the city is bracing for greater economic challenges and a possible downturn in prices in the year ahead. Photo: Reuters
Private housing blocks are seen behind barbed wire in Hong Kong, China as the city is bracing for greater economic challenges and a possible downturn in prices in the year ahead. Photo: Reuters
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