Chinese President Xi Jinping looks at a model of the planned development of the Xiongan New Area during a visit to Hebei province on January 16. Photo: Xinhua

Xi Jinping visits Xiongan New Area in show of impatience at lack of progress on ‘future city’ plan

  • Week after president’s trip to north China’s Hebei province, Xinhua publishes 13,000-word document extolling virtues of ambitious development project
  • Planned metropolis described as a ‘strategy crucial for a millennium to come’
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Chinese President Xi Jinping looks at a model of the planned development of the Xiongan New Area during a visit to Hebei province on January 16. Photo: Xinhua
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