Residential buildings in which only few people actually living in Kangbashi district, Ordos city, Inner Mongolia, on Feb. 16, 2017. Kangbashi is a totally new district built on desert, the local administrations have been moved to this new district, large number of new style buildings were built and many however were suspended due to lack of continuous financial support. 16FEB17 SCMP/Simon Song

How China’s rush to urbanise has created a slew of ghost towns

Premier Li Keqiang saw process as a key driver of economic growth but doubts are emerging

Topic |   China's Two Sessions 2017

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Residential buildings in which only few people actually living in Kangbashi district, Ordos city, Inner Mongolia, on Feb. 16, 2017. Kangbashi is a totally new district built on desert, the local administrations have been moved to this new district, large number of new style buildings were built and many however were suspended due to lack of continuous financial support. 16FEB17 SCMP/Simon Song
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