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UNFINISHED PROJECTS

Few signs of life in 'China's Manhattan'

Thursday, May 21, 2015 - 05:50
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Several reports have labelled Yujiapu a "ghost town", but some argue that it could in time achieve its goals, citing the development of Shanghai's Pudong.

Tianjin

AS the wind whistles through half-finished skyscrapers and over empty boulevards, a development billed as China's answer to Manhattan at times bears out the "ghost town" label some have given it.

Chinese officials hope the towers of the Yujiapu Financial District will one