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Foreign names of China projects under fire

Beijing says excessively grandiose or strange names will also face scrutiny

IDENTITY CRISIS: On the outskirts of Beijing, the Jackson Hole resort community, known in Chinese as Hometown America, attracts residents dreaming of a 'free and uncomplicated life'.

Hong Kong

THERE is a Vancouver Forest in Beijing, a Thames Town in Shanghai and an Oriental Yosemite in Dalian, China.

China's suburbs have been filling up lately with housing developments whose names and architectural styles are meant to evoke the United States, Europe, Canada,...

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