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Taiwan city inspects developer's buildings after collapse

SHODDY CONSTRUCTION: Rescue personnel at the site of the Wei-guan Golden Dragon Building which collapsed following a 6.4-magnitude earthquake.


WHEN an earthquake struck the Taiwanese city of Tainan last Saturday, Wu Hsiu-chi's unit in the seven-storey Wei-guan Dragon Door World Family Building shook hard, but survived with little damage.

In another taller apartment block built by the same developer in the same...