Ghost cities: Why China is building a metropolis in the middle of nowhere

Welcome to Xiongan, a bustling global metropolis, three times the size of New York. A powerful and influencial city worldwide, the center is located about 100 miles from Beijing, the historic capital of China. Oh, wait. Hardly anyone lives there yet. This place is all but a fantasy, at least now. Home to a few rural villages and farms, China‚Äôs government plans to build a … Continue reading Ghost cities: Why China is building a metropolis in the middle of nowhere