China on ‘Treadmill to Hell’ Amid Bubble.


#721

Look at their influence in Venezuela’s current predicament.

foreignpolicy.com/2017/06/06/venezuelas-road-to-disaster-is-littered-with-chinese-cash/


#722

Demographic disaster
foreignpolicy.com/2017/09/28/se … ographics/

Sex dolls for rent App shut down :open_mouth:


#723

forexlive.com/news/!/report … a-20180924


#724

scmp.com/business/money/mar … -ahead-fed


#725

afr.com/news/world/asia/chi … 009-h16egx

scmp.com/property/article/2 … torm-sales

scmp.com/property/hong-kong … -discounts


#726

#727

businessinsider.com.au/chin … ts-2018-10


#728

That sounds like a very bad idea.


#729

It sounds as practical as Ireland’s Olympic bid. What area of space would be required to keep it in orbit above a city?


#730

More mega projects from the Chinese, although it sounds like the CCP don’t fully trust their drivers.


#731

Real Estate Market Braces for Winter
caixinglobal.com/2018-10-22 … 37741.html


#732

bbc.co.uk/news/resources/id … dden_camps


#733

Fifth of China’s Housing Is Empty. That’s 50 Million Homes

bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-11-08/a-fifth-of-china-s-homes-are-empty-that-s-50-million-apartments

Furthermore, given they enacted a one-child policy for decades, future demand may actually shrink, rather than grow.
I suppose on the plus side, this extreme over-supply will ensure some very cheap accommodation and cost of living for a long time to come.


#734

I doubt it, there’s a youtube video about the way Chinese people don’t believe in maintenance at all, plus the fact that much of this property is very poorly built.
This probably means that much of it will be uninhabitable within ten years.


#735

#736

It’s uninhabitable right now. These guys do some really good videos on China. If you are at all interested in China it’s worth watching a few. This one is very good.


#737

Yeah! That’s the one.


#738

**A Fifth of China’s Homes Are Empty. That’s 50 Million Apartments
**

bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-11-08/a-fifth-of-china-s-homes-are-empty-that-s-50-million-apartments?srnd=premium


#739

bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-46733174


#740

Nothing like a good destruction when your economy is in the toilet