New 'smart city' to be build near Beijing

China has already built many cities from scratch. Mostly to support urbanisation, sometimes to create new business opportunities and for investment purposes too. Xiongan, the newest city, with an intended population of 6,5 million is supposed to take over non-capital functions from Beijing. Under direct supervision of president Xi Jin Ping the city will become 'smart', meaning technological advanced and environment- friendly. Read more about it in my newest post.
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