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Shenzhen’s plan for ‘new Central’ stumbles as foundation crumbles

Construction of Shenzhen’s Qianhai New District, an upcoming commercial hub hailed as the city’s equivalent to Hong Kong’s Central, suffered a setback when the site’s foundations collapsed due to land subsidence. The foundation failure extended for over one minute as dramatic video showed workers retreating from the construction site. Workers were also heard shouting “its over, its over” repeatedly […]