China’s Belt and Road leaves Cambodia city with 500 ‘ghost buildings’

Sihanoukville saddled with unfinished projects after exodus of Chinese developers.

An exodus of Chinese real estate companies has left this Cambodian seaside resort littered with hundreds of half-finished projects.

The concrete skeleton of one of these buildings stands on a piece of land owned by 51-year-old elementary school teacher Pan Sombo.

“This was completely unimaginable,” Pan Sombo said, looking up at a high-rise with no prospect for completion.

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