Photos: The future, someday, from China
by CNET News.com | May 30, 2007, 4:11am PDT | Image 4 of 13
This is a model of the ever-expanding Tianjin Binhai New Area, a port south of Beijing. Call it an instant city. The average annual income of downtown residents grew by 14.1 percent per year from 1993 to 2005. The government hopes to build a 97-square-kilometer advanced-manufacturing zone, a 36-square-kilometer high-tech area, a chemical manufacturing zone and a new port.