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An American in China

China Fact- Corruption and Construction

Posted by w_thames_the_d on July 25, 2011


Construction in China is a good way to make money. Not due to the fact that the toils of your tedious labor will bear fruit through a paycheck, but through making money the chinese way- hong baos. According to muzzled tellers of untruths aka chinese news sources, the Jiangzhao Expressway in Foshan City, was called the highway that lead to the greatest number of officials involved in bribery. No less than thirty uncle reds allegedly took bribes during its construction. I guess its no wonder why Chinese structures have a ‘peeled banana half-life’….

image from here countercorruptionnetwork.com

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