Back in January Hainan province ordered Evegrande to tear down 39 buildings:

  • 39 residential buildings on Haihua Island under the Evergrande Group were determined to be illegal and required to be demolished
  • planning permit obtained illegally has been revoked

Evergrands were probably relieved when the authorities decided not to require the firm to demolish the buildings. For a about 5 seconds ...

  • the local government in Hainan changed its decision and confiscated 39 buildings developed by Evergrande instead of ordering the embattled developer to demolish them

Here is the link for more.

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