Beijing nets $22.8b in land sales this year
Updated: 2010-12-24 09:28
BEIJING - The Beijing city government netted a record 151.7 billion yuan ($22.8 billion) in land sales in the year to Thursday, the municipal bureau of land and resources said.
The city sold 252 plots of land this year, the bureau said in a statement.
Last year, the city sold 247 plots of land for 92.8 billion yuan.
The city's land-sales revenue was the highest of all 31 Chinese mainland regions.
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