From Peering Into the Interior blog:
The following is a news article translated from Southern Metropolis Daily. This is about a building site in Chongqing that has brought about suspicion on the web forums in China.
ÈíâÂ≠êÊà∑ Ôºù literally means “a slug house” but it means someone who refuses to move out from their house. I have translated it as a “holdout,” there might be a better translation but its all I could think of.
This must be the sales office building
It might be some sort of historical relic
Maybe people are practicing rock climbing hereÔºü
How are they going to build this building? This is a true test of construction technology
They excavated the surroundings to build a moat!
At the beginning of this month, a post titled “history’s most incredible holdout” started circulating on a famous BBS, the content of the post is a picture of a 10 meter deep pit dug around a solitary small two story building, just like a small boat in the middle of the ocean. [Full Text]