The people voted to scrap the project that was one-third finished, $4 billion over budget, mired in allegations of corruption, and built on an unstable lake-bed. But it has a life of its own.
Construction industry has worst month since 2006, fourth month in a row of declines.
Now everything is up in the air, so to speak.
A classic lose-lose scenario for taxpayers that’s making the world’s richest even richer.
A project of “mind-watering” magnitude in money and corruption.