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Coal miners are driven out of a mine shaft at the end of their shift at the Yitai Coal Mine near Ordos. The Kangbashi District of Ordos, a district planned, five years ago, for 1 million inhabitants, still lies almost dormant and has become known as a 'Modern Ghost City.' Yet Ordos has the second largest per capita income after Shanghai, but is ahead of Beijing, largely due to the massive coal wealth of Inner Mongolia.