The troubled New China Town development in Liverpool has been beset by difficulties for a number of years.

The latest issues between the freeholder, Liverpool City Council, and the developer, Chinatown Development Company (CDC), are likely to have reputational, financial and legal consequences for those involved in the project over the months, and potentially, years ahead. 

Senior associate Mark Fletcher discusses the problems between stakeholders on the £200 million regeneration project

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