The folly of government edicts when bags of cash enter the equation: the number of golf courses...

|By:, SA News Editor

The folly of government edicts when bags of cash enter the equation: the number of golf courses in China more than triples since 2004, despite a government order banning their construction. One architect says local governments are often his biggest clients, using state funds slated for parks and environmental protection to instead build sumptuous courses.