Mountain retreat on house roof stuns Beijing

Construction on top of apartment block becomes talk of town, raising concerns over lack of regulation.

    A block of flats in China's capital has become the talk of town.

    The construction of an artificial mountain on its rooftop has got neighbours riled up and raised concerns over the lack of construction regulation in the country.

    Al Jazeera's Harry Fawcett reports from Beijing.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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