China's decision to allow more families to have two children ends a drastic 33-year social experiment. But is it too little, too late? China is finally dropping its one-child policy for around one-third
China's government seems to be considering a halt to its infamous family planning scheme. Part of an ongoing series of discussions with ChinaFile. Beijing seems to be considering a halt to its infamous
The country just completed a once-in-a-decade leadership transition earlier this year, though, and the new management is eager to show its reform-minded stripes amid a slowdown in the Chinese economy.
A relaxation of China’s one-child policy comes into effect on Saturday. It means couples where one parent is an only-child will be allowed to have two kids. In the past, this was only allowed for couples
Chinese state media has announced the relaxation of the country’s one-child policy. In future, couples will be allowed to have two children if just one of the parents was an only child. Currently, both