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China's Xi faces uphill battle in 'rural renewal'

Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 02:01

Chinese President Xi Jinping has been pushing an ambitious program of 'rural renewal', designed to stop the brain drain from China's countryside and encourage people to move back home after they left for the country's booming cities. But, as Reuters' Yawen Chen reports, the program's facing an uphill battle.

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Chinese President Xi Jinping has been pushing an ambitious program of 'rural renewal', designed to stop the brain drain from China's countryside and encourage people to move back home after they left for the country's booming cities. But, as Reuters' Yawen Chen reports, the program's facing an uphill battle.

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China's Xi faces uphill battle in 'rural renewal'

Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 02:01