China does away with family planning offices

FILE PHOTO: An elderly woman pushes two babies in a stroller in Beijing, China October 30, 2015. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon/File Photo

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s health commission is getting rid of three offices that were previously dedicated to family planning, it announced late on Sunday, the latest signal that Beijing may further reduce restrictions on childbirth to combat an aging population. State-media has hinted in recent weeks that China, the world’s most populous nation, may be […]

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