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#One Child Policy

China's two-child policy has led to 5.4 million extra births, fewer than the government hoped
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China's two-child policy has led to 5.4 million extra births, fewer than the government hoped

Aug 22nd 2019, 6:15 AM 21,841 Views 21 Comments

The country operated a strict one-child policy from 1979 to 2015.

Condom stocks fall in China but a boost for nappies, strollers and baby formula
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# Times Are Changing

Condom stocks fall in China but a boost for nappies, strollers and baby formula

Oct 30th 2015, 8:25 PM 10,277 Views 5 Comments

The end of the one-child policy is having an interesting fallout.

China is allowing people have more than one child
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China is allowing people have more than one child

Oct 29th 2015, 11:34 AM 18,823 Views 49 Comments

Couples will now be allowed two children.

A Chinese woman is being told to have an abortion or she will be fired
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A Chinese woman is being told to have an abortion or she will be fired

May 19th 2015, 8:50 AM 15,854 Views 20 Comments

The woman is five months pregnant.

A lot of Chinese couples don't want a second child after all
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A lot of Chinese couples don't want a second child after all

Oct 30th 2014, 9:15 PM 17,857 Views 21 Comments

The government relaxed its strict ‘one child’ policy last year, but fewer couples took advantage of it than expected.

China eases its one-child policy and abolishes labour camps
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China eases its one-child policy and abolishes labour camps

Dec 28th 2013, 9:14 AM 11,097 Views 27 Comments

China argues its one-child limit kept population growth in check and supported the country’s rapid development that has seen it soar from mass poverty to become the world’s second-largest economy.

'House of Flying Daggers' director sued for having too many children
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'House of Flying Daggers' director sued for having too many children

Dec 6th 2013, 11:00 AM 16,829 Views 25 Comments

Zhang Yimou is being sued by two lawyers for breaking China’s one-child policy.

China to relax one-child policy, abolish labour camps
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China to relax one-child policy, abolish labour camps

Nov 15th 2013, 4:24 PM 11,402 Views 36 Comments

A raft of reforms announced today also included reductions on the application of the death penalty.

China passes law 'forcing' children to visit their parents
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China passes law 'forcing' children to visit their parents

Jul 1st 2013, 10:10 AM 12,382 Views 14 Comments

Experts are unclear about the measures will be enforced or how often visits are required.

330 million abortions carried out in China since 1971
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330 million abortions carried out in China since 1971

Mar 16th 2013, 11:10 AM 7,741 Views 85 Comments

China says that its one child policy introduced int he early 1980s has prevented overpopulation and boosted economic development.

Concern in China over number of single males
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Concern in China over number of single males

Feb 7th 2013, 9:30 PM 12,710 Views 21 Comments

Even worse, these men – dubbed “bare branches” – are deemed to represent a danger to social stability.

China's 'One Child' policy produces more risk-averse adults: study
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China's 'One Child' policy produces more risk-averse adults: study

Jan 11th 2013, 7:44 AM 7,751 Views 16 Comments

Australian studies have concluded that children born in China’s sibling-free culture are less risky and less entrepreneurial.

China busts trafficking ring, 89 children rescued
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China busts trafficking ring, 89 children rescued

Dec 24th 2012, 5:57 PM 7,580 Views 4 Comments

Chinese police have rescued 89 children and arrested 355 suspects after busting a series of child trafficking rings. Police are now searching for their parents.

Scores of kidnapped children freed from Chinese traffickers
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Scores of kidnapped children freed from Chinese traffickers

Jul 6th 2012, 9:17 AM 5,507 Views 4 Comments

Babies were being auctioned to the highest bidder for as much as €6,000, according to reports.

China on verge of abandoning famous 'one child' rule
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China on verge of abandoning famous 'one child' rule

Sep 9th 2010, 5:20 PM 1,003 Views 0 Comments

The country’s famous birth control policy – where families are only permitted to have one child or face fines – could be repealed.