China’s Urbanization Plan: Improvements in Quality of Life

China Urbanization Graphic

Chinese ministries have held a press conference to detail the newly released urbanization plan. The program calls for measurable improvements such as extended social benefits, improved air quality, and expanded public transportation. CCTV’s Karina Huber and Tang Bo discuss the core of the plan.

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How will China’s urbanization plans impact the Hukou system: the decades-old program that permanently links individuals to the areas they were born. CCTV’s Karina Huber is joined by Einar Tangen, Current Affairs Commentator and Founder and Chairman of China Cities Blue Book.