Tag Archives: family planing

China does away with family planning offices

09 September, 2018 8:35 am 8:35 am

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 … Read More

China paves way to end family planning policy

08 August, 2018 9:11 am 9:11 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – China, the world’s most populous nation, appears to be setting the stage to end its decades-long policy of determining the number of children that couples can have, a social media post by a state-run newspaper suggested. All content on family planning has been dropped in a draft civil code being deliberated by … Read More