With China’s Economy Battered By Pandemic, Millions Return To The Land For Work

Posted by on June 8, 2020 11:47 am
Categories: US National Stories

Seasonal agricultural workers plant peanuts next to wheat fields in China

Measures to mitigate the coronavirus pandemic have devastated China’s economy, shutting factories and urban jobs that millions of migrant workers depend upon. Many now seek jobs in their villages.

(Image credit: Amy Cheng/NPR)

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