Couples are being offered benefits to have a second child
A number of regions across China have granted extended benefits to local couples as part of efforts to promote families to have a second child.
In Shihezi, a city in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, mothers who have a second child will be offered subsidies worth up to 1,000 yuan. The city will also provide second-child families with subsidies for baby milk formula for up to three years. Read More