Fireworks explode over a residential area in Beijing. The city has set up hundreds of stalls to sell fireworks this year. Photo: AFP Fireworks explode over a residential area in Beijing. The city has set up hundreds of stalls to sell fireworks this year. Photo: AFP
Fireworks explode over a residential area in Beijing. The city has set up hundreds of stalls to sell fireworks this year. Photo: AFP
Lunar New Year

Three-quarters of Chinese cities to allow Lunar New Year fireworks despite smog fears

Most authorities uphold the tradition of letting off firecrackers during the most important holiday in the Chinese calendar

Topic |   Lunar New Year
Fireworks explode over a residential area in Beijing. The city has set up hundreds of stalls to sell fireworks this year. Photo: AFP Fireworks explode over a residential area in Beijing. The city has set up hundreds of stalls to sell fireworks this year. Photo: AFP
Fireworks explode over a residential area in Beijing. The city has set up hundreds of stalls to sell fireworks this year. Photo: AFP
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