Anti-poverty measures have targeted remote and rural parts of China. Photo: Xinhua Anti-poverty measures have targeted remote and rural parts of China. Photo: Xinhua
Anti-poverty measures have targeted remote and rural parts of China. Photo: Xinhua

China’s list of poorest counties shrinks for the first time in 30 years

Officials highlight first statistical success stories in anti-poverty campaign that forms key part of Xi Jinping’s agenda

Topic |   Poverty in China
Anti-poverty measures have targeted remote and rural parts of China. Photo: Xinhua Anti-poverty measures have targeted remote and rural parts of China. Photo: Xinhua
Anti-poverty measures have targeted remote and rural parts of China. Photo: Xinhua
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