China has consolidated three of its family planning agencies into a single body responsible for “establishing and perfecting a specialised system for supporting families”. Photo: EPA-EFE

China scraps family planning agencies in hint at end to birth limits

Beijing abandoned its one-child policy two years ago to allow two children, producing a nearly 8 per cent increase in births in 2016

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China has consolidated three of its family planning agencies into a single body responsible for “establishing and perfecting a specialised system for supporting families”. Photo: EPA-EFE
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