The move will allow the authorities to ease controls on residents in parts of Guangdong province. Photo: EPA-EFE

China’s economic powerhouse Guangdong lowers coronavirus threat level amid drive to get economy going again

  • Province had been worst hit area outside Hubei, but authorities decide some controls can be eased after number of new cases reported slows
  • Beijing has been pushing to get people back to work with President Xi Jinping urging officials to lower the emergency response level where possible
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The move will allow the authorities to ease controls on residents in parts of Guangdong province. Photo: EPA-EFE
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