Monday, October 29, 2012
China halts factory expansion after protests
Chinese authorities are halting work on the expansion of a chemical factory after a week of protests that saw thousands of people demonstrating in the eastern port city of Ningbo. They say the plant uses harmful chemicals. The protests come just as the country gets ready for a major transition of power. Al Jazeera's Caroline Malone reports.
Posted by The Progressive Rambler at 6:55 PM