Beijing: smog


Beijing smog ‘red alert’: Schools and businesses to completely shut down as Chinese capital issues first ever extreme warning

The ruling will bring in sweeping new restrictions in industry and business, in an attempt to curb the deadly smog


Beijing has issued its first ever “red alert” over the city’s smog, with the Chinese capital going into shutdown in an attempt to protect people from the deadly air.


It is the first time ever that the highest possible state of caution has been declared in the city, which has more than 21 million residents.

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