Beijing Opens Subways to Ease Congestion Amid Urbanization Drive

Beijing Opens Subways to Ease Congestion Amid Urbanization Drive

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Commuters wait for buses in the central business district of Beijing, China. As many as 300 million of the nation’s 1.4 billion people will move from the countryside by 2030 to join the 600 million already living in cities.