China Announces 200,000 New Bookstores!

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China Announces 200,000 New Bookstores!

Jan 15 2007

The Chinese government has announced plans to establish 200,000 rural bookstores over the next five years, with the aim of promoting education and popularizing science and technology in rural areas. A spokesman said, "Each rural bookstore project will have at least 1,000 books, 30 magazines and periodicals and some audio visual products."

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