Too Old To Get Rich: Shanghai's ageing population

In this week's Assignment, Mukul Devichand tells the stories of Shanghai's rapidly ageing population.

China's natural ageing process has been accelerated by the one child policy.

Mukul tells the stories of an ageing city and asks whether China's rapid economic growth could be undermined.

(Image: An elderly Chinese man smiling)

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25 minutes

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Sat 19 May 2012 03:05 GMT

Fifty Women Who Made It Happen

Malala Yousafzai, Credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

Commemorate International Women's Day 2015 with stories from across the world

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