Rural workers look for work in urban China
Rural workers gather at a labor market in the southwestern Chinese megapolis of Chongqing in search of jobs as chefs.
They are holding placards stating the dishes they can cook. The cooks say when they can get a job they earn 2,000 - 7,000 yuan per month, a phenomenal improvement over tilling the fields.
China is pushing ahead with a dramatic, history-making plan to move 250 million rural residents into towns and cities over the next dozen years — but without...