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Guangdong province to relax restrictions on household registration


China’s southern province of Guangdong will relax restrictions on household registration or Hukou in all its cities except the two top-tier cities - Guangzhou and Shenzhen, the provincial governor Ma Xingrui said on Tuesday.

The move is aimed to “accelerate the promotion of new urbanization” and improve county-level economies, Ma said while delivering the province’s annual work report.

Last month, China's top policymakers said the country will scrap residency restrictions in . . .

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