China bike rental: a blessing or nuisance?

China Plus Published: 2017-05-04 17:13:53
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[Photo: China Daily]

              [Photo: China Daily]

Bike-sharing services are springing up across many major Chinese cities.

The potentially profitable sector has drawn a variety of service providers though, at present, profits are evading them. 

Meanwhile, the largely unregulated services have created nuisances to some urban residents and led to calls for better regulation. 

[The audio clip is from Horizons, a revamped daily features program produced by CRI that gets to the heart of Chinese society, life and economy. To know more about this program, you can download the China Plus App on your mobile phone.]

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