Char­ity groups lend a hand

China Daily (Canada) - - BUSINESS -

As mil­lions of Chi­nese con­tinue to head home for the Lu­nar New Year, vol­un­teers, char­ity groups and rail­way com­pa­nies have been help­ing them on their way. Spring Fes­ti­val, or the Chi­nese Lu­nar New Year, is the most im­por­tant oc­ca­sion in the Chi­nese cal­en­dar and this year it fell on Jan 28. The Na­tional De­vel­op­ment and Re­form Com­mis­sion said about 3 bil­lion trips were ex­pected to be made dur­ing “chun­yun,” the Spring Fes­ti­val travel rush that this year runs from Jan 13 to Feb 21.

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