Four people have been taken into custody in relation to a deadly factory fire in Henan province that claimed 38 lives and injured another two, according to local authorities.
As a rise in infections in Zhengzhou has disrupted public transportation and put pressure on the normal operation of the factory, some workers have been seen lugging suitcases and walking back to their hometowns.
This 42,000-square-meter factory, with a designed annual output of one million dishwashers, will utilize advanced technologies like 5G and Industrial Internet towards the digitization and intelligentization of dishwasher production.
A staff member works at a factory of SMC Corporation in Beijing Economic-Technological Development Area of Beijing, capital of China, June 4, 2022.
Wen Bin, chief researcher at China Minsheng Bank, attributed the improvement in PMI readings to the government's stronger macro policy support and the gradual resumption of work and production amid better control of the pandemic.