March 31, 2020 / 3:55 AM / 3 months ago

China to postpone 'gaokao' college entrance exams due to coronavirus: state media

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China will postpone the annual national “gaokao” university entrance examinations by one month to July 7 and 8 due to the coronavirus outbreak, state television reported on Tuesday.

Hubei province, the centre of China’s outbreak, and capital Beijing will be allowed to put forward opinions on their own timetables for the tests, China Central Television reported.

Reporting by Lusha Zhang and Andrew Galbraith; Editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman

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