UK publishers left waiting after last minute Beijing fair postponement

UK publishers left waiting after last minute Beijing fair postponement

The Beijing International Book Fair has been postponed at the last minute owing to the spread of coronavirus in the city, causing difficulties for UK publishers due to take part.

The fair, which was holding both in-person and virtual exhibitions, was originally scheduled to start on 25th August and run until 29th August. Organisers say they will release more information about a new date "as soon as possible".

In a statement on the the fair website, organisers said: "Due to strict pandemic prevention and control measures adopted currently, the organizing committee of the Beijing Internatio...

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