Beijing Bureau Operations
April 22nd 2003 - Beijing - In a measured response to the
continued presence of the SARS virus in Beijing, the Associated
News and Media Group will be scaling down operations in the
Bejiing Bureau until further notice.
The majority of media processing will now take place at either
of the other two central hubs, London and New York. The majority
of media activities will cease and all interviews have been
The Associated News and Media Group has stressed that these
measures are only a precaution and expect the bureau to resume
normal activities shortly.