Here some info from todays SCMP front page: I am sorry for the lady who is concerned not to get enough shopping in Lowu - but this does not really hit the point.
The comment of Mr. Howard Young (Tourism sector legislator) that the restrictions are "understandable" are not very "understandable". May I ask why are this restrictions "understandable" ?
The "editorial" in todays SCMP is here:
And then later found this on the CHARLESTON DAILY MAIL - but is an AP source:
Here a part out of this article:
But in Beijing, Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Jiang Yu denied there had been any change in policy.
"China's visa policy is formulated according to China's laws and regulations and in line with international practices,'' Jiang said at a regularly scheduled news conference. "I have checked this information and China did not stop granting multiple entry visas to foreign visitors.''
Have a good day !