In this Week in Photos, migrant workers seek jobs at small factories in South China; the city of Suifenhe, situated along the country’s border with Russia, experiences a spike in imported cases of COVID-19; and residents across Wuhan, the city at the heart of China’s coronavirus outbreak, strive to return to normal life.
Migrant workers and clothing workshop owners gather at a street corner in Datang Village in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, April 15, 2020. Chen Xiao for Sixth Tone
A security guard monitors the 24-hour surveillance system at a temporary hospital in Suifenhe, Heilongjiang province, April 14, 2020. Xinhua
A woman looks through a hole in the wall as she waits for a delivery in Wuhan, Hubei province, April 17, 2020. Zhang Zhidao for Sixth Tone
An exhausted medical worker takes a break after giving nucleic acid tests to hundreds of people returning back to work at Wuhan Optical Valley, Hubei province, April 13, 2020. Shi Yangkun/Sixth Tone
A couple dressed in traditional Chinese wedding attire cross a street in Wuhan, Hubei province, April 14, 2020. People Visual
Staff wearing face masks wait for guests attending a conference in Guizhou province, April 17, 2020. People Visual
Passengers check their “health codes” as they wait in line to board trains at Tongzi Train Station in Tongzi, Guizhou province, April 16, 2020. Zhai Honglun/CNS