Shanghai lockdown: The punishing cost on small businesses

China’s economic hub, Shanghai, has encouraged firms to open again after significantly easing coronavirus measures in the city.

For many businesses, particularly small ones, such restrictions have come at a great cost.

Martin Li, a 24 year old hairdresser in Shanghai, has been forced to close his salon after it was locked down for over two months.

He spoke to the BBC about his experience.

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