Beijing, a city where internet connections are unstable and public toilets have had for many years a reputation for being unhygienic, has announced that it will build 100 public toilets with free wi-fi service.

The toilets, which for now will be built in two districts, Tongzhou and Fangshan, will also have be equipped with ATMs, mobile phones and electric vehicle-charging devices, Ji Yang, an official at the Beijing Municipal Commission of City Administration and Environment, said. Each toilet will cost around 50,000 yuan (about…