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He heads the newly approved Ministry of Ecological Environment, which was transformed from the former Ministry of Environmental Protection, it said. The new ministry will absorb duties held by other authorities that relate to river, marine and soil pollution as well as climate change, according to China Daily ...
As part of the changes, the government has announced a new ministry of ecological environment, which will keep tabs on pollution and enforce environmental protection laws, and a new conservation agency, which will help protect endangered species in China. The new ministries will hopefully help ...

Other agency changes include expanding the body that oversees the intellectual-property office, creating a new ministry of ecological environment to monitor pollution and enforce environmental-protection laws, and forming a new conservation agency to help protect endangered species, such as the ...
As part of its largest government reshuffling since 1998, China has increased the power of its environment ministry. The change takes place as air quality improves in northern China ... The Chinese government will soon consist of 26 ministries, down from 34. The current minister of environmental protection, ...
To attract more direct investment, Commerce Minister Zhong said China will further expand market access for foreign investment and treat foreign companies the same as domestic ones to create an even more open business environment. He said the ministry will figure out more measures to enhance ...
The Bank of China has pledged at least 10 billion yuan, or $1.5 billion, to create an enormous panda conservation park in the Sichuan province, the forestry ministry announced March 8. The Sichuan branch of the bank signed an agreement with the provincial government to finance the construction of the ...

The statement broke from the country's longstanding policy of putting economic growth over environment, and many wondered whether China would really ... For example, the ministry of environmental protection released a 143-page “battle plan” last summer that included removing the coal boilers many ...
China's Ministry of Environmental Protection has said heavy air pollution will sweep across northern China in March. .... conducted by China Youth Daily, the country's management of chronic air pollution is the most important issue for Chinese born after 2000, with nearly a third of respondents ranking it as ...
In an article on its website, China's Defense Ministry cited Chen Zhou, a researcher at the Academy of Military Science, as saying the spending increase was "reasonable" and "sustainable" and that there were no "hidden military funds." Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Zhang Yesui said on Sunday that ...
The world's second-largest economy is facing relatively large external pressure in attracting foreign direct investments (FDI) this year due to uncertainties in the global investment environment, according to the commerce ministry. FDI into China in January only rose 0.3 percent from a year earlier after ...
“No one trusts the Chinese,” said Maj. Gen. Le Van Cuong, the former director of the Institute of Strategic Studies at Vietnam's Ministry of Public Security. “But everyone needs their money.” In 2016, an international tribunal ruled overwhelmingly in favor of the Philippines in a case that questioned China's ...
The Energy Supervision Commission is to be merged with the Environmental Protection Ministry, and the Land Resource and Construction ministries will ... “Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era” would be written into China's constitution, joining Mao Zedong Thought.
Editor's Note: This is the fourth installment in “Ministry of Truth,” a special series on state-sponsored influence operations. Catch up ... Although much attention has focused on Beijing's efforts to fund pro-China propaganda, the incident in Kuala Lumpur highlights that some of the more troubling activities the ...
Fishing continued at the site of a massive oil spill in the East China Sea for days after the incident, satellite images obtained by the BBC suggest. Most of the fishing vessels in the affected region were identified as Chinese. There have been major concerns over possible contamination in seafood and ...
In the official notice, China's Ministry of Environment Protection said, “We found that large amounts of dirty wastes or even hazardous wastes are ... to meet China's new standards, but after November 2017, our plastic bales have been redirected to Southeast Asia,” said Reed, who hopes that the Chinese ...
The effectiveness of this new ministry will inform not only China's environmental future, but also its stability, its socioeconomic ambitions, and global efforts ... At the March 5 release of the 2018 Government Work Plan, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang called for closing inefficient coal and steel plants, increasing ...
In court documents, the national environmental management authority, a semiautonomous agency within the Environment Ministry that reviews the impact of development ... Power China, the Chinese multinational in line to build the Lamu plant, has also constructed coal plants in Indonesia and Pakistan.

"This is China's first tax clearly designed for environmental protection, which will help establish a 'green' financial and taxation system and promote pollution control and the treatment of pollutants," according to Wang Jinnan, head of the Chinese Academy For Environmental Planning at the Ministry of ...
China's cabinet has approved plans by 15 provincial-level regions to draw ecological "red lines" to strengthen environmental protection, the Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP) said Monday. The State Council has authorized the red line plans from Beijing, Tianjin, Hebei, Ningxia, and 11 regions ...
ZHOUSHAN, China — A fiery collision that sank an Iranian tanker in the East China Sea a month ago has resulted in an environmental threat that experts say .... Han Xu, deputy director of the fisheries administration bureau of the Ministry of Agriculture, told reporters at a news conference in Beijing late last ...
The latest statistics from the Chinese Ministry of Environment Protection (MEP) show that the average concentration of PM2.5 in Beijing, Tianjian and 26 other major cities in northern China, the so-called "2+26 cities", decreased by one third year-on-year between October and January. The MEP said that all ...
A new study conducted in 272 Chinese cities found “robust evidence” linking short-term ozone exposure to mortality, and China's environment ministry has said that dozens of cities exceeded the national ozone standard last year — a standard of 160 µg/m3, equivalent to 80 ppb. Average ozone exposure to ...
25 (Xinhua) -- Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli Thursday urged more efforts to control air pollution. ... region was 64 micrograms per cubic meter, down 9.9 percent from 2016, while that in 338 cities monitored by the environmental ministry stood at 43 micrograms per cubic meter, falling 6.5 percent.
This polluted China's environment seriously,” the environment ministry explained in a notice to the World Trade Organization. In 2015 alone, the ... The ban risks causing a “catastrophic” environmental problem as backlogs of recyclable waste are instead incinerated or dumped in landfills with other refuse.
The Chinese Commerce Ministry called the U.S. process that led to the tariffs "an abuse" of the trade measures available to the Trump administration. In its investigations, the U.S. International Trade Commission determined that imports of solar panels and washers had hurt American companies.
Northern China's Hebei province home to six of 10 smoggiest cities, environment ministry says ... According to figures published by the Ministry of Environmental Protection, Hebei's provincial capital Shijiazhuang saw the highest average reading in all of China last year of particulate matter with a width of ...
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said an investigation is already underway. Water samples tested by the Chinese government showed a dangerously high petroleum concentration around the spill. This could have a detrimental impact on marine life, including aquatic creatures and bacteria, ...
In 2013, after decades of single-mindedly pursuing economic growth, often to the detriment of the environment and public health, the Chinese government ... In 2016, the Ministry of Environmental Protection set up the Central Environmental Protection Inspection to monitor the local implementation of ...
An oil leak into the East China Sea could also have a serious effect on the waterfront's wildlife. If the ship does not sink, the environmental impact would be much more limited. The Chinese government said it has not found evidence of a “large-scale” oil leak. Much of the oil – between 40 percent and 70 ...
An upmarket yacht club catering to wealthy Chinese on the island of Hainan, “the Hawaii of China”, has been ordered to close over accusations that its activities ... On December 23, environment ministry inspectors publicly accused Hainan's government of “destroying the ecology for the sake of money” and ...
The Chinese Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development (MOHURD) has required 46 major cities to draw up specific operation plans ... According to China's Environmental Protection Ministry, in 2016 alone nearly 190 million tonnes of household rubbish was generated across 214 cities in China.
According to China's Ministry of Environmental Protection, in November, the average PM2.5 concentration in Beijing was the lowest it has been in five years. In the past, the reliability of the Chinese government's environmental figures has been questioned. "The bureaucratic incentive system, conflicting ...
The Chinese government has pledged to assist the Environment Ministry with improving water quality control, providing equipment and about $1 million in funding. The announcement came at a meeting yesterday between undersecretary of state Eang Sophalleth and Wang Dongsheng, the vice president ...
The Crystal's 21 Chinese crew members were rescued, but most of the 30 Iranians and two Bangladeshis from the Sanchi are still missing. A “preliminary assessment” by China's transport ministry determined that a body found on Monday with a protective garment on it belonged to one of the Sanchi's crew ...
BEIJING – China raced to contain oil leaking from a stricken Iranian tanker off its eastern coast Tuesday amid warnings the burning ship could spark an environmental disaster. The Sanchi ... The Chinese Foreign Ministry said late Monday that cleaning ships had been sent to prevent “secondary disasters.”.
In August, the Ministry of Environmental Protection of China sent a memo to city officials and the heads of state-owned energy companies regarding air quality control in the winter season, spanning from 2017 to 2018. The vaguely-worded notice urged local governments to keep the Air Quality Index (AQI) ...
China's Ministry of Environmental Protection said it plans to help another 4 million households in northern China switch from coal to gas or electricity this ... This came as the bouts of toxic air choking North China increased, particularly in the region that includes the Chinese capital, the northern port city of ...
China's air quality improved across the country in 2017, the environmental protection ministry said on Thursday, after the problem was so dire in previous years that some periods were dubbed an “airpocalypse”. The average level of PM2.5 particles – which penetrate deep into the lungs – in 338 cities stood ...
On January 1st it introduced an environmental-protection tax, replacing a patchwork of pollution fees. Last month it launched a market for trading carbon emissions, which, though scaled back from early plans, will be the world's largest. Most crucially, the environment ministry, previously a political weakling, ...


 

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