ENVIRONMENT

China, Japan Compete in Indonesia to Clean Up World’s Dirtiest River

China, Japan Compete in Indonesia to Clean Up World’s Dirtiest River

China and Japan are going head to head in yet another battle for an Indonesian contract as the pair…

Apr 18, 2018
China Will Ramp Up Water Quality Checks to Keep Tabs on Environmental Aims

China Will Ramp Up Water Quality Checks to Keep Tabs on Environmental Aims

China’s Ministry of Ecology and Environment is building an automatic monitoring network to check surface water quality nationwide, and will…

Mar 29, 2018
Zhang Ke
China’s NEV Sales Skyrocketed Last Month as Demand for Petrol Car Sales Slumped

China’s NEV Sales Skyrocketed Last Month as Demand for Petrol Car Sales Slumped

China's year-on-year new energy vehicle (NEV) sales exploded last month as automakers failed to see a rebound in traditional car…

Mar 12, 2018
Wu Ziye
China to Conduct Major Industrial Green Transformation Supervision Over 5,500 Companies

China to Conduct Major Industrial Green Transformation Supervision Over 5,500 Companies

China will carry out massive special industrial energy controls this year, focusing on supervision of high-energy-consuming industries such as petrochemicals,…

Mar 12, 2018
Xu Wei
Mobike Forays Into Latin American Market, Rolls Out Services in Chile

Mobike Forays Into Latin American Market, Rolls Out Services in Chile

China’s popular bike-sharing services provider Beijing Mobike Technology Co., better known as Mobike, will step into Latin American market as…

Mar 8, 2018
Liao Shumin
 China Tightens Travel Rules to Protect Antarctica From Rising Tourist Numbers

China Tightens Travel Rules to Protect Antarctica From Rising Tourist Numbers

The number of Chinese tourists to Antarctica has increased almost 40-fold over the past eight years and to ensure its…

Feb 5, 2018
 Xu Wei
Chinese Manufacturing Preserves Growth Despite Factory Closures

Chinese Manufacturing Preserves Growth Despite Factory Closures

China’s manufacturing purchasing managers’ indexes fell last month after the introduction of smog curbing measures which caused a supply shortage, but maintained a 15-month streak above 51.

Jan 2, 2018
Xu Wei
Kunshan City Asks 270 Enterprises to Partially Halt Production to Ensure Water Quality

Kunshan City Asks 270 Enterprises to Partially Halt Production to Ensure Water Quality

Kunshan city in East China’s Jiangsu province issued an urgent notice on Dec. 24, asking 270 enterprises and companies in…

Dec 26, 2017
Xu Wei
Diesel Supply Becomes Tight in China as Central Government Strengthens Oversight of Environmental Protection, Experts Say

Diesel Supply Becomes Tight in China as Central Government Strengthens Oversight of Environmental Protection, Experts Say

Diesel supply has become tight in China and diesel prices have kept rising in the second half of the year,…

Dec 8, 2017
Tang Shihua
Alibaba Pledges USD1.5 Billion Over Next Five Years to Alleviate Poverty in China

Alibaba Pledges USD1.5 Billion Over Next Five Years to Alleviate Poverty in China

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. [NYSE:BABA] today announced plans to further its charitable work by committing CNY10 billion…

Dec 1, 2017
Zhang Xia
[Editorial] China Ramps Up Environmental Protection Via Centralized Inspections

[Editorial] China Ramps Up Environmental Protection Via Centralized Inspections

Chinese people’s growing demand for a better life has turned the spotlight on environmental issues in the country. The central…

Nov 17, 2017
Xu Yunfeng