2 Aug 2012 - 07:56 by Local Press Report
BEIJING (China Daily) — China Water Affairs Group Ltd, a provider of water and sewage treatment, has agreed to establish a joint venture that will be involved in water-related investments and construction in Henan pro
31 Jul 2012 - 09:29 by Local Press Report
ANJU (Associated Press) — U.N.
27 Jul 2012 - 10:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
BEIJING, China — Beijing Mayor Guo Jinlong and his deputy, Ji Lin, resigned this week in the wake of deadly floods that killed 37 people in the capital city, and more than 100 people across all of southeast China.<
24 Jul 2012 - 10:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
BEIJING, China — Heavy rains have been pelting much of China, resulting in extensive flooding and landslides that caused some 100 deaths, with many more people still reported missing.
23 Jul 2012 - 09:43 by Local Press Report
BEIJING, China (KRIS TV (Texas)) — As China's flood-ravaged capital dealt with the aftermath of the heaviest rain in six decades Monday, including the deaths of 37 people, questions were being raised about whether the city's push
19 Jul 2012 - 10:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
Italy, MILAN — Italy’s Milan-Bicocca University announced on July 16 that it has signed an agreement with the Chinese Academy of Sciences to jointly study Alpine, Antarctic and Himalayan glaciers.
19 Jul 2012 - 09:20 by Local Press Report
BEIJING (Lake Wylie Pilot) — Chinese President Hu Jintao on Thursday pledged African governments $20 billion USD in credit over the next three years and called for more China-Africa coordination in international affairs to def
17 Jul 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
MANILA, Philippines — China International Water & Electricity Co., a unit of the Chinese state firm behind the Three Gorges Dam project on the Yangtze River, has completed a $145 million USD project to repair and
12 Jul 2012 - 09:22 by Local Press Report
ASTANA (Trend News Agency) — Kazakh-Chinese Joint Commission on the use and protection of transboundary rivers discussed topical issues of joint transboundary water consumption between the two countries, including the implem
2 Jul 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
sinGapore — While there are plenty of new water-related technologies that work well in developed countries, a key challenge for developing countries is how to choose the right ones and implement them well, acc
28 Jun 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
BEIJING, China — China will introduce a progressive pricing system for water use before 2015, with high water rates for water-intensive industries and incentives to reuse and recycle water, according to the latest
26 Jun 2012 - 10:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
BEIJING, China — The Chinese government announced on June 23 that it plans to increase tourism and create a national park in Tibet near the Brahmaputra River, rather than pursue construction of a massive and contro
26 Jun 2012 - 09:31 by Local Press Report
BEIJING (China.org.cn) — Chinese authorities will create a fund worth nearly $6 billion USD by 2015 to develop water-efficient farms in northeast China's grain-producing areas. The fund will be used to develop 38 mi
25 Jun 2012 - 08:13 by Local Press Report
BEIJING (The Hindu) — Chinese plans to build a major tourism project and national park in a Tibetan county have dealt a blow to hydropower lobby groups who have proposed the construction of massive dam on the Brahmapu
20 Jun 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
BEIJING, China — Construction on the central route of China’s South-to-North Water Diversion project is “going into high gear” and is expected to be finished next year, two years ahead of its original deadline, acc
18 Jun 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
BEIJING, China — China is taking a variety of actions to improve water quality throughout the nation.
13 Jun 2012 - 10:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
washington, dc, united states — Both China and India have plans for large-scale coal development to meet their growing electricity needs.
13 Jun 2012 - 14:56 by Local Press Report
VANCOUVER, BC (Alpha Wastewater) — Alpha Wastewater Inc, designer and owner of Upflow Sludge Blanket Filtration wastewater treatment systems and plants, announced it completed the agreement on construction and operation of A
12 Jun 2012 - 08:30 by Local Press Report
BEIJING (Eco-Business.com) — By the end of 2012, a water resource allocation plan for 25 rivers that flow through more than one province will be put into use in China, limiting the amount of water that can be taken from the
6 Jun 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
BEIJING, China — The Chinese capital is expected to consume more water this summer than it ever has – a total of some 2.97 million cubic meters, only 30,000 cubic meters shy of its maximum supply capacity of 3 mi
31 May 2012 - 10:24 by Local Press Report
BEIJING (The Epoch Times) — Fears about water quality are rocketing throughout Chinese cyberspace after a Beijing environmentalist disclosed that tap water in China is contaminated with contraceptive compounds. Liangjie
30 May 2012 - 09:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
TEHRAN, Iran — The Iranian government announced this week that its central bank had not accepted the financial terms set by China’s Sinohyrdo Corp.
29 May 2012 - 08:05 by Local Press Report
BEIJING (China.org.cn) — Underground water in 57 percent of monitoring sites across Chinese cities have been found polluted or extremely polluted, quoting figures from the Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP).&n
24 May 2012 - 19:10 by Local Press Report
BEIJING (China Daily) — New standards for drinking water will come into force in China on July 1, with the number of quality indicators rising to 106 from 35.
23 May 2012 - 09:21 by Local Press Report
21 May 2012 - 20:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
United Kingdom, BATH — A new study from risk analysis experts Maplecroft identifies China, India, Pakistan, South Africa and the United States as containing large tracts where unsustainable water use is outpacing suppl
21 May 2012 - 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
China, TIANJIN — China is not planning to colonize Africa economically and industrially through its investments in infrastructure projects, Chinese officials said during a three-week development conference i
21 May 2012 - 09:56 by Local Press Report
BEIJING (water-technology.net) — The government of China is planning to allocate $79 billion USD for the prevention and control of water pollution in major drainage areas until 2015. The plans were revealed by the Ministry
18 May 2012 - 10:34 by Local Press Report
BEIJING (International Business Times) — Just how bad is the water in China?
16 May 2012 - 22:00 by Local Press Report
BEIJING (CRIEnglish.com) — European Commission Vice-President Maros Sefcovic, who is wrapping up a 3-day trip to China, said that they had agreed to further cooperation in areas including energy, smart city projects, wa
15 May 2012 - 13:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
BEIJING, China — The Chinese State Council this month released the country's 12th Five-Year Plan for sewage treatment, which foresees the county investing $430 billion USD in the sewage treatment industry over a
15 May 2012 - 09:43 by Local Press Report
15 May 2012 - 09:16 by Local Press Report
BEIJING (Xinhua (China)) — China's central government is to launch a special fund to support weather modification operations by local authorities in areas prone to drought and haze, according to a Ministry of Finance (MOF)
8 May 2012 - 12:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
BEIJING, China — Minister of Environmental Protection Zhou Shengxian announced on May 4 that China is tightening pollution controls in vital rivers and lakes throughout the country.
8 May 2012 - 12:45 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
BEIJING, China — Beverage maker Coca-Cola is facing a backlash from Chinese consumers days after it had to shut down production at a bottling plant in Shanxi province due to chlorine contamination of some of its