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  1. Chinese Premier Calls for Improved Sanitation to Prevent Epidemics

    22 Jan 2015- 11:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on January 21st ordered the government to improve sanitation facilities throughout the country in order to help prevent disease outbreaks. Li’s directive, delivered ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/22/2015 - 11:02

  2. Tibetans Decry Pollution From Chinese Mines

    21 Jan 2015- 10:53 by Local Press Report BEIJING Radio Free Asia Tibetan villagers are protesting the mining work in the Tsojang (in Chinese, Haibei) Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, but have been blocked by close ties between mine owners and higher ...

    Local Press Report - 01/21/2015 - 10:53

  3. Water Expo China Moves to Larger Venue

    21 Jan 2015- 10:54 by Local Press Report BEIJING Water Expo China Starting in 2015, Water Expo China, China’s first water business exhibition, will take place from 18 – 20 November. To accommodate continual expansion, the fair will relocate to the New ...

    Local Press Report - 01/21/2015 - 10:56

  4. Foreign Firms Look to Expand in China

    14 Jan 2015- 10:31 by Local Press Report BEIJING Reuters French utility Suez Environnement Company SA and Australia's Clean TeQ Holdings Ltd are looking to expand in China where the government has pledged at least $97 billion by 2020 to tackle a ...

    Local Press Report - 01/14/2015 - 10:31

  5. China Plans to Fight Water Shortages With Artificial Weather Program

    14 Jan 2015- 10:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China this week announced plans to fight water shortages in the country through an “artificial weather” program that will produce some 60 billion cubic meters of additional rain each year by ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2015 - 10:38

  6. China’s Massive Water Transfer Project Will Not Reduce Water Stress: Study

    13 Jan 2015- 11:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China will likely experience further water stress despite efforts to improve supply through the massive South-to-North Water diversion project, according to new research from the UK-based ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2015 - 11:03

  7. China Offers Flood Aid to Sri Lanka, Malaysia

    12 Jan 2015- 10:31 by Local Press Report BEIJING ECNS.cn The Chinese government has decided to offer humanitarian aids worth 20 million yuan (3.26 million US dollars) to Malaysia and Sri Lanka respectively for flood relief. The aids were for the purpose ...

    Local Press Report - 01/12/2015 - 10:31

  8. Tibetan Glaciers Could Shrink Another 30 Percent in Next 35 Years: Study

    12 Jan 2015- 10:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China The Tibetan Plateau, where temperatures have increased twice as fast as most other places on earth over the past 50 years, will continue to feel the effects of global warming, and could see ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/12/2015 - 10:34

  9. Sound Global Wins Contract for Sichuan Sewage Projects

    8 Jan 2015- 11:00 by Local Press Report BEIJING Bloomberg Sound Global Ltd., a Chinese wastewater-treatment company based in Beijing, won the bidding for 14 urban-rural sewage-treatment projects in Sichuan province. The works in the Tongchuan district of ...

    Local Press Report - 01/08/2015 - 11:00

  10. China Grants Social Groups More Power to Sue Environmental Violators

    8 Jan 2015- 11:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Chinese NGOs will now have more power to sue environmental violators, thanks to new rules that go into force this week. There are over 700 registered environmental protection groups in the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2015 - 11:26

  11. Citizens Outraged by Evidence of Sewage Water Flowing Into China’s Yangtze River

    6 Jan 2015- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Chinese citizens expressed outrage this week after footage of sewage water flowing into one of the country’s most important waterways, the Yangtze River, went viral. China News Agency reported ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/07/2015 - 11:15

  12. China's Fight Against Rodent May Harm Environment

    5 Jan 2015- 10:14 by Local Press Report BEIJING RT News China has for five decades carried out a mass poisoning campaign against a tiny rodent believed to be the inspiration for a much-loved Pokemon anime character. But now scientists say the animal is ...

    Local Press Report - 01/05/2015 - 10:14

  13. China's Three Gorges Dam Breaks World Hydropower Record

    2 Jan 2015- 10:34 by Local Press Report BEIJING Xinhua China's Three Gorges Power Plant generated 98.8 billion kilowatt-hours (kwh) of electricity in 2014, beating the world record for hydropower generation set by Brazil's Itaipu hydroelectric ...

    Local Press Report - 01/02/2015 - 10:34

  14. Six Chinese Companies Receive Biggest Fine Ever for Water Pollution

    2 Jan 2015- 10:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Six chemical companies operating in Taizhou, in China's eastern province of Jiangsu, have received fines totaling $26 million USD, the largest penalty ever in a Chinese environmental ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/02/2015 - 10:47

  15. Most Urban Residents in China Worry About Water Safety

    17 Dec 2014- 09:55 by Local Press Report BEIJING International Desalination & Water Reuse Quarterly Nearly all Chinese city dwellers are concerned about the country's issues with water supply and pollution according to a poll by water technology ...

    Local Press Report - 12/17/2014 - 09:55

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