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  1. China’s Environment Ministry Turns to Social Media to Help Enforce Environmental Law

    5 Mar 2015- 10:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China The Chinese government is setting up a platform on the social media forum WeChat to get the public involved in reporting pollution violations, Vice Minister for the Environment Pan Yue said this ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/05/2015 - 10:36

  2. China's Waterways Are Shrinking

    3 Mar 2015- 09:30 by Local Press Report BEIJING Sina English The development of China's waterways has been made a priority following the introduction of the "One Belt and One Road" initiative that aims to strengthen cooperation with ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2015 - 09:30

  3. China to Provide 59 Million Rural Residents With Safe Drinking Water This Year

    23 Feb 2015- 10:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China In an effort to achieve its targets for the 2011-2015 term, China announced this weekend that it will provide an additional 58.67 million rural people with safe drinking water before the end of ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/23/2015 - 10:19

  4. Tests Confirm Tap Water Quality in Chinese Capital

    13 Feb 2015- 10:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China As of this week, all of the 159 facilities set up across the Chinese capital, Beijing, to test water quality have found that the city’s tap water meets national standards, including the ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/13/2015 - 10:39

  5. China Turns It Sewage Sludge Into "Black Gold"

    2 Feb 2015- 09:38 by Local Press Report BEIJING Bloomberg Heinz-Peter Mang is obsessed with turning human waste into gold. As millions of Chinese move to cities, the German engineer is convinced the country is on the way to hitting the jackpot. A growing ...

    Local Press Report - 02/02/2015 - 09:38

  6. China Raises the Price of Water, Sewage Services

    28 Jan 2015- 10:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China’s central government announced this week that it would raise the prices for tap water and sewage treatment across the country. Currently, the central government subsidizes as much as 40 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/28/2015 - 10:27

  7. Beijing’s Tap Water Meets Quality Standards

    23 Jan 2015- 10:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Tap water in the Chinese capital, Beijing, has consistently met quality standards in the weeks since the city began receiving an influx of water from the south of the country under the South-to ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/23/2015 - 10:56

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. 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

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