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  1. China Asserts Right to Brahmaputra's Waters, Again Reassures India Over Planned Dams

    14 Mar 2016- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China last week again offered reassurances to India that its planned dam projects on the trans-boundary Brahmaputra River will not affect downstream water flows. Chinese Foreign Ministry ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/14/2016 - 10:14

  2. China to Intensify Air, Water Pollution Fight

    8 Mar 2016- 11:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China will intensify efforts to reduce air and water pollution, Premier Li Keqiang said over the weekend. In his annual Government Work Report on March 5th, Li announced targets of cutting ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/08/2016 - 11:35

  3. China’s Environmental Protection Ministry Announces Restructuring Plan

    4 Mar 2016- 10:12 by Local Press Report BEIJING South China Morning Post The mainland’s Ministry of Environmental Protection has announced a restructuring that could see the agency shift away from hitting largely meaningless targets towards exercising ...

    Local Press Report - 03/04/2016 - 10:12

  4. China to Improve Water Quality of Yangtze by 2020

    29 Feb 2016- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China plans to improve the water quality of the Yangtze River by 2020, as part of its efforts to balance economic activity and environmental protection. The goal is to ensure that over 75 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/29/2016 - 10:02

  5. China to Invest $123 Billon on Water Conservation Projects This Year

    19 Feb 2016- 10:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China plans to invest over $122.6 billion USD on large-scale water conservation projects in 2016, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) said in a statement this week. The ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/19/2016 - 10:18

  6. Researchers Highlight Risk of Super Bugs in Chinese Tap Water

    19 Feb 2016- 09:12 by Local Press Report BEIJING South China Morning Post Tap water in China not only upsets stomach but tends to breed and spread “superbugs” due to poor disinfection, according to a new study by researchers on the mainland. Access Health ...

    Local Press Report - 02/19/2016 - 09:13

  7. China's Xinjiang Region Bans Glacier Tourism

    18 Feb 2016- 08:31 by Local Press Report BEIJING New York Times Glaciologists in China and elsewhere have said for years that climate change is the main cause of glacier erosion, which threatens the water sources of much of humanity. Officials in the far ...

    Local Press Report - 02/18/2016 - 08:31

  8. Beijing Develops Three-Year Plan to End Sewage Discharges Into Rivers

    17 Feb 2016- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Beijing has developed a three-year plan to end untreated sewage discharge into rivers, the Beijing Water Authority said this week. Under the plan, the city will expand sewage collection networks ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/17/2016 - 10:01

  9. China Spent Over $300 Billion on Water Projects During Last Five-Year Plan: Official

    8 Feb 2016- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China invested some $304 billion USD on water projects during the 12th five-year plan (2011-2015), according to data from the Ministry of Water Resources. Most of that investment went toward ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/08/2016 - 10:09

  10. Beijing Turns to Recycled Water to Help Meet Demand

    3 Feb 2016- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China The Chinese capital, Beijing, will turn to treated sewage water to help it meet demand this year, according to the Beijing Water Authority. The recycled water, which will make up one quarter of ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/03/2016 - 10:03

  11. China, Other Mekong Countries Work More Closely on Water Cooperation

    3 Feb 2016- 08:33 by Local Press Report BEIJING Eco-Business China is more closely involved in cross-border cooperation on hydropower and water management after the six countries that share the Mekong River signed a landmark agreement late last year. ...

    Local Press Report - 02/03/2016 - 08:33

  12. Chinese, German Partners Work to Clean Up Lake Tai

    2 Feb 2016- 08:45 by Local Press Report BEIJING Phys.org Under the "SIGN – Clean Water from the Source to the Consumer" project, Chinese and German partners work on improving water quality of Lake Tai. This lake supplies millions of people with ...

    Local Press Report - 02/02/2016 - 08:45

  13. China to Make Agricultural Water Use More Efficient

    2 Feb 2016- 09:01 by Local Press Report BEIJING Xinhua China plans to make the water use in agriculture more efficient with measures such as tiered pricing, wider use of drought-tolerant crops and rewards for water conservation. Access Food Security ...

    Local Press Report - 02/02/2016 - 09:01

  14. Beijing's Polluted Waterways to Be Cleaned by 2018

    27 Jan 2016- 09:21 by Local Press Report BEIJING AsiaOne All smelly and polluted rivers and waterways in Beijing will be cleaned up with the help of recycled water in three years, local authorities said on Tuesday. Policy Pollution Reputational Risk ...

    Local Press Report - 01/27/2016 - 09:21

  15. Beijing to Clean Up Water, Reduce Coal Consumption

    25 Jan 2016- 08:34 by Local Press Report BEIJING China Daily The Beijing municipal government will focus on "green development" by reducing coal consumption, cleaning up water and building more parks this year, the city's mayor said on ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2016 - 08:34

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