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  1. Inner Mongolia Afforestation To Protect Yellow River Basin

    11 Jan 2021- 12:19 by Local Press Report BAOTOU ECNS North China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region plans to afforest about 3.3 million hectares of land in the next five years, local authorities said Tuesday. The afforestation project is aimed to rai ...

    Local Press Report - 01/11/2021 - 12:19

  2. Thailand Unhappy About China-Funded Laos Dam

    12 Jan 2021- 13:54 by Staff- Water Diplomat BANGKOK, Thailand The government of Thailand has expressed concern about plans by Laos to build another hydroelectric dam on the Mekong River, citing environmental concerns. Thailand has called for a more compre ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  3. China Government Approves Yangtze Conservation Legislation

    13 Jan 2021- 11:50 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China The government of China has approved a new law on Yangtze River conservation, following a third review, which will take effect on March 1 2021. The new legislation is part of China’s efforts to ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2021 - 11:51

  4. Extensive Yangtze Protection Legislation Approved

    3 Jan 2021- 07:55 by Local Press Report BEIJING Sixth Tone China has passed a landmark law to protect the country’s longest and largest river, the Yangtze, to better conserve the much-beleaguered waterway’s ecology and environment. The Yangtze River Prote ...

    Local Press Report - 01/03/2021 - 07:55

  5. This Looks Cool!

    15 Dec 2020- 10:36 by Local Press Report MOHE CBBC Parts of the country are so cold that people are experimenting by squirting water out of flasks and seeing it freeze into spectacular designs! China's northernmost city of Mohe in Heilongjiang Provin ...

    Local Press Report - 12/15/2020 - 10:36

  6. Eco-conservation In China's Yellow River Basin

    15 Dec 2020- 10:36 by Local Press Report BEIJING Xinhua Chinese Vice Premier Han Zheng has called for efforts to advance eco-conservation and high-quality development of the Yellow River basin. Han stressed regarding water resources as the biggest constra ...

    Local Press Report - 12/15/2020 - 10:36

  7. Water Suspension As A Punishment For Prostitution In Chinese Village

    11 Dec 2020- 07:27 by Local Press Report JIANGMEN Global Times Residents of a self-built building in Yuetang village in Jiangmen, Guangdong, will face a three-month water suspension by the village committee over two of the tenants' arrest on charges ...

    Local Press Report - 01/12/2021 - 09:24

  8. China Mega Dam Plan Sparks Alarm In Downstream India, Bangladesh

    8 Dec 2020- 07:59 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW DELHI, India PowerChina has announced plans to construct up to 60 gigawatts (GW) of hydropower capacity on the Yarlung Tsangpo River (known in downstream India as the Brahmaputra River) in The Tibet Autonomou ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  9. China Dramatically Accelerates Cloud Seeding Capacity

    8 Dec 2020- 09:24 by Staff- Water Diplomat BEIJING, China China has announced plans to expand its experimental cloud seeding programme fivefold by 2025. According to a circular issued by the State Council, the government will deploy breakthroughs in resea ...

    Staff - Water D... - 01/12/2021 - 14:46

  10. Possible Repeat of Chinese Incursion Into Bhutan May Impact Water Flow To Paddy Farmers

    4 Dec 2020- 07:12 by Staff- Water Diplomat NEW DELHI, India New satellite images reveal construction of a Chinese village inside Bhutan alongside the Torsa River where a narrow strip of land in mountainous terrain between India and China has long been dis ...

    Staff - Water D... - 12/07/2020 - 09:11

  11. New Irrigation Methodology Benefits Heilongjiang Rice Farmers

    9 Nov 2020- 07:03 by Local Press Report JIAMUSI China Daily Heilongjiang province, a major rice producer, has adopted irrigation methods in more than half of its rice planting areas in a bid to curb over use of water. The new irrigation approach is being ...

    Local Press Report - 11/09/2020 - 07:03

  12. Increasing Thirst In Water As An Investable Asset

    3 Nov 2020- 06:47 by Local Press Report HONG KONG The Asset The increasing focus on sustainable or environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing is also pushing interest in water as an investable asset. However, the water sector has also been unde ...

    Local Press Report - 11/03/2020 - 06:47

  13. China Will Provide Year-round Water Data To Mekong River Commission

    3 Nov 2020- 07:50 by Staff- Water Diplomat VIENTIENE, Laos China has agreed to provide year-round water data to the Mekong River Commission (MRC), to improve river monitoring, and flood and drought forecasting in downstream Mekong basin countries. Over th ...

    Staff - Water D... - 11/04/2020 - 08:14

  14. Chemical Leak Poisons Dozens In Central China

    12 Oct 2020- 09:19 by Local Press Report XIANTAO Global Times More than 20 villagers from Xiantao, Central China's Hubei Province, suffered from vomiting and diarrhea after being poisoned after drinking tap water. All of them have recovered except fo ...

    Local Press Report - 10/12/2020 - 09:19

  15. Investment To Improve Water Resources of River Basin in China's Yunnan Province

    7 Oct 2020- 07:45 by Staff- Water Diplomat MANILA, Philippines The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the government of China have agreed to collaborate in a $234.6 Million USD project to clean up water resources and the environment of the Sayu River Basin ...

    Staff - Water D... - 11/04/2020 - 08:17

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