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  1. China Maps Unregistered Yangtze Sewage Outlets

    21 Feb 2019- 09:06 by Local Press Report BEIJING China.org The Ministry of Ecology and Environment, China's top environmental watchdog, has launched a campaign to comb the banks of the Yangtze River to map all sewage outlets and identify any that are ...

    Local Press Report - 02/21/2019 - 09:06

  2. Guizhou Province Continues Investment In Safe Drinking Water

    18 Feb 2019- 10:24 by Local Press Report GUIYANG China.org Southwest China's Guizhou Province will continue investment to guarantee safe drinking water for rural residents. The investment will reach 4.5 billion yuan (664 million U.S. dollars) this ye ...

    Local Press Report - 02/18/2019 - 10:24

  3. Shanghai Offers Rewards For Turning In Water Polluters

    18 Feb 2019- 08:07 by Local Press Report SHANGHAI Shine Water pollution is everyone's problem, and city residents are soon to be incentivized to join the fight. From March 1, people who report on any of eight activities including illegal sewage disch ...

    Local Press Report - 02/18/2019 - 08:07

  4. Proposed Tibet Dam Would Contain Sandstorms, Mitigate Downstream Floods, Protect Ecosystems

    13 Feb 2019- 06:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent XINING, China A consortium of Chinese environmental engineers and activists are proposing the construction of a dam to prevent loss of frozen soil in the Hoh Xil National Nature Reserve in an isolated region i ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/13/2019 - 06:15

  5. Minister Suspends Agil Congo Gold Mining In Response To Water Contamination, Environmental Neglect

    6 Feb 2019- 07:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo The government of Congo has suspended the gold-mining activities of Chinese-owned Agil Congo on the basis of water contamination resulting in illness, and illegal deforestation. A ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/06/2019 - 07:55

  6. Climate Change Threatens Loss of Two-thirds Of Hindu Kush Himalaya Glaciers, 1.65 Billion People Live In Downstream Valleys

    5 Feb 2019- 11:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KATHMANDU, Nepal A new report commissioned by the eight countries in the Hindu Kush Himalaya (HKH) region, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, and Pakistan, warns that current levels ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/05/2019 - 12:37

  7. Myanmar Considers Alternatives To Controversial China-funded Dam, Cardinal Speaks Out Against Project

    3 Feb 2019- 10:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NAYPYIDAW, Myanmar A Myanmar government project commission is considering alternatives to the controversial Chinese-backed Myitsone Dam on the Irrwaddy River in the northern state of Kachin, which is politicall ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/03/2019 - 10:20

  8. China Deploys Huge Airship To Measure High Altitude Water Vapor

    28 Jan 2019- 09:35 by Local Press Report BEIJING Xinhuanet Chinese researchers have used a huge floating airship to conduct water vapor observation at an altitude of over 6,200 meters in Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, according to the Chinese Academy of Sciences ...

    Local Press Report - 01/28/2019 - 09:35

  9. China Strengthens "Lake Chiefs" Program To Combat Pollution

    25 Jan 2019- 07:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China authorities are set to strengthen the supervision and examination of the country's "lake chiefs" program in an effort to combat pollution. China started a "river chief& ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/25/2019 - 07:40

  10. China Reports Vast Improvements In Environmental Protection Of Water Bodies

    21 Jan 2019- 10:25 by OOSKAnews Info BEIJING, China China's Environment Minister has claimed that 99.9 Percent of environment violations effecting key cities have been rectified. Li Ganjie, Minister of Ecology and Environment, also said January 19 th ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 01/21/2019 - 10:25

  11. China Considers Massive Yangtze River, Pearl River Transfer Project

    18 Jan 2019- 11:06 by Local Press Report BEIJING Asia Times China is considering digging two mega canal systems to link the Yangtze River, which runs through central and eastern China, to the Pearl River in southern Guangdong and Guangxi provinces. Shippi ...

    Local Press Report - 01/18/2019 - 11:06

  12. China Veep Calls For Increased Construction Of Farmland Water Conservancy Projects

    13 Jan 2019- 07:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China Vice Premier Hu Chunhua has called for increased construction of farmland water conservancy projects in a renewed emphasis on water conservation. The Chinese government views such projects ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2019 - 07:21

  13. China Officials Trumpet Water Conservancy Successes

    10 Dec 2018- 11:31 by Local Press Report BEIJING Xinhua Net News China has made headway in pushing major water conservancy projects amid efforts to enhance capacity on flood control, drought relief, as well as food and ecological security, a senior offici ...

    Local Press Report - 12/10/2018 - 11:31

  14. China To Close All Paper Mills Near Dongting Lake By 2019

    30 Nov 2018- 05:41 by Local Press Report CHANGSA Xinhua Government authorities of central China's Hunan Province said that all pulp-making and outdated paper-making capacity in three cities and one district around Dongting Lake will be closed by the ...

    Local Press Report - 11/30/2018 - 05:41

  15. River In The Sky Is Pie In The Sky?

    29 Nov 2018- 04:22 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China The feasibility of the innovative endeavour of two Chinese universities, codenamed “Tianhe Project”, that will utilize sky-based and space technologies to divert water vapor has been criticized ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/29/2018 - 04:22

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