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  1. Climate Change Responsible For China Glacial Lake Burst

    15 Aug 2018- 06:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Climate change is responsible for the August 10 burst of a glacial lake in China's wetern Xinjiang Uigur autonomous region, campaigners have said. The burst released floodwater into the Yar ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/15/2018 - 08:45

  2. Rockets And Drones Deployed To Enhance Rainfall As Northeast China Drought Continues

    13 Aug 2018- 09:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SHENYANG, China More than 1 million hectares of crops have been affected and about 11,000 residents face a shortage of drinking water in China's Liaoning Province, according to the provincial flood contro ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/13/2018 - 09:57

  3. China-Taiwan Water Transfer Commences Amid Continuing Political Tensions

    8 Aug 2018- 06:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TAIPEI, Taiwan Kinmen Island, Taiwan, has started importing water from Fujian province in mainland China. Ceremonies marking the development were conducted both in Kinmen and Fujian. Longhu Lake, Jinjiang, Fuji ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/08/2018 - 06:56

  4. Taiwan Government Says China Water Transfer Dedication Ceremony Should Be Postponed

    29 Jul 2018- 07:49 by OOSKAnews Info KINMEN, Taiwan The Mainland Affairs Council of Taiwan (MAC) has urged postponement of a ceremony to recognize the start of water transfer to Kinmen Island from China’s Fujian Province. While Kinmenis considered part of ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/29/2018 - 07:49

  5. China Needs $150 Billion USD To Treat "Black And Smelly" Water Bodies

    27 Jul 2018- 10:46 by OOSKAnews Info BEIJING, China China's Ministry of Ecology and Environment has said that the country needs more than $148 Billion USD to reduce heavy pollution in urban rivers. Chinese cities are under pressure to cut what author ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/27/2018 - 10:46

  6. Baiyangdian Lake Wetlands Pollution To Be Curbed

    22 Jul 2018- 10:42 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China Hebei Province's Xiongan New Area has launched a campaign to curb pollution and improve the ecology of the Baiyangdian wetland, taking a series of measures such as closing high-polluted pla ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/22/2018 - 10:42

  7. Hong Kong Lead Scare: Calls For Truly Independent Water Quality Watchdog

    22 Jul 2018- 08:21 by Local Press Report HONG KONG South China Morning Post The prospect of lead contamination in Hong Kong drinking water reared its ugly head again on Thursday [July 19] after samples from a new public housing estate were found to contai ...

    Local Press Report - 07/22/2018 - 08:21

  8. China Looks For Shit In Shit

    18 Jul 2018- 08:53 by Local Press Report BEIJING Scientific American Dozens of cities across China are applying an unusual forensic technique to monitor illegal drug use: chemically analysing sewage for traces of drugs, or their telltale metabolites, excr ...

    Local Press Report - 07/18/2018 - 08:53

  9. Dirty Water Exhibition "Shut Down" By Authorities?

    11 Jul 2018- 12:33 by Local Press Report BEIJING SBS A controversial exhibition in Beijing featuring foul water from a northern Chinese town has prompted an investigation into water pollution, an issue exacerbating water shortages in the country’s already ...

    Local Press Report - 07/11/2018 - 12:33

  10. Thai, Chinese Experts Clash Over Benefits Of Mekong Dams

    7 Jul 2018- 07:55 by OOSKAnews Info BANGKOK, Thailand At a seminar on “The Sustainable Development of Water Resources” at Chulalongkorn University, Chinese experts on the social effects of hydropower development on the Mekong River met opposition from Tha ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/07/2018 - 07:55

  11. China Announces New Pricing Mechanism To Encourage Sustainable Water Use, Environmental Protection

    2 Jul 2018- 08:51 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China In a new guideline issued by China's National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) on June 2, the country has announced further steps in its pricing mechanisms that aim to stimulate envi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 12:32

  12. China's Largest Steel Manufacturer Criticized By Environment Ministry Over Yangtze Pollution

    1 Jul 2018- 09:54 by OOSKAnews Info ZHANGJIAGANG, China China's  Ministry of Ecology and Environment has sharply criticized the country's largest private steel-maker on Thursday 28 June for failing to carry out rectification plans and for dumpin ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/05/2018 - 12:32

  13. China Issues New Guidelines In Battle Against Pollution

    26 Jun 2018- 13:01 by Local Press Report BEIJING Ministry of Ecology and Environment The People's Republic of China China has unveiled a guideline to comprehensively enhance ecological and environmental protection and win the battle against pollution ...

    Local Press Report - 06/26/2018 - 13:01

  14. Yangtze Economic Belt Shows Improvement In Pollution Control, Serious Challenges Persist

    20 Jun 2018- 11:47 by OOSKAnews Info BEIJING, China Eleven provinces and municipalities along China’s Yangtze River Economic Belt have seen some improvement in pollution control and ecological quality, but environmental challenges remain serious, accordin ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/05/2018 - 10:27

  15. Over 60,000 People Hit By Drought In Southwest China.

    4 Jun 2018- 07:35 by OOSKAnews Info NANNING, China More than 63,000 people in southwest China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region are affected by drought, the regional civil affairs department said June 1. The department said that some parts of Guangx ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 07/05/2018 - 10:27

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