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  1. Flooding Throughout Sichuan Province; Three Gorges Dam Reaches Record Inflow Levels; Massive Economic Losses

    25 Aug 2020- 00:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CHONGQING, China A new surge in heavy rain and upstream flooding on the Yangtze River has caused many riverside businesses to shut down, whle shipments along the river were halted on 18 August, affecting deliv ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/25/2020 - 00:26

  2. China Response To Disastrous Flood Season

    20 Jul 2020- 09:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China China President Xi Jinping has urged local governments and communist party members to take responsibility in flood-triggered disaster prevention and relief work as large parts of China struggle ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/20/2020 - 09:00

  3. Implementing China's Yangtze River Fishing Ban

    14 Jul 2020- 10:20 by Local Press Report BEIJING China.org As the fishing ban in the Yangtze River basin is an important measure to protect the river and improve the ecological environment, a government circular has called on local governments to make tar ...

    Local Press Report - 07/14/2020 - 10:47

  4. China Releases Water From Three Gorges Dam To Alleviate Flooding As Torrential Rains Persist

    6 Jul 2020- 09:50 by Staff- Water Diplomat BEIJING, China China's Ministry of Water Resources upgraded its emergency response for flood control from Level Four to Level Three on 4 July, as incessant rains continue across the country. Level One is the ...

    Staff - Water D... - 08/11/2020 - 07:54

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. ADB Supports Yangtze Agriculture, Environmental Protection

    19 Nov 2018- 13:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BEIJING, China The Asian Development Bank announced November 16 approval of a $300 Million USD loan to assist China’s Yangtze River Economic Development Plan (2016-2020). The project specifically promotes sust ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/19/2018 - 13:48

  8. ADB Loan Will Help Protect Yangtze River's Lonxi Watershed

    18 Sep 2018- 11:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MANILA, Philippines The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $150 Millian USD loan to protect a water basin of China's Yangtze River. The ADB said September 18 that the loan for a "complementa ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/18/2018 - 11:36

  9. 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

  10. Yangtze Barrier Plans Threaten Porpoises with Extinction

    25 Sep 2017- 07:51 by Local Press Report BEIJING South China Morning Post A senior Chinese scientist has warned that provincial government plans to build two large water control barriers on the Yangtze River could drive China’s last remaining 1,000 river ...

    Local Press Report - 09/25/2017 - 07:51

  11. 9 Charged Over Yangtze Toxic Waste Dumping

    19 Sep 2017- 09:49 by Local Press Report NANJING Xinhuanet News Nine people have been charged for dumping 35,000 tonnes of garbage, about 20,000 tonnes of which contaminated a section of the Yangtze River near Shanghai. The Taicang government and a distri ...

    Local Press Report - 09/19/2017 - 09:49

  12. South-to-North Diversion Benefits 50 Million Chinese

    15 Sep 2017- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Info BEIJING Xinhuanet News More than 50 million people in northern China have benefited from a massive water diversion project that pumps water from the Yangtze River in the south to the draught-prone north, authorities an ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 09/15/2017 - 10:24

  13. Hubei Approves Yangtze Protection Plan

    4 Sep 2017- 11:14 by Local Press Report WUHAN Xinhuanet News Central China's Hubei Province has approved an action plan which aims at reducing pollution and protecting the environment along the Yangtze, China's longest river. According to an act ...

    Local Press Report - 09/04/2017 - 11:14

  14. China: South-North Transfer, African Collaboration with Germany, Tianjin Cover Up, Green Development for Yangtse, “Summer Snow” on Salt Lake, Mayor Jumps into River and More

    3 Aug 2017- 11:29 by OOSKAnews Info WARRENTON VA, United States China and Germany to Collaborate in Africa Chinese enterprises have been encouraged by Germany's advocacy for Sino-German cooperation in third-country markets during the G20 Hamburg Summ ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 08/03/2017 - 11:34

  15. China to Boost Green Manufacturing in Yangtze River Economic Belt

    31 Jul 2017- 10:37 by Local Press Report BEIJING Xinhuanet News China will develop green manufacturing in the Yangtze River Economic Belt to reduce pollution and boost economic growth. The total industrial output of green manufacturing in the region will ...

    Local Press Report - 07/31/2017 - 10:37