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Nationwide plan aims at cleaner air

2018-07-04 08:12:00

The State Council has released a three-year action plan for air pollution control, giving a timetable and road map for improving air quality and vowing to "significantly" reduce the discharge of polluting gases while curbing greenhouse gas emiss Full Story

No 'debt trap' at port in Sri Lanka

2018-07-04 07:52:00

China said on Tuesday it has worked with Sri Lanka on the Port of Hambantota in an equal and mutually beneficial way, dismissing United States media reports that it took over the port through "a debt trap"." /> Full Story

FM: Nations only out for themselves lose credibility

2018-07-04 07:51:00

Wang advocates multilateralism as he meets with UN General Assembly head" /> Full Story

EU, China may boost human rights roles

2018-07-03 09:30:00

The European Union and China have been urged to expand people-to-people exchanges on human rights beyond intergovernmental and institutional dialogues." /> Full Story

Justice Ministry pledges lawyers' safety

2018-07-03 09:27:00

The Ministry of Justice pledged to increase its efforts to safeguard the nation's lawyers after an attorney in Hunan province was killed, allegedly by one of his clients, last month." /> Full Story

Legislation mulled to protect Yangtze River environment

2018-07-03 08:15:00

Judicial officials and experts called on China to draft a law protecting the environment and ecology of regions along the Yangtze River to prevent the key area from being polluted further." /> Full Story

National pricing system to curb pollution

2018-07-03 07:27:00

China plans to build a national pricing system by the end of 2020 to encourage a reduction in pollution by putting a price on pollutants in a variety of sectors, including water contaminants and carbon emissions, according to the nation's top economic Full Story

Legal support to boost Belt, Road

2018-07-03 07:23:00

China will work to refine the legal support system of the Belt and Road to enable better settlement of disputes and foster a business environment governed by the rule of law, State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Monday." /> Full Story

Top talent bids for geophysics chief job

2018-07-03 07:22:00

Indian geophysicist Paramesh Banerjee has made it to the shortlist of four candidates to head the Institute of Geophysics, part of the China Earthquake Administration." /> Full Story

Shenzhen’s 40-year journey: From village to metropolis

2018-07-03 06:30:00

The upper part (file) of this combo photo taken by Chi Xingxu shows a parking lot of Wenjindu passenger port in Shenzhen, south China's Guangdong Province. The lower part of the combo photo taken by Mao Siqian on June 12, 2018 shows a passenger inspec Full Story