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For the past two decades, China has been in the midst of an unprecedented dam-building boom, developing over 300 gigawatts (GW) of hydropower. But coal-fuelled development in many of its [...]
Fri, Apr 28, 2017
Source: News from China Dialogue
President Xi Jinping's ambitious plan to construct Xiong'an New District is intended, primarily, to relieve population pressure on nearby Beijing, which is just 100 kilometres away. The scale of the [...]
Thu, Apr 27, 2017
Source: News from China Dialogue
It's been over 60 years since the first nuclear power plant was switched on in Russia and exactly 31 years since the Chernobyl nuclear disaster. Yet despite the decades-long history [...]
Wed, Apr 26, 2017
Source: News from China Dialogue
“We're going to Alashan when the weather gets warmer to plant a forest in his memory,” says Zhang Li, secretary-general of the Alashan SEE Foundation. That seems an appropriate way [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
Source: News from China Dialogue

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Following the footsteps of “public refrigerator” originated in Germany, One Foundation along with Tencent Video launched China's first “shared refrigerator” at a charitable storefront in Shunyi District, Beijing. The refrigerator, [...]
Fri, Apr 28, 2017
Source: China Development Brief
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The parents of quadruplet sons and a daughter found themselves mired in controversy this week after prioritizing their sons on a home improvement show, giving their daughter only a makeshift [...]
Fri, Apr 28, 2017
Source: China Development Brief
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Papi Jiang posing in front of her Sina Weibo account name, papitube. Online celebrated figure Papi Jiang, whose real name is Jiang Yilei, rose to fame on Chinese social media over [...]
Wed, Apr 26, 2017
Source: China Development Brief
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Ma Huateng and Ma Yun, the top two largest donors in China over the past six years. This week the “China billion yuan donors and strategic philanthropy development report” was released, [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
Source: China Development Brief
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Statistics on charitable foundations in China were announced recently at a public funds forum jointly held by Tsinghua University's Anti-Corruption and Governance Research Center and the China Foundation Center. Among [...]
Mon, Apr 24, 2017
Source: China Development Brief
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On April 20, the “The Preparation Meeting for the 24th Asia-Pacific Joint Regional Social Work Conference ” was convened in Shenzhen. The Conference is to be held on September 26-29, [...]
Mon, Apr 24, 2017
Source: China Development Brief

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