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Environmentalists and citizens alike are questioning the official explanation for the alarmingly high concentrations of sulfur dioxide that have recently plagued Linfen, a city in northern China's Shanxi province.​ Zhang Wenqing, [...]
Fri, Jan 20, 2017
Source: News from China Dialogue
With the change of administration on Friday, speculation on the future of the US Clean Power Plan (CPP) is running high. During the campaign, the President-elect made his views on [...]
Thu, Jan 19, 2017
Source: News from China Dialogue
Xu Zhaoyuan is a senior figure at the industrial economy department in China's State Council Development Research Centre, an agency responsible for policy research. In an interview with chinadialogue he [...]
Wed, Jan 18, 2017
Source: News from China Dialogue
China is creating more jobs in renewable energy than the US
At the pre-meeting press conference of the 2017 World Economic Forum (WEF) at Davos, Professor Klaus Schwab, the founder of this high-profile annual meeting of global political, business and civil [...]
Mon, Jan 16, 2017
Source: News from China Dialogue
China is creating more jobs in renewable energy than the US
At the pre-meeting press conference of the 2017 World Economic Forum (WEF) at Davos, Professor Klaus Schwab, the founder of this high-profile annual meeting of global political, business and civil [...]
Mon, Jan 16, 2017
Source: News from China Dialogue
China is creating more jobs in renewable energy than the US
At the pre-meeting press conference of the 2017 World Economic Forum (WEF) at Davos, Professor Klaus Schwab, the founder of this high-profile annual meeting of global political, business and civil [...]
Mon, Jan 16, 2017
Source: News from China Dialogue
China marked the end of 2016 by announcing that it would halt all commercial trade of domestic ivory in 2017, thereby fulfilling a commitment made in the China-US Strategic and [...]
Wed, Jan 11, 2017
Source: News from China Dialogue
It's possible to think of cities as organisms, their metabolisms at work in places and at times we don't notice. Rarely do we stop and question where our waste goes [...]
Tue, Jan 10, 2017
Source: News from China Dialogue
Last November, Jiangxi, a province in central China on the Yangtze River, unexpectedly announced that an environmental impact assessment was underway for a dam project between Poyang Lake and the [...]
Mon, Jan 09, 2017
Source: News from China Dialogue
Energy demand in China is slowing. This is causing a major headache for the hydropower sector, which has invested heavily in new projects in recent years. The continued construction of [...]
Fri, Jan 06, 2017
Source: News from China Dialogue

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The first six overseas NGOs have received registration certificates for their Shanghai representative offices, and the Shanghai Public Security Bureau held a certificate-awarding ceremony on Tuesday. The six NGOs in question [...]
Fri, Jan 20, 2017
Source: China Development Brief
The total amount of philanthropic donations in China last year reached a historic 3.79 million yuan, while Tencent's Pony Ma was the top donor, according to the 2016 top 100 [...]
Thu, Jan 19, 2017
Source: China Development Brief
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Social organizations should distinguish themselves from commercial companies and seek their own method for distributing dividends, said Taiwan National Chengchi University Professor Chiang Min-Hsiu in an interview with the Chinese [...]
Wed, Jan 18, 2017
Source: China Development Brief
“The hope for education in China does not lie in the developed first-tier cities, but in rural areas. To measure whether a country is powerful enough you have to look [...]
Tue, Jan 17, 2017
Source: China Development Brief
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The “PRC Law on the Management of Activities of Overseas NGOs in Mainland China“ (Overseas NGOs Management Law) has now been in force for two weeks. Even though the Ministry [...]
Mon, Jan 16, 2017
Source: China Development Brief

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