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  1. Greens may cancel plan to sue dams watchdog

    Posted Jul 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Environmental Protection Administration after they received 'a positive response' over their requests. In a letter dated June 18, the activists threatened that they would take Sepa to court ... 'But we can see that Sepa is willing to co-operate with environmental activists in their campaign to protect the Nu River.' Despite Premier Wen Jiabao's order to halt the project ...

  2. Guangdong waters still filthy

    Posted Mar 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... environmental watchdog said yesterday. Chen Guangrong, deputy chief of Guangdong's environmental protection department, told a press conference on the state of the province's environment ... 'The river estuaries mentioned have been consistently worse than class five for five years,' she said. 'If environmental protection regulation has been effectively implemented, ...

  3. Results diary

    Posted Apr 12th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lei Shing Hong, Lerado Group, Ocean Grand, Sewco International, Shanghai Zendai Property, Tianjin Capital Environmental Protection, Tomson Group, Vodatel Networks, Wing Shan International, Yue ...

  4. Letters

    Posted Apr 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and Hong Kong, the export of household waste from Hong Kong to the mainland for disposal is not permitted. That said, the Hong Kong Environmental Protection Department has been exploring the possibilities for cross-boundary recycling of reusable materials with the Guangdong Environmental Protection Department under the purview of the Hong Kong/Guangdong Environmental Co-operation Agreement. ...

  5. Leadership and the will to act can improve our environment

    Posted May 08th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Shift cars and buses to cleaner hybrid fuels. Turn Asia's 'world city' into a regional leader for environmental protection. Imagine the possibility of becoming known globally ... I am a long-time Hong Kong resident with an intense interest in protecting the environment. I have watched for years as local residents and the media complain about the deteriorating ...

  6. China as a Leader of the World Economy

    Posted Jan 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... disparity, rural poverty, health care and environmental protection- but concludes that they will not block the country's rise. 'Education and health care problems require simple changes in economic policies that can be easily achieved if the central government is willing,' he writes. 'Corruption and violation of environmental protection laws are political problems ...

  7. Blue-sky thinking could be the Games' best legacy

    Posted Aug 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Environmental protection and the concept of a green Olympics were among those that would be good for the future development of the nation and efforts to create a better life for the Chinese people. ... across the nation of the importance of environmental protection. Given the largely ineffectual efforts China has made to contain pollution, significant progress in protecting and restoring ...

  8. Rush to development demands transparency

    Posted Feb 27th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... next month is due to consider a proposal to merge the State Environmental Protection Administration into a super ministry to focus on the environment. This would be a step towards better ... and environmental costs of harnessing the mainland's great rivers to power more development- the subject of a series of reports we continue publishing today and tomorrow. Xiaoshaba, a rural village ...

  9. Real doubts over an artificial beach

    Posted Jan 08th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kong Wildlife Forum, a Chinese-language online environmental group, disputes the assessment by the Environmental Protection Department that the impact of construction, and wildlife use ... in Ting Kok- the fourth-largest mangrove stand in Hong Kong- and a conservation area in Tai Mei Tuk. The findings of a favourable environmental impact assessment are due to be considered ...

  10. Plan to save Qinghai Lake launched

    Posted May 27th 2008, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao in Beijing An ambitious campaign has been launched to reverse environmental degradation around the mainland's largest inland saltwater lake within 10 years. The central-government-funded programme of environmental protection and rehabilitation around Qinghai Lake, on the vast Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, was also aimed at protecting the Himalayan region, Xinhua reported. ...




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