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    Environmental experts say China's new leadership has to tackle pollution

    Posted Apr 21st 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... the country's worst environmental crisis in three decades, will the new government be able to deliver on its promise? While the past experience of Premier Li Keqiang in overseeing environmental issues ... authorities, and take on the mighty state-owned enterprises. As a vice-premier, Li chaired a key national environmental protection working conference late in 2011, at which, for the first time, he ...

  2. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Beijing only 17th most polluted city, ministry says

    Posted Apr 20th 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... Capital dropped down pollution table in March, ministry says, though activist doubts its accuracy; on average, cities had 17 days of severe smog Beijing has a serious air pollution problem, but officially it was not even among the 10 most polluted mainlan ...

  3. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Dust storms and smog revisit the streets of Beijing

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... Few words could better describe the weather in Beijing yesterday than the Chinese idiom "flying sand and rolling pebbles" as the capital city was gripped by its second smog-choked dust storm in less than 10 days. Strong, dry winds struck the cit ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    Revellers in face masks setting off fireworks sparks rethink of ritual

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Sight of revellers in face masks firing off crackers prompts questioning of need for ancient tradition The spectacle of Beijingers wearing face masks as they set off firecrackers in smog-choked streets at the start of the Lunar New Year led many to ask th ...

  5. News - Hong Kong

    Most SCMP readers support HK$1 charge on bottles of beer to help pay for recycling glass

    Posted Jan 16th 2013, 08:30am by Amy Li

    ... An overwhelming number of SCMP readers say they support an extra HK$1 charge to help pay for recycling glass in Hong Kong. As Hong Kong’s environmental officials consider a scheme to charge an extra HK$1 for bottles of beer, wine and spirits to help pay t ...

  6. News - China

    Hu Jintao tells congress that environment must be a priority

    Posted Nov 09th 2012, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... Party chief says green China must be a priority, as critics point to damage done on his watch Communist Party chief Hu Jintao yesterday emphasised the importance of protecting the environment, but some analysts said its increased degradation in the past d ...

  7. Diploma aims to create a 'greener' corporate mentality

    Posted Apr 21st 2007, 12:00am by Andrea Li

    ... Al Gore's award-winning documentary An Inconvenient Truth brought to the fore what green groups have been lamenting for years: our environment is in rapid demise and action needs to be taken before it is too late. Slowly but surely companies across t ...

  8. Pollution of Lake Tai worse despite cleanup campaign

    Posted Apr 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... been earmarked to improve the quality of the water in the lake and its tributaries. Former Jiangsu party secretary Li Yuanchao, who was promoted to head the Communist Party's organisation ...

  9. Environmental groups furious at lake pollution

    Posted Jun 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... to control pollution. During an inspection trip on Thursday, Li Yuanchao, the Communist Party chief of Jiangsu, also blamed local government for attracting widespread attention to an embarrassing ...

  10. Bloom of algae poised to choke Chao Lake

    Posted Jul 10th 2007, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Meanwhile, Jiangsu party secretary Li Yuanchao said it was time to slow down economic growth to curb pollution, which threatened public health and was becoming a key source of social unrest ahead ...




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