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  1. News - China Insider - ENVIRONMENT

    Q&A: Endangered wildlife trading at the Myanmar-China border

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 03:03pm by Silvio Carrillo and Patrick Boehler

    ... in Mong La are sourced in the forests and jungles of the surrounding countries and regions: India, Nepal, Thailand, Bangladesh, Tibet, as well as of course Burma and Laos. It is big business, ...

  2. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Only 3 of 74 Chinese cities meet air quality standard

    Posted Mar 08th 2014, 08:27pm by Li Jing

    ... Li Jing jing.li@scmp.com Only three cities to breathe easy in Just three of 74 major cities recorded met national air quality standards throughout last year, a senior environmental official revealed yesterday in Beijing. Only Haikou in Hainan, Lhasa in Tibet and Zhoushan in Zhejiang met new standards. Shenzhen was among the 10 cities with the best air quality. Wu Xiaoqing, ...

  3. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Chengdu hospital opens smog clinic

    Posted Dec 18th 2013, 05:23pm by Associated Press in Beijing

    ... following suit, because I think it’s a way to increase hospitals’ revenues,” Pan said. Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan province, which borders Tibet to the west, has relatively little industry ...

  4. Lifestyle - Books - ENVIRONMENT

    Book review: China's Environmental Challenges by Judith Shapiro

    Posted Nov 18th 2012, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... recently, Ningbo. The saddest stories concern Inner Mongolia and Tibet, where Beijing has confused civil efforts to protect the environment with protests against its rule and plans to colonise both ... to contain the spirit of Tibet, is guarded by 1,500 PLA soldiers. Its dam will provide electricity for Lhasa which is becoming a Han city. The South-North Water Transfer Project, a highly ...

  5. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Beijing only 17th most polluted city, ministry says

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

    ... in Shaanxi and Urumqi in Xinjiang . The cities that recorded the best air quality were Haikou in Hainan , Lhasa in Tibet and Zhoushan in Zhejiang . The ministry, which began issuing monthly air ...

  6. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Air quality in Beijing second worst out of 31 mainland cities

    Posted Apr 12th 2013, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... finished 31st, below Beijing. Haikou, in the southernmost province of Hainan, was said to have the cleanest air last year, followed by Kunming, Yunnan and Lhasa, Tibet. Guangzhou ranked fifth, ...

  7. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    China faces largest ecological deficit ever, WWF report finds

    Posted Dec 13th 2012, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... institutes such as the Chinese Academy of Sciences, only six mainland provinces and regions- Tibet, Qinghai, Xinjiang, Inner Mongolia, Hainan and Yunnan- enjoyed a bio-capacity surplus in 2009. ...

  8. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Gloomy outlook in campaign for mainland pollution laws

    Posted Feb 14th 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... especially in some regions that enjoy cleaner air. For instance, in Qinghai and Tibet, the air quality had always been rated Grade I- the best on the mainland's scale- but the law said reaching ...



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