Delegates to the National People’s Congress walk through a haze of pollution in Tiananmen Square on Tuesday. Photo: AP

China boosts environmental watchdog’s powers as next step in battle against pollution

Critics warn bureaucratic shake-up is unlikely to be enough to tackle country’s extensive ecological woes

Topic |   China's Two Sessions 2018

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Delegates to the National People’s Congress walk through a haze of pollution in Tiananmen Square on Tuesday. Photo: AP
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