41.Tackling the heavy air pollution problem
Editor's note: With the environment being one of most important issues on the agenda at the ongoing annual sessions of the National People's Congress, China's top legislature, and the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference National Committee, the country's top political advisory bod...
42.Chen Jining responds to the FAQs at the press conference for the fifth session o...
A press conference is held on the sidelines of the fifth session of the 12th NPC at the Beijing Media Center on Mar. 9. Minister Chen Jining answers the questions raised by the Chinese and international news presses about “strengthening the ecological environment conservation”. (Photo by Wang...
43.Chen Jining receives an interview in the minister’s passage
On the afternoon of Mar. 8, Minister Chen Jining received an interview in the minister’s passage about the ongoing thematic inspection on the air quality in the first quarter.
Chen said that there has been frequent heavy air pollution since the start of the winter, and we have been facing ...
44.China on right path for addressing air pollution: minister
China is heading into the right direction for tackling air pollution, as proved by the improvement of air quality over the past few years, Minister of Environmental Protection Chen Jining said Thursday.
In the past three years, days of good air quality increased in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei...
45.MEP releases the results of the thematic inspection on air quality...
Eighteen inspection teams tasked with the thematic inspection on air quality in the first quarter of the year continued with the field inspections on the air quality of 18 cities in Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei area and surrounding area between Feb. 21 and 22. The inspection teams focused on the inspe...
46.Li to lawmakers: Time to 'make skies blue again'
By Zheng Jinran
China will take effective steps to strengthen environmental protection - especially in controlling air pollution - in 2017 to markedly reduce major airborne pollutants and "make our skies blue again", Premier Li Keqiang said on Sunday.
Li delivered the Government Work Re...
47.Air quality improved in more cities: MEP
By Zhao Yusha
As most Chinese cities witnessed more days with clean air after a nationwide air pollution control plan was introduced in 2013, environmental experts noted air quality has seen improvement and whether all China's cities can reach the national standard for air quality by the st...
48.Chen Jining chairs a thematic meeting on area-wide ambient air quality trends...
Minister Chen Jining chaired a thematic meeting on the night of Feb. 27 to analyze and estimate the recent air quality trends in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei and adjacent area and make deployments for the next stage.
As forecasted by China National Environmental Monitoring Center together with...
49.Smog density in Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei down 30 pct
The average density of PM 2.5, fine particulate matter that causes smog, in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region dropped by 26.5 micrograms per cubic meter, or 30 percent, from 2013 to 2016, according to satellite data released by the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) Wednesday.
CAS disclosed f...
50.Calendar in Dec. 2016
On Dec. 2, a teleconference was held in Beijing on canvassing and treating informal garbage dumps. MEP Minister Chen Jining and MHURD Minister Chen Zhenggao delivered remarks at the conference. Representatives of the member organizations of the inter-departmental joint meetings, and of the hous...