31.Environment no small matter
A special inspection by the central government from Feb 12 to March 3 found that Qilian Mountain National Nature Reserve in Gansu province had failed to resolve its long-existing pollution problems and environmental degradation despite being ordered to rectify the problems. Mining and exploitat...
32.Li Ganjie presides over the ministerial executive meeting
Chinese report by Du Xuanyi, CENEWS
Minister Li Ganjie chaired the ministerial executive meeting in Beijing on Jul. 20 to convey the guidelines of the National Working Conference on Finance and the sixth National Working Conference on Partner Assistance to Xinjiang, considered and adopted i...
33.Seven line ministries launch the “Green Shield 2017” thematic inspection over ...
Recently, the MEP, MLR, MWR, MOA, SFA, CAS, and SOA jointly printed and distributed the Circular on the Collaborative Thematic Inspection over National Nature Reserves-“Green Shield 2017”, announcing the decision to conduct the thematic inspection from July through December this year.
34.Calendar in May 2017
On May 3, MEP organized the second training seminar in Beijing on the strict air pollution inspection in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region and surrounding areas. Minister Chen Jining paid a visit to the trainees and put forward requirements for the inspection.
On May 4, MEP adopted two natio...
35.MEP and NDRC hold a video conference on implementing the guidance on ecological ...
MEP and NDRC held a video conference in Beijing on Tuesday to convey the guidelines of the important instructions of Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli and make mobilizations and arrangements for implementing Some Opinions on Delineating and Strictly Observing the Ecological Conservation Red Lines (herei...
36.China punishes officials over environmental violations in Qilian Mountains
BEIJING, July 20 (Xinhua) -- China has decided to punish senior officials in northwest China's Gansu Province over environmental violations in the Qilian Mountains national nature reserve, an official document announced Thursday.
An inspection team has found various irregularities in the ar...
37.Li Ganjie takes a field trip to check the ongoing strict inspection on air pollu...
On Jun. 16, Secretary of the Leading Party Members’ Group and Minister Li Ganjie took a field trip to Tangshan Municipality of Hebei Province, Baodi District of Tianjin, and Tongzhou District of Beijing, to check the ongoing strict inspection campaign launched by the Ministry to fight the air ...
38.China finds wrongdoings in imported waste processing firms
BEIJING, July 16 (Xinhua) -- Inspectors sent by China's Ministry of Environmental Protection have found environmental violations by imported waste processing firms, the ministry said Sunday.
As of Thursday, irregularities were found in 590 companies nationwide, or 66 percent of the total fi...
39.Environmental inspectors expose pollution problems
China's environmental inspectors found that nearly two-thirds of the more than 32,000 enterprises they checked have violated environmental rules.
The findings came after three months of inspections across 28 cities in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region and other nearby areas, which resulted i...
By WANG XIAODONG
With a rapidly increasing middle class and more importance given to environmental protection in China, organic food has became increasingly popular in the country in recent years, and authorities are taking the strictest supervisory measures to ensure the sector's healthy d...