China adopts law on vehicle tax
Updated: 2011-02-25 15:53
BEIJING - China's top legislature Friday voted to adopt a law on vehicle and vessel taxation, which is aimed at standardizing taxation and promoting environmental awareness and energy efficiency.
China's 199 million vehicles are currently subject only to a regulation on vehicle and vessel tax that took effect in 2007.
A massive 8.8 magnitude quake hit the northeast coast of Japan on March 11,2011.
Lawmakers and political advisers gather in Beijing to discuss major issues.
A massive earthquake hit Japan hard, leaving thousands dead.