In Pearl River Delta, people breathe easier

2016-01-05 07:58:06

The Pearl River Delta region in Guangdong province has seen improving air quality over the past few years, local authorities said on Sunday.

Capital plans to beat smog by 2030

2016-01-05 07:08:38

Beijing is drafting a long-term plan to improve air quality to the clean level by around 2030, the municipal environmental watchdog said on Monday.

Chimelong to add theme park in Hengqin Island

2016-01-04 21:02:19

Construction of a new ocean park has started in Hengqin Island, a booming tourism and leisure resort area in Zhuhai of Guangdong province.

China could be the top IPO market in 2016: PwC

2016-01-04 20:01:50

The number of initial public offerings (IPO) on the Shanghai and Shenzhen bourses may top the world in 2016, thanks to stock listing reform and the expected launch of a new board.

Internet reaches 80 percent of Tibet's villages

2016-01-04 19:06:35

More than 80 percent of villages in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region have access to the Internet, with the length of optical cable doubled over the past five years.

Beijing PM2.5 density exceeds national level

2016-01-04 18:45:57

Despite Beijing's attempts to limit air pollution, the average PM2.5 reading stood at 80.6 micrograms per cubic meter, 1.3 times more than the national standard.

Wildlife species face extinction in Xinjiang

2016-01-04 18:35:25

Many types of wildlife, including mustang and saiga, are facing extinction in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.

Snow brings fun to Xinjiang village

2016-01-04 18:35:05

Nearly 1 meter thick of snow fall in a Xinjiang village over the past weeks, making trouble, but also bringing fun to locals and tourists.

Picutre review of Beijing's sky in 2015

2016-01-04 09:47:48

Over 300 contrast photos taken each day in 2015 in Beijing by the China Meteorological Bureau are put together on December 31st, 2015 to review the environment in the capital city for the past year.

Trees don't worsen smog, officials say

2016-01-04 07:55:25

National forestry and weather authorities dismissed rumors that rows of trees planted as windbreaks and to block blowing sand have worsened air pollution in northern China by slowing air movement.

Regions to tackle pollution

2016-01-04 07:55:25

Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei province will work together to address water pollution through the construction of a unified water monitoring network by the end of 2017.

Clear evidence of gender bias found in academia

2016-01-04 07:54:58

Unequal treatment of male and female scholars has been discovered in an online survey by a group of Chinese professors.