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RPT-China to cut coal from new green bond standards - sources

Mar 21 2019

* Central bank to issue revised green bond standards this month

China to cut coal from new green bond standards: sources

Mar 21 2019

SHANGHAI Chinese regulators are close to releasing new "green bond" standards that would exclude polluting fossil fuel projects from corporate financing channels designed to lift environmental standards, people familiar with the matter told Reuters.

China's regions seek support as environmental compliance costs hit

Mar 18 2019

SHANGHAI China's cash-strapped regions are lobbying Beijing to loosen its purse strings to help fight pollution, saying they don't have the funds to meet state policies aimed at fixing the damage done by decades of unrestricted development.

China lawmakers urge freeing up family planning as birth rates plunge

Mar 13 2019

SHANGHAI Delegates to China's parliament are urging the overhaul or even scrapping of controversial family planning rules and say radical steps are needed to "liberate fertility" and reverse a decline in births and a rapidly shrinking workforce. | Video

Tesla blames misprinted label for China customs hiccup

Mar 05 2019

BENGALURU/SHANGHAI Tesla Inc said on Tuesday that China's customs authorities have accepted the electric carmaker's plan to resolve problems with the clearance of its Model 3 sedans that centered around misprinting of labels.

Pollution soars in Northern China in February: official data

Mar 05 2019

SHANGHAI Air pollution in 39 smog-prone northern Chinese cities soared in February, making it increasingly unlikely they will meet their annual winter air quality targets, Reuters analysis of official data showed.

Northern China pollution soars in February -official data

Mar 04 2019

SHANGHAI, March 5 Air pollution in 39 smog-prone northern Chinese cities soared in February, making it increasingly unlikely they will meet their annual winter air quality targets, Reuters analysis of official data showed.

Northern China pollution up 16 percent in January

Feb 12 2019

SHANGHAI Air pollution in 39 major northern Chinese cities rose 16 percent on the year in January, official data showed, with surging industrial activity making it increasingly unlikely they will meet their winter emissions targets.

Northern China pollution up by 16 percent in January: data

Feb 11 2019

SHANGHAI Air pollution in 39 major northern Chinese cities rose 16 percent on the year in January, official data showed, with surging industrial activity making it increasingly unlikely they will meet their winter emissions targets.

Northern China pollution up by 16 pct in January -data

Feb 11 2019

SHANGHAI, Feb 12 Air pollution in 39 major northern Chinese cities rose 16 percent on the year in January, official data showed, with surging industrial activity making it increasingly unlikely they will meet their winter emissions targets.

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