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On September 7, the 13th National People’s Congress Standing Committee (NPCSC), China’s constitutional authority, released its...
US President Barack Obama concluded a constructive three-day visit to China earlier today with announcements of new bilateral...
Chinese President Xi Jinping announced in mid-June that officials in his administration will push forward an “energy revolution...
China’s recent push to address its environmental concerns—in particular its rampant air pollution—has brought to the forefront...
Amid a slowdown in China’s economy and tension between the United States and China on a variety of issues, US and Chinese...
As the US government prepares for upcoming negotiations at the Strategic and Economic Dialogue (S&ED) in early July,...
Speaking at this year’s meeting of the National People’s Congress, Premier Li Keqiang urged Chinese policymakers to “declare...
The US-China Business Council (USCBC) will recommend solutions to foreign investment, intellectual property, and administrative...
Bilateral engagement between the United States and China has begun to ramp up, with the US-China Business Council (USCBC)...
US and Chinese senior government officials announced movement on key business issues during this year’s plenary session of the...
Accelerating the adoption of vehicle emission standards and promoting natural gas development were among key commitments agreed...
Recent severe smog incidents in northeast China have cast the country’s environmental problems back into the spotlight. In...
US officials continued to push for the lowering of trade and investment barriers into China at the Joint Commission on Commerce...
Chinese officials have come under increasing public pressure to reduce air pollution since January, when 19 days of “hazardous...
To prepare for the fifth round of the US-China Strategic Economic Dialogue (SED), which is scheduled to be held in Beijing in...
The National Energy Administration (NEA), the PRC's new energy regulator under the National Development and Reform Commission (...
The fourth session of the US-China Strategic Economic Dialogue (SED) concluded today with the two sides launching investment...
The newly established Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP) and General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection...
US Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson met with China's top leadership and his new counterpart for the Strategic Economic Dialogue...
The PRC National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) recently released China's 11th Five-Year Plan (FYP, 2006-10) on...
The PRC National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) and State Environmental Protection Administration (SEPA) recently...
US-China exchanges on environmental issues US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) officials in late September met with their...
The Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPC) recently reviewed two environmental laws: the draft Circular...
In a move to strengthen environmental protection, China recently adopted new guidelines to create financial incentives for...
Following the release of plans to address energy development and climate change, the State Council recently issued a related...