Monthly archives: December, 2018

Lawmakers call for more effective record review of laws, regulations

Chinese legislators called for a more effective record review system to better avoid defects in laws and regulations while hearing a report on the record review Saturday. The report by the legislative work committee of the National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee was delivered at a week-long bimonthly session of the NPC Standing Committee that …

Two solar power bases launched in northwestern China

Two solar power bases in northwest China’s Qinghai Province, with a total installed power generating capacity of 1 GW, were launched and connected to the grid Saturday. Each of the two demonstration bases directly managed by the National Energy Administration in the cities Delingha and Golmud, the Mongolian-Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of Haixi, has a generating …

Lawmakers call for improved laws to enhance marine protection

Chinese lawmakers on Thursday urged improving relevant laws and regulations on marine environmental protection. The suggestion was raised during panel deliberations of an inspection report on the enforcement of the marine environmental protection law, which was submitted on Monday for review at the ongoing bimonthly session of the National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee. Li …

China on the way to becoming a major space power

Yang Yiqiang Photo: Li Qiaoyi/GT Editor’s Note: While commercialization has become a common noun in a world that’s being propelled by business innovation, its usage in the space sector remains something new, which is especially true with China’s space missions. Nonetheless, with the country’s Long March carrier rocket series and an array of space start-ups …

China’s review of laws, regulations “sharp tool” for combating pollution: report

Legislative and administrative authorities’ review of regulatory documents on record this year has been a “sharp tool” for combating pollution, said a report submitted on Monday for review at a bimonthly session of the National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee. A total of 1,029 laws and regulations on ecological and environmental protection have been found …

All 7,139 suggestions by China’s top legislature at 2018 session handled

All 7,139 suggestions submitted by deputies to the 13th National People’s Congress (NPC) during this year’s session in March have been handled, according to the NPC Standing Committee. Replies to all suggestions have been sent to deputies, and 75.8 percent of the suggestions have been solved or will be solved, said Xin Chunying, deputy secretary-general …