China's economy and GDP numbers have been the envy of the rest of the world for many years, but not without a serious cost. Economic losses resulting from environmental pollution in 2010 alone is estimated to have reached up to RMB 1.1 trillion, accounting for 2.5% of GDP in 2010.
Some of the best news for biodiversity in 2020? Washington D.C — In an encouraging move with the potential to create transformative market change, China recently amended its Forest Law to include a nationwide ban on buying, transporting, and/or processing illegally sourced timber, as well as an added focus on traceability.. As the world’s largest timber importer and major processing hub ...
China's economy is the fastest growing in the world. Today half the world's cranes are in China preparing the country for the 2008 Olympics. Australia is riding high on the resources boom, with ...
While speculation seems to be out of control at an entrepreneurial level, the vast tracts of empty housing now being constructed may have an even deeper import, one having to do with the UN's sweeping, global mandate, Agenda 21. Perhaps they are thus part of an urban planning policy of a magnitude unseen in human history.
The goal of strengthening global competencies of students, faculty, and staff at Iowa State University in understanding the entrepreneurship that is used in China's food and agriculture was accomplished through the incorporation of lessons through pre-travel research and the travel experience into classroom teaching.
Incorporation process now far easier for companies and entrepreneurs. According to the State Administration for Industry and Commerce, the new simplified process is expected to reduce the average time spent procuring the business licence, organisation code certificate and tax registration certificate from one month to 5-10 working days.
/VCG PhotoThe establishment of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) and the New Development Bank (NDB) as multilateral financial platforms does not only mobilize resources for development projects, but more significantly raise China's image as a responsible global leader.Economic slowdown is far less a worry for China considering ...
India skips China's Silk Road summit, warns of 'unsustainable' debt. ... @AMARENDRA that's because those countries lack in demand and entrepreneurial spirit. ... They seek either the resources or ...
One of China's top power sector bosses has said that China's interest in Pakistan is focused on sustainable development — not profit, Xinhua News Agency reported on Tuesday.