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Ministry of Ecology and Environment (MEE) and China Development Bank (CDB) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on January 6, to continue supporting ecological and environmental protection projects in the country in the next five years, as reported by Sina on the next day....

China’s Ministry of Ecology and Environment (MEE) has published a guideline to step up supervision on ecological protection in the country, as reported by Chinanews.com on January 4. According to the guideline, the country targets to establish the foundations for a national biodiversity monitoring network...

Company Introduction Founded in 2011, Contemporary Amperex Technology (CATL) [300750:CH] now is one of the world’s leading companies for manufacturing lithium-ion batteries. The firm mainly focuses on R&D, production, and sales of batteries and energy storage systems for new energy vehicles (NEVs). CATL has major advantages...

CBIRC and PBoC recently formed guidelines for commercial banks to conduct individual deposits businesses via the internet, and will publish related information to the public afterward, according to a CBIRC official, as reported by Caixin on December 31. The official indicated that CBIRC will support...

After an employee died, Shanghai’s labor protection department started investigation into Pinduoduo’s [PDD:US] working conditions, as reported by Shanghai Daily on January 4. On January 3, an inside source disclosed that a 22-year-old female employee of Pinduoduo died suddenly on her way home from work...

Sinopharm’s inactivated vaccine is China’s first domestic COVID-19 vaccine On the last day of 2020, the Joint Prevention and Control Mechanism of State Council announced that China National Pharmaceutical Group’s (AKA Sinopharm) inactivated COVID-19 vaccine obtained conditional marketing approval, a fast-tracked authorization process for treatments that...

China’s manufacturing industry, which involves multiple segments such as equipment, automobile, steel, etc, plays a vital role in the country’s economic development. Though the industry’s share in the nation’s GDP declined in recent years while that of the service sector has continued to rise, the...

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