Dec. 6 – Faced with the threat of a significant power shortage this coming winter, China has announced an increase in its electricity prices for the first time in six months. The move – which aims at boosting power generation during peak season – will likely reduce the losses power plants have been suffering, but […]
In a move to increase the number of green vehicles on the country’s roads, China is urging new-energy car promotions in 25 major cities. The new regulatory call will likely provide a boost to the green automobile market after the country saw an overall deceleration in car sales partly due to last month’s issuing of a tightened subsidy policy for fuel-efficient car models.
By Vivian Ni Nov. 10 – China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) is investigating China Telecom and China Unicom – two of the country’s major telecommunications operators – over suspected monopoly in the broadband internet market. The government’s unusual anti-monopoly probe into its state-owned enterprises may lead to support for bringing in more effective […]
Shenzhen has introduced measures that permit e-commerce companies to register without establishing an address and meeting capital requirements.
Sept. 28 – In an attempt to boost Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) projects and to ensure the healthy development of the CDM market in China, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) and other departments on August 3, 2011 jointly issued the revised “Administrative Measures for the Operation of Clean Development Mechanism Projects (‘the Measures’)” […]