The government has promised to avoid household shortages, raising reliance on costly LNG imports.
Wildlife experts warn of new threats to endangered species as China expands the market after policy reversal.
Private firms are surrendering control to the state as share prices slide.
Russia's Gazprom is seeking to resume imports from Turkmenistan after a cutoff three years ago.
Symposium highlights the tragic history of ethnic minority that fought on the US side in the Vietnam War
The central government shifts decision-making on factory shutdowns to local authorities.
The government was surprised by the stock plunge after cutting bank reserve rates.
The government may risk breaking the Communist Party's promise to double GDP in a decade.
Recent meetings of the three presidents may break new ground.
Beijing tries to spur private investment while cracking down on suspect projects.
Officials say supplies will be 'tight' as the government expands its anti-smog push.
Regulators try to slow the yuan's slide.
Steel production has sped up despite slowing economic growth.
Traditional Chinese medicine and a growing pet trade in China drive smuggling from across Asia.
ARSA has shown “absolutely no self-awareness of the suffering” they have caused, security analyst argues.
Local lenders have balked at project risks.
Some see hope that a code of conduct between China and ASEAN states could boost cooperation on conservation.
Analysts cite the long-term effect on gas supplies.
The government plans winter factory shutdowns for the second year in a row.
The slide in the yuan's value is the steepest in decades.
Traditions of keeping caged birds and Chinese gourmands drive demand for threatened species, while lax law enforcement hampers consrevation efforts.
The first Russian LNG tankers forge Northern Sea Route.
Experts cast doubts on first-half GDP claims.
Consumption for power production grows at double-digit rate.
Demand from wealthy Chinese for tiger bones, teeth and pelts drive a robust underground trade.
A new supervisory agency cites "severely fabricated" economic figures, raising doubts about GDP claims.
Regulators consider new version of oil and gas restructuring.
Imports may ‘max out’ as pipeline expansion stalls.
Five Asian countries account more than half of the world's plastic waste.
Study warns of pollution, the spread of invasive species, habitat loss, and wildlife mortality from the 70-nation development plan.