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Helena Legarda Herranz

A Nation on Holiday

A Nation on Holiday

(Image: China Daily) Every year, National Day on October 1 marks the beginning of a week-long holiday for people across China. Often called the Golden Week holiday, this is the time when people visit other cities and when those who are living away…
Is China Going Green?

Is China Going Green?

(Pic: Xinhua News Agency) On July 19th Zhou Shengxian, Chinese Minister of Environment Protection, and Janez Potočnik, European Commissioner for the Environment, met in Beijing for the EU-China Environmental Policy Dialogue. At this largely unpublicised meeting the ministers agreed on…