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China bans sand mining on Yangtze river over droughts, floods

China bans sand mining on Yangtze river

(ATF) China has launched a crackdown on illegal sand mining operations on the Yangtze river, which have made large parts of central China more vulnerable to volatile weather.Excessive operations on the Yangtze, which provides water for a third of the Chinese population, is believed to be responsible for the abnormally …

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China construction machinery maker XCMG agrees to NEV venture

China construction machinery maker XCMG agrees to NEV venture

(ATF) One of China's biggest construction machinery manufacturers said it has agreed to invest in a 5.5 billion yuan ($843 million) new energy vehicle (NEV) project in the eastern Chinese city of Xuzhou.Xuzhou Construction Machinery Group (XCMG) said the project would focus on research, development, production and sales of NEVs, …

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