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HANGZHOU, July 1, Xinhua - A Chinese chemical company in east China's Zhejiang Province has been fined 20 million yuan (3.25 million U.S. dollars) for illegally discharging waste water and polluting the environment, local authorities said on Tuesday.

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WASHINGTON, June 23, Xinhua - Government policies that improve energy efficiency, waste management and public transport could increase global economic output by trillions of U.S. dollars a year, a World Bank report showed on Monday.

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NAIROBI, June 24, Xinhua - The UN Environment Program (UNEP) on Tuesday urged world governments to put in place incentives to encourage cash flow in order to finance the green economy.

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SHENYANG, March 3,Xinhua - Chinese restaurants are being urged to take names of exotic animals off their menus in a campaign launched on Monday in northeast China's Liaoning Province to mark the first World Wildlife Day.

The United Nations's World Wildlife Day is designed to highlight the value and contribution of wild animals and plants.

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KENYA, Feb.2, Xinhua - In 2012, Kenya lost 384 elephants and 19 rhinos to poaching. Sadly, the actual numbers of deaths are probably higher as many of the killings go unreported. On Jan. 22, 2013, Kenyans march on a street to protest against poaching of elephants and rhinos, in Nairobi, Kenya.

 

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Kenyans march on a street to protest against poaching of elephants and rhinos, in Nairobi, Kenya, Jan. 22, 2013. (Xinhua/Xiao Zhengqiang)

 

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