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China is witnessing an exponential growth in carbon reduction effort and interest in ESG and sustainable investments. Caixin will bring you a timely update with insights on what is happening in the world’s second-largest economy on climate change, impact investing, green finance and more.

Key Questions Facing China’s Carbon Ambitions

Meeting the nation’s 2030/2060 goals for reducing carbon emissions will require a solid foundation of data, measurement and analysis so that there is a clear, quantifiable target, former central bank governor Zhou Xiaochuan says.

11 28, 2022 17:26 PM

China Green Bulletin: How China’s ESG Policy Is Progressing

COP27 closes with a breakthrough funding agreement, China’s Sinopec signs 27-year LNG deal with Qatar

11 24, 2022 10:04 AM

CX Daily: Why China’s Index Fund Boom Has Been a Bust for Investors

The Chinese and U.S. defense ministers agree to keep lines of communication open

11 23, 2022 20:09 PM

Ex-Central Bank Chief Dismisses Concerns of Multinationals’ ‘Greenwashing’

Zhou Xiaochuan says there’s no need to worry about big firms buying cheap carbon credits as global prices will eventually level off, preventing them from shirking their commitments

11 19, 2022 17:16 PM

Caixin Summit: Former Vice Minister Calls For Global Sustainability Disclosure Standards

Zhu Guangyao said rules will be ‘an important basis …for rating by global investors and rating agencies’

11 19, 2022 10:30 AM

Weekend Long Read: How China’s ESG Policy Is Progressing

The Chinese market still enjoys considerable room for growth, and top-down policies remain the most important force driving development of the sector

11 18, 2022 21:45 PM

Gallery: Global Solutions Discussed at Caixin Summit

The second day of the 13th Caixin Summit Dialogue saw panel sessions kickoff in Singapore, with guests including China Vanke founder Wang Shi and Singapore Senior Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam. The guests shared insights related to multilateralism, climate change and carbon neutrality. Friday’s summit also played an APEC session in its Beijing venue, which was hosted by Caixin Media Publisher Hu Shuli and featured government and business leaders, including Chile’s President Gabriel Boric

11 18, 2022 21:31 PM

Caixin Summit: Overconfidence About Renewables Contributed to China’s Power Crunch Last Year, Ex-PBOC Chief Says

The country’s energy supply ‘was more vulnerable than we had imagined,’ Zhou tells forum

11 18, 2022 20:55 PM

China Green Bulletin: Envoy Urges Developed Countries to Meet Their Climate Obligations

Ministry lays out nonferrous metals industry’s path to carbon peak, state clearing house sets standards for green bond market

11 15, 2022 20:40 PM

State Clearing House Sets Standards for China’s $200 Billion Green Bond Market

The new system offers instructions on disclosing information about projects and their environmental benefits

11 11, 2022 18:07 PM

China Green Bulletin: Chinese, U.S. Climate Envoys Meet at COP27

Xie Zhenhua emphasizes at the annual global meeting that the door is always open on the Chinese side for a joint effort to promote a climate agenda

11 11, 2022 05:27 AM

China Outlines Carbon Peaking Roadmap for Building Materials

Industry accounting for 13.2% of China’s carbon dioxide emissions is the first with a specific plan for meeting climate goals

11 08, 2022 17:35 PM

Opinion: It’s Time to Get Serious About Climate Adaptation

For years warnings have focused on future disasters, but climate change is no longer a far-off threat. It’s here, affecting lives and livelihoods, writes WEF managing director

11 07, 2022 16:59 PM

China Starts COP27 With Call for Climate Aid to Poorer Nations

Rich countries remain wary of opening a door that could lead to unlimited financial claims

11 02, 2022 16:54 PM

Singapore and China Reach 19 Deals, Boosting Ties in Green Financing, Digitalization

Vice Premier Han Zheng, who led the Chinese delegation, is the most senior leader from China to visit the city-state since the pandemic began

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