Edgar Wolf reports on how Huo Daishan, a member of China's budding environmentalist movement, has fought to save the Huai River for decades. And how his efforts are paying off.
China is cleaning up. The country was once the world's biggest hub for recycling electronics. But as it bans trash imports, it may be driving some recyclers out of business.
China's finance minister has said Beijing is fully confident of its capacity to avoid systemic debt risks. The remark came as international organizations including the IMF kept warning of the country's ballooning debt.
Thanks to a constitutional change, Chinese presidents will be able to extend their terms indefinitely. More power means more responsibility, says DW’s Frank Sieren.
A top German court has ruled cities can ban diesel cars on their own. DW looks at several places that have already started implementing similar plans to curb urban air pollution.
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