China 13th Five-Year Plan includes provisions that make environmental stewardship an integral component of the nation's economic development strategy, said speakers said at a United Nations forum of Wednesday.
Since its first coming to the US in 1988 as a trade company, Sinopec's US operation has developed considerably in 28 years. Now there are eight subsidiaries doing business from upstream to downstream.
Republican front-runner Donald Trump easily won New York state's presidential nominating contest on Tuesday, moving closer to capturing enough delegates to win the nomination and avoid a contested convention in July.
The decision by a judge that enables former New York police officer Peter Liang to avoid jail time after fatally shooting to death an unarmed black man will probably further intensify the debate over race, the criminal justice system and the police.
US Democratic and Republican candidates engaged in a final frenzy of campaigning on Monday, one day before New York state voters render their verdict and potentially bring some order to the chaotic 2016 presidential race.