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US calls for worldwide transparency on measures for combating climate change

The US climate change representative said Wednesday that all countries must adopt transparency and accept external reviews of their greenhouse emissions, leaving note that global cooperation is very important to ensure that the worldwide campaign for carbon intensity reduction is heading to the right direction.

Chinese consultancy group urges Beijing for a flexible Yuan

The State Information Centre, a powerful government think-tank, has called on the Chinese government to consider a more flexible exchange rate in order to eliminate worldwide pressure for a stable currency and discourage the entry of speculative funds on China’s economy, which could encounter a slow down by the year’s second quarter.

BHP faces accusations on water pollution in US mines

A US-based environmentalist group has filed charges against Broken Hill Propreity (BHP) Billiton, stating that the company's Mexico operations have polluted its groundwater flowing into the neighboring areas.