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BAQ2018 Conference statement
Posted : December 3, 2018

Today marks the conclusion of our 10th Better Air Quality Conference. The theme of this year’s gathering, “Regional Action, Global Impact”, highlights innovation and progressive air quality solutions that will help shape more sustainable future development in Asia and beyond. With the increasingly grim climate change scenarios we now face, it is critical that we… . . Read More


The Beijing Municipal Environmental Protection Bureau and its staff win the 2018 Kong Ha Award
Posted : November 16, 2018

In recognition of the efforts and impact of two decades of progressive air pollution control measures in China’s capital, the Beijing Municipal Environmental Protection Bureau and its staff are the recipients of the 2018 Kong Ha Award for Excellence in Air Quality Management. The Kong Ha Award for Excellence in Air Quality Management was launched… . . Read More


Report Reveals China’s Key to Cleaner Air and Economic Growth
Posted : November 15, 2018

Clean Air Asia’s “Breakthroughs – China’s Path to Clean Air 2013-2017” report found that China’s air pollution control policies had achieved large-scale air quality improvements in more than 300 Chinese cities in the past five years while its economy continued to steadily grow. The report – released at the 10th Better Air Quality Conference in… . . Read More


The need for commitment and unity emphasized at the launch of the 10th BAQ Conference in Kuching
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Clean Air Asia’s 10th Better Air Quality Conference – Asia’s largest air quality event – kicked off in Kuching, Malaysia, on Wednesday, November 14, with a timely reminder of the need for countries throughout the region to work together to address the critical issue of air pollution. The BAQ conference, running from November 14-16 and… . . Read More


Harmonization of vehicle emission standards vital for ASEAN countries
Posted : November 14, 2018

November 14, 2018 The harmonization of vehicle emission standards is a vital step forward in addressing air pollution in the ASEAN region. Speaking at a press conference during the “Second APEC Workshop on Policy Dialogue on Fuel Economy Platform” at the 10th Better Air Quality Conference in Kuching, Malaysia, on November 13, Malaysian Automotive Institute… . . Read More