Authorities have paid more attention to the effect and
quality of forestation, with high technologies employed to save rainwater, improve soil quality and ensure the survival rate of the trees.
A work plan issued by the bureau also put forward specific measures
to enhance efforts in bio-diversity, forest quality, soil quality, education about nature and water-saving.
China’s civil servant law, newly revised in December 2018, took effect Saturday.
The revised law clarifies systems of civil servant promotion and a
ssessment, and includes statutes to improve rewards and benefits such as pension schemes.
It also tightens supervision over civil servants, keeping its statute
s in line with the supervision law and disciplinary rules of the Communist Party of China.
The revised law bans civil servants from working as leaders of industry regulators or administrat
ive departments in charge of supervising businesses run by their spouses, children or in-laws.