China Unveils Plans For Huaihe River Green

Added On November 9, 2018

 China has unveiled a plan to promote the construction of the Huaihe River green economic belt, in a bid to foster regional economic and ecological development.

The plan was issued by the National Development and Reform Commission, and announced on Wednesday.
It maps out the strategic positions and targets of the economic belt.
Under the plan, the economic belt will be developed as a demonstration area for ecological civilization, distinctive industries, a new type of urbanization, and central and eastern regional cooperation.
By 2035, the plan aims to build the economic belt into a beautiful and dynamic area with an improved ecological environment, boosting the local economy and narrowing the gap between urban and rural areas.
Covering 243,000 square kilometers, the Huaihe River green economic belt refers to areas located along the Huaihe River in central and eastern China.