HK, Guangdong cooperate against air pollution


Updated Thu, 02 Dec 2004 00:00:00 GMT

Guangdong Province and the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region are  cooperate to reduce regional emissions.

"Since air pollution control started earlier in Hong Kong, we are often able to share our experience with the Chinese mainland authorities responsible for environmental protection in our cooperation," she told a Legislative Council meeting.

    Also training of environmental protection staff in the mainlandhas been conducted through the cooperation, she added.

    Guangdong and Hong Kong have also run workshops on controlling air pollution caused by motor vehicles to allow provincial and municipal authorities in the Pearl River Delta and relevant authorities in Hong Kong to share experience with a view to further enhancing the measures to reduce motor vehicle emissions in the region.