Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

China Deposits Acceptance Document of Doha Amendment to Kyoto Protocol  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Qatar News Agency - 03/06/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) W york june 03 (qna) - china's deputy permanent representative to the united nations wang min deposited a document of china's acceptance of the doha amendment to the kyoto protocol with un secretary-general ban ki-moon.



the amendment literally known as "instrument of acceptance of the doha amendment to the kyoto protocol" and believed to be a result of hard negotiations maintains the principles of the united nations framework convention on climate change especially the principles of common but differentiated responsibilities equity and respective capabilities and follows the emission reduction model of the kyoto protocol and ensures there is no gap in law between the first and second commitment periods according to a chinese diplomatic source.



china hopes that developed countries accept the doha amendment as soon as possible to ensure its early entry into force. it also attaches great importance to addressing climate change regarding this as an important part of its efforts to promote ecological progress and to build a beautiful country including this in china's national development plan and having conducted a range of adaptation and voluntary mitigation actions said the chinese diplomatic source.



the chinese government has announced a 40 percent to 45 percent reduction of carbon dioxide intensity below 2005 levels by 2020 and is committed to making every effort to achieve this target.

adopted on december 8 2012 in doha qatar the amendment makes arrangements for the second commitment period of the kyoto protocol.



it provides for quantified emission limitation and reduction commitments for annex i parties under the united nations framework convention on climate change with a view to reducing collectively their overall emissions of greenhouse gases by at least 18 percent below 1990 levels in the commitment period from 2013 to 2020. (qna)


 


Qatar News Agency




  MENA News Headlines
 Dec 21 2014 - Romarinho's hat-trick steers Jaish to a winGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Romarinho scored a hat-trick, including two goals in the last ten minutes of the match, as El Jaish beat Umm Salal 3-1 in the Qatar Stars League yesterday.In their last match, ...

 Dec 21 2014 - Qatar- Mirza clinches second stage, Lagab retains yellowGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times)  Defending champion Yousef Mohamed Mirza clinched stage two of the Tour of Al Zubarah with a slick finish at Madinat Al Shamal yesterday.The 26-year-old rider of Team Giant ...

 Dec 21 2014 - Qatar's Carella, Torrente fall short of world title in SharjahGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Alex Carella and Shaun Torrente overcame two yellow flag situations, but fell short of claiming a fourth successive UIM F1 H2O World Championship title for the Qatar Team in ...

 Dec 21 2014 - Tevez gives thumbs up to Qatar hosting World CupGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) The big boys have landed and the excitement is growing among the football fans in Doha, as the date for the Supercoppa Italiana or the Italian Super Cup nears.This Monday, the ...

 Dec 21 2014 - Dubai's DP World shareholders approve EZW buyMENAFN
(MENAFN) Dubai's DP World shareholders have approved buying Economic Zones World from its majority shareholder as well as backed the port operator's delisting from the London Stock Exchange, Arabian ...

 Dec 21 2014 - Qatar's public debt declines to 32 percent of GDPMENAFN
(MENAFN) According to a report by Qatar National Bank (QNB), Qatar's public debt registered a decline to 32 percent of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in 2013, The Peninsula Qatar reported.Qatar's ...

 Dec 21 2014 - Antony West clinches pole at Qatar Superbike ChampionshipGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Australian Antony West took the pole position in Race 1 and 2 at the third round of Qatar SuperBike and Losail Asia Road Racing Series at Losail International Circuit. Meshal ...

 Dec 21 2014 - Dubai's Dewa approves USD6.22b budget for 2015MENAFN
(MENAFN) Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) announced it has approved a total budget of USD6.22 billion for 2015, compared with USD5.59 billion for the budget in 2014, with the increase ...

 Dec 21 2014 - Militants demoralised by losses from air strikes: USGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) US officials claim Islamic State extremists have lost their momentum in fighting in Iraq and Syria and have been demoralised by heavy casualties inflicted by American air ...

 Dec 21 2014 - Israel aircraft hit Gaza after rocket strikeGulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Israeli aircraft hit Gaza yesterday for the first time since an August truce ended a 50-day war after a rocket hit the Jewish state, witnesses and the army said. A Palestinian ...

more...


 






Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help