Reports: China to ban new coal mines until at least 2019

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State media says China will close over 1,000 existing mines this year, as Delhi embarks on two week scheme to reduce the number of cars on the road

China has announced it will "in principle" block any new proposed coal mines until at least 2019, while output at existing operations will continue to be cut during 2016. The move, which according to...

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