The newest 200 State-level drug inspectors were sworn in at a work conference held by the top drug authority on Dec 29, bringing the total number of inspectors within the force to 649.
China will adopt one of the world's strictest standards on vehicle exhaust emissions to further control air pollution, which will be conducted in two phases.
China will focus on improving product quality and core competitiveness in 2017 as part of the efforts to shore up the real economy, according to a statement released on Dec 16.
CCIC's main mission is to ensure that standards set by the Chinese government for various products and materials are met and the safety, health, and quality issues are addressed.
The State Council recently issued a guideline on green-product labeling. According to the document, a uniform system on the standards will be established by 2020.
China's Certification and Accreditation Administration recently published an online platform to examine PDF versions of certificates and reports related to tests and inspections.