An outcry followed reports that residents were forced to burn furniture for heat.
Regulators weigh the consequences of easing exchange rate controls.
The government has promised to avoid household shortages, raising reliance on costly LNG imports.
Wildlife experts warn of new threats to endangered species as China expands the market after policy reversal.
Private firms are surrendering control to the state as share prices slide.
Russia's Gazprom is seeking to resume imports from Turkmenistan after a cutoff three years ago.
Symposium highlights the tragic history of ethnic minority that fought on the US side in the Vietnam War