China Maritime Trial
A mediation center has helped solve disputes involving people from Myanmar since it was built in Ruili People's Court, Yunnan province, in 2016.
Zhou Qiang, China's chief justice, on June 13 called for a modern litigation service system that is efficient, smart, precise, interactive and convenient for dispute resolution.
The Supreme People's Court (SPC) has urged courts at various levels to further advance alternative dispute resolution mechanisms such as mediations.
China's Supreme People's Court has pledged to push forward full coverage of online case filing services this year to better enable cross-regional case filing.
China's top court launched pilot programs on individual bankruptcy that will be conducted in the next five years as the country's legal basis to build the personal bankruptcy system.
Governments at provincial and city levels and their subordinate departments have been given the authority to sue polluters for damaging the environment.
China's chief justice on June 5 stressed providing powerful judicial services for the coordinated development of the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region, and the building of the Xiongan New Area.