Alle Einträge vom 31.7.2006

Bergtempel am Hengshan (Provinz Shanxi)

Monday, 31.7.2006

Foto: Shen Yun, Ende Juli 2006


French Culture Year opens in Beijing

Monday, 31.7.2006

Quelle: People’s Daily Online.


Soaring temperatures: China’s Sock City faces a chilly future

Monday, 31.7.2006

“As soaring temperatures render my 87 pairs redundant, China’s Sock City faces a chilly future … the dynamism of Shenzhou, otherwise known as Tie City, not to mention Shirt City, Shawl City and (rather further south) the underwear hub we may possibly call Pants City, just west of Bra County. All these, and more, are part of China’s miracle. They are ‘lump economies’, places of critical mass …” Glosse von Peter Preston (The Guardian).


Urbanisierung

Monday, 31.7.2006

“Up to 300 million Chinese farmers will move into cities over the next 20 years, said a report released by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) … The report, carried out by Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, predicted that, by 2010, there will be about 125 cities in China with a population of over one million. Fifty cities will have a population in excess of two million …” Quelle: People’s Daily Online.


Lenovo Aims to Calm Fears Over Security

Monday, 31.7.2006

“… We’re confident all our Lenovo computers don’t possess any backdoor surveillance equipment, spy chips or the like …” Quelle: NYT.