Alle Einträge vom 22.8.2006

Einstein’s Man in Beijing: A Rebel With a Cause

Tuesday, 22.8.2006

Dennis Overbye über den Physiker und Dissidenten Xu Liangying. Quelle: NYT.


Safeguard energy security through cooperation

Tuesday, 22.8.2006

“… They drum for ‘energy threat’ theory. It seems that they are the only eligible countries to consume energy on the earth …” Kommentar von Liu Jianfei (People’s Daily Online).


He’s kept us from having grandchildren for long enough

Tuesday, 22.8.2006

Matchmaking Chinese Parents Seek Spouses in Parks Quelle: NYT/ Reuters.


China to Open New Flight Routes

Tuesday, 22.8.2006

“… The report cited Gunther Matschnigg, the International Air Transport Association’s chief of safety and operations, as saying air traffic in China is expected to grow at least 50 percent by 2008, and an additional 15 percent during the Olympic games …”  Quelle: NYT/ AP.


Kein Glück durch Fu-lu-shou

Tuesday, 22.8.2006

At least 50 people have been diagnosed with meningitis after eating raw or half-cooked snails in Beijing restaurants Quelle: BBC.