Alle Einträge vom 30.3.2007

Erster Börsengang aus China in Deutschland

Friday, 30.3.2007

Für den 30. März ist im Börsensegment Open Market der Frankfurter Börse die Einführung der Aktien von Gongyou Machines (ISIN: SG9999002927) geplant. Das Unternehmen wurde 1958 gegründet und ist heute der größte chinesische Hersteller von holzverarbeitenden Maschinen und Elektromotoren. Quelle: FAZ


The case of the murderous physicist

Friday, 30.3.2007

“… 1991 … a young physicist at the University of Iowa named Gang Lu opened fire at a physics department meeting … At the Sundance Film Festival in January, ‘Dark Matter,’ a fictional account inspired by the shootings, won the Alfred P. Sloan Prize for the best feature film dealing with science or technology … James Dickerson, a physicist at Vanderbilt University who leads a committee on minorities in physics for the American Physical Society, said Asian students were often marginalized because of a perception, which he called ‘unstated racism,’ that they are exceptionally smart and are there to work 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. As a result, they wind up as cogs in the research machine and remain isolated from the rest of the community and the culture …”. Quelle: IHT.


Sinologists criticize lack of serious Chinese studies

Friday, 30.3.2007

“Sinologists from around the world have gathered in Beijing to bemoan the quality of Chinese studies … Austrian Professor Richard Trappl, of the University of Vienna, said a study of Chinese language textbooks abroad showed most of the content was about daily life, such as shopping and going to hospital. ‘Chinese culture is not that simple. Its thousand years of history should be included in the books,’ he said …”. Quelle: Xinhua.


Crackdown on the “three evil forces” of terrorism, separatism and extremism

Friday, 30.3.2007

China to monitor ethnic relations (Xinhua)