Alle Einträge vom 2.7.2007

Companies in U.S. Increase Testing of Chinese Goods

Monday, 2.7.2007

The discovery over the last few months of tainted or defective products from China — including toothpaste, tires, toys and fish — has prompted United States lawmakers to fault companies for compromising quality in their quest for inexpensive imports and higher profits. Quelle: NYT


Pope calls for reconciliation of Chinese Catholics

Monday, 2.7.2007

Von Elisabeth Rosenthal. Quelle: IHT.


Letter from China: Inequality and the rise of an economic giant

Monday, 2.7.2007

Von Richard Bernstein. Quelle: IHT.


Much of the problem is coal

Monday, 2.7.2007

Banks must hit polluters “… if the authorities in China can track loans to see if they were used for speculation, why could they not track them to see if they were used for environmentally damaging purposes too? …” Von James Rose (The Standard).


Hong Kong marks anniversary of handover

Monday, 2.7.2007

Von Keith Bradsher. Quelle: IHT.