Alle Einträge vom 3.11.2009

Packaging: no gift to the earth

Tuesday, 3.11.2009

Traditional festivals have lost their cultural significance and become excuses for giving presents that come with too much wrapping, writes Huo Weiya. Quelle: chinadiaologue.net. Chin. Fassung: 商品过度包装考验的是消费者责任 von 霍伟亚.


Why Africa welcomes the Chinese

Tuesday, 3.11.2009

Africa must attract broad investment, not rely on handouts, if we are to sustain development. Von Paul Kagame. Quelle: Guardian.


China Cautious Over Qinghai Flammable Ice Extraction

Tuesday, 3.11.2009

Quelle: Caijing


“Conjugal homes”, short-stay hotels, inflatable dolls

Tuesday, 3.11.2009

In China lonely workers force sex into open Von Michael Sheridan. Quelle: Times. Vgl. 广东人口计生委主任回应“官员出书教人做爱” (Zhongguo Xinwen Wang) und 广州性文化节将首度开进初中校园 自慰不丢人 (Nanyang Shenghuo Wang).


Nature gets a helping hand as snow blankets Beijing

Tuesday, 3.11.2009

Earliest snowfall since 1987 boosted by weather modification office in attempt to solve problems caused by drought. Von Tania Branigan. Quelle: Guardian.


China launches “strike hard” crackdown in restive west

Tuesday, 3.11.2009

Quelle: Reuters/Yahoo.


Streit zwischen chinesischen Behörden wegen Zulassung von World of WarCraft

Tuesday, 3.11.2009

Bureaucrats spar on cyber game The ministry [of Culture] has the right to regulate the “online game” market while the GAPP [General Administration of Press and Publications 新闻出版总署] is responsible for reviewing and approving “publications.” Von Zhu Shenshen (Shanghai Daily). Vgl. IT界:中国网络游戏监管之争 (chinaenglish.com).


Chinas Jobmaschine läuft stotternd an

Tuesday, 3.11.2009

“Auch im Boomland China gibt es nicht für jeden Arbeit. Konjunkturprogramme des Staats haben zuletzt die Nachfrage nach Arbeitskräften belebt, allerdings leidet nun ausgerechnet die Bildungselite unter der Krise …” Von Andreas Hoffbauer. Quelle: Handelsblatt.


Q+A: What are the stakes in the U.S.-China yuan tussle?

Tuesday, 3.11.2009

Von James Pethokoukis. Quelle: Reuters.