Alle Einträge vom 15.8.2012

Why Don’t Chinese Leaders Swim Anymore?

Wednesday, 15.8.2012

What the sporting habits of China’s top officials say about the nature of power in the Middle Kingdom. Quelle: Foreign Policy.


App piracy in China hurts developers’ bottom lines

Wednesday, 15.8.2012

Von Roger Yu. Quelle: USA Today.


Cities really are mental conditions. Beijing is a nightmare.

Wednesday, 15.8.2012

Heading for the Exits in China “… I have fallen out of love, woken from my China Dream …” Von Mark McDonald (NYT-Blog).


The Jews of Harbin Live on in My Heart

Wednesday, 15.8.2012

Chinese Jewish community marks month’s passing of leader “Teddy Kaufman …” Von Ronen Shnidman (haaretz.com).


Chinese companies pull out of US stock markets

Wednesday, 15.8.2012

Quelle: longislandpress.com/AP


North Korea Wins China Pledge of Faster Economic-Zone Growth

Wednesday, 15.8.2012

Von Sangwon Yoon. Quelle: Bloomberg Businessweek. Vgl. 中国暗示朝鲜考虑推行经济改革 (ftchinese.com).


Politics and profits are often intertwined for Mr. Adelson

Wednesday, 15.8.2012

Scrutiny for Casino Mogul’s Frontman in China “… an increasing presence in this year’s presidential election, contributing at least $35 million to Republican groups … the Sands needed a man in Beijing. It hired Yang Saixin …” Von Michael Luo, Neil Gough, Edward Wong, Keith Bradsher und Louise Story (NYT). Vgl. 驳斥默许澳门赌场卖淫 赌王被指赚中国脏钱挺共和党 (sina.com/ Xingdao Ribao/AP).


Tibetan self-immolations: ‘Clashes’ in Sichuan province

Wednesday, 15.8.2012

Quelle: BBC.