Alle Einträge vom 17.8.2012

Chinese cars found to contain asbestos (aktualisiert)

Friday, 17.8.2012

Von Toby Hagon. Quelle: SMH. Vgl. 西方国家恶炒温石棉致癌 中国行业协会奋起反击 (sohu.com 5.9.2006). Update: Asbestos Recall in Australia Clouds China Automaker Plans (Bloomberg Businessweek). Update: Chinese Asbestos in Australia? Blame ‘Quality Fade’ Von Michael Dunne (WSJ-Blog).


Developers are facing significant liquidity issues

Friday, 17.8.2012

China Said to Order Action by Banks as Developer Loans Sour (Bloomberg Businessweek)


Anti-Smoking Efforts Hindered by Big Tobacco

Friday, 17.8.2012

“… even encouraging the deadly habit with advertisements in elementary schools …” Quelle: BBC.


A full-on charm offensive

Friday, 17.8.2012

Pursuing Soft Power, China Puts Stamp on Africa’s News Von Andrew Jacobs (NYT).


China’s ‘great revival’ is 62 per cent finished

Friday, 17.8.2012

“… The man responsible for this uniquely Chinese feat of statistical engineering, Yang Yiyong …” Von Malcolm Moore. Quelle: Telegraph.


The Bo Xilai and Gu Kailai scandal masks the battle for China’s future

Friday, 17.8.2012

“… it was the huge expansion of low-cost housing and welfare provision … , combined with 3m “hukou” urban residence permits handed out to migrant workers, which explains why Bo remains popular in Chongqing …” Von Seumas Milne. Quelle: Guardian.


Streit um Rohstoffe – Japan nimmt chinesische Insel-Besetzer fest (aktualisiert)

Friday, 17.8.2012

“… mehrere Aktivisten aus Hongkong …” Quelle: Spiegel. Vgl. 香港保钓勇士强登钓鱼岛被扣 中日暗战才刚开始! (hexun.com). Update: China provokes Japan as activists land on disputed island chain Von Malcolm Moore (Telegraph). Update: China Urges Japan to Release Protesters Caught on Disputed Island Von Martin Fackler (NYT). Update: Spektakulärer Kampf um ein paar Klippen im Ozean Von Johnny Erling (Welt).


Property seduction will sting China

Friday, 17.8.2012

Von Karen Maley. Quelle: Business Spectator.


Die Charts der teuersten Friedhöfe Chinas

Friday, 17.8.2012

Der fünftbeste Leser Deutschlands Kolumne von Christian Y. Schmidt (taz).