01. 01. 2014

2013 Year in Pictures: China

From the South China Morning Post – Our collection of the best photojournalism of 2013 around the nation, leading with Chinese political star Bo Xilai’s trial, introduction of China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone...

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23. 12. 2013

Chinese Respondents Top Materialism Poll

A global poll of attitudes toward wealth has found what many domestic critics allege already: Chinese today are just too materialistic. The survey was conducted by the French market research company Ipsos in September and...

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22. 12. 2013


For the past three years, I lived in the middle of Beijing’s fortune-telling district. Business is booming for the soothsayers beside the Lama Temple, as Chinese customers, facing a time of extraordinary uncertainty,...

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10. 12. 2013

Letter from Beijing: disasters, opportunities and inspiration

From choking air pollution and corruption to the scaling up of the green agenda, Simon Zadek reflects on his year in China. “Scale is the ‘unreasonable challenge’ we must meet to drive forward sustainability“, I argued in...

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