12. 03. 2014

China’s toxic air pollution resembles nuclear winter

China’s worsening air pollution has exacted a significant economic toll, grounding flights, closing highways and deterring tourists. Photograph: STR/AFP/Getty Images Chinese scientists have warned that the country’s toxic air pollution is now so bad that...

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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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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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