Beijing Smog: The Day After ‘APEC Blue’
November 14, 2014
Beijing Smog: The Day After ‘APEC Blue’
Beijing understands short-term fixes, but a permanent solution to its pollution problem is a much tougher challenge.
Beijing Smog: The Day After ‘APEC Blue’
China Pollution: Blue Skies Over Beijing
November 10, 2014
China Pollution: Blue Skies Over Beijing
As the government clears the air for the APEC Summit, there are glimmers of hope for a less polluted future.
China Pollution: Blue Skies Over Beijing
Pollution Worries Dominate China’s APEC Run-Up
November 06, 2014
Pollution Worries Dominate China’s APEC Run-Up
Press roundup of issues in the days before Beijing’s Leaders’ Summit next week.
Pollution Worries Dominate China’s APEC Run-Up
What Beijing Wants From APEC
November 01, 2014
What Beijing Wants From APEC
The upcoming APEC forum in Beijing offers China the opportunity for a reset.
What Beijing Wants From APEC
Taking the Leap on China’s Pollution Problem
October 27, 2014
Taking the Leap on China’s Pollution Problem
China’s environmental problems will require some rapid action.
Taking the Leap on China’s Pollution Problem
What China’s Increasing Appetite Means for the World
October 16, 2014
What China’s Increasing Appetite Means for the World
Feeding China represents both a tremendous challenge and a significant opportunity.
What China’s Increasing Appetite Means for the World
China’s Climate Change Paradox
September 30, 2014
China’s Climate Change Paradox
It is the world's largest emitter of carbon dioxide, but recent shifts in China give cause for hope.
China’s Climate Change Paradox
What Does China Think of Scotland’s Referendum?
September 19, 2014
What Does China Think of Scotland’s Referendum?
Plus, the Kim Jong-un rumors, China and the Ebola crisis, and China's biggest polluter. Friday China links.
What Does China Think of Scotland’s Referendum?
China, Japan, South Korea Hold Rare Trilateral Meeting
September 12, 2014
China, Japan, South Korea Hold Rare Trilateral Meeting
Plus, China's plan for a space station, the "war on pollution," media blackmail, and China & IS. Friday China links.
China, Japan, South Korea Hold Rare Trilateral Meeting
Beijing’s Booming Population Risks Instability
August 28, 2014
Beijing’s Booming Population Risks Instability
Pollution and rapidly increasing rural migrants could quickly outstrip Beijing’s ability to cope.
Beijing’s Booming Population Risks Instability
Energy and Climate Collaboration Key to U.S.-China Relations?
August 08, 2014
Energy and Climate Collaboration Key to U.S.-China Relations?
Working together on critical energy and climate issues could be a boon for broader relations.
Energy and Climate Collaboration Key to U.S.-China Relations?
Asia Turns Greener
August 07, 2014
Asia Turns Greener
Asia’s economic giants appear to be getting serious about tackling emissions.
Asia Turns Greener
China’s Man-Made Cities: Wisdom or Folly?
July 02, 2014
China’s Man-Made Cities: Wisdom or Folly?
The country’s plan to build new cities for the newly urbanized is problematic.
China’s Man-Made Cities: Wisdom or Folly?
Will China's New Environmental Protection Law Make a Difference?
April 25, 2014
Will China's New Environmental Protection Law Make a Difference?
China's new environmental protection law looks good on paper, but will it be put into practice?
Will China's New Environmental Protection Law Make a Difference?
China Revises Environmental Law for the First Time Since 1989
April 25, 2014
China Revises Environmental Law for the First Time Since 1989
The new law will strengthen the Ministry of Environmental Protection's ability to punish polluters.
China Revises Environmental Law for the First Time Since 1989
China’s Urbanization Plan—Sustainable Development?
April 16, 2014
China’s Urbanization Plan—Sustainable Development?
The government plans to increase the rate of urbanization. Will it be sustainable?
China’s Urbanization Plan—Sustainable Development?
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