India: Trouble in the Air
January 08, 2016
India: Trouble in the Air
Residents of New Delhi are literally choking to death. Can authorities solve the pollution problem?
India: Trouble in the Air
Making the Chinese Dream Come True
December 31, 2013
Making the Chinese Dream Come True
If the Chinese Dream is to lead to a more viable social contract, the CPC must review how it produces and packages its messages.
Making the Chinese Dream Come True
China’s Demographic Dividend Could End By 2015
July 23, 2013
China’s Demographic Dividend Could End By 2015
Plus, more damning reports on British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline’s activities in China. Tuesday China links.
China’s Demographic Dividend Could End By 2015
China Asks EU to Help it Go Green
July 19, 2013
China Asks EU to Help it Go Green
Plus, a second Chinese citizen electrocuted by an iPhone charger. Friday China links.
China Asks EU to Help it Go Green
Killer Smog: East Asia, India, Southeast Asia Top Global Air Pollution
July 18, 2013
Killer Smog: East Asia, India, Southeast Asia Top Global Air Pollution
Study: More than two million deaths a year are attributed to poor air quality.
Killer Smog: East Asia, India, Southeast Asia Top Global Air Pollution
Punishable by Death: China to Execute Polluters
June 21, 2013
Punishable by Death: China to Execute Polluters
Plus, the U.S. plans to sanction China over human trafficking. Thursday China links.
Punishable by Death: China to Execute Polluters
UN Chief Ban Ki-moon Arrives in China
June 19, 2013
UN Chief Ban Ki-moon Arrives in China
Plus, China mediates the Sudan dispute and the Communist Youth League holds National Conference. Tuesday China links.
UN Chief Ban Ki-moon Arrives in China
In China, All Climate Politics Are Local
June 12, 2013
In China, All Climate Politics Are Local
The central government in Beijing appears serious about reducing pollution and greenhouse gases. Will local leaders listen?
In China, All Climate Politics Are Local
China's Next Challenge:
April 10, 2013
China's Next Challenge: "Health Drain"
China, with its latest flu outbreak and environmental situation, may well be on the cusp of coining a new term.
China's Next Challenge: "Health Drain"
A Great Wall of Cars: Surviving China's 'Carmageddon'
October 09, 2012
A Great Wall of Cars: Surviving China's 'Carmageddon'
Chinese consumers want to buy automobiles that reflect their growing economic status. It may come at a cost.
A Great Wall of Cars: Surviving China's 'Carmageddon'
New Zealand and the Environment: An Economy Fit for the Past?
September 27, 2012
New Zealand and the Environment: An Economy Fit for the Past?
This small country has a proud history of progressive reform. But some worry that the current government is turning back the clock.
New Zealand and the Environment: An Economy Fit for the Past?
Here Comes the Haze, Again
June 20, 2012
Here Comes the Haze, Again
Inertia within ASEAN and a refusal to enforce rules mean Southeast Asia is again grappling with “the haze.”
Here Comes the Haze, Again
Tackling China's Toxic Factories
February 17, 2012
Tackling China's Toxic Factories
Transparency is key to cleaning up China’s factories. Undercover young environmentalists are trying to help.
Tackling China's Toxic Factories
Beijing Pollution at
December 14, 2011
Beijing Pollution at "Crisis Level"
Beijing’s air pollution has hit crisis levels, says one official. Will the govt change the way it measures air quality?
Beijing Pollution at "Crisis Level"
Beijing Air Pollution Brouhaha
December 09, 2011
Beijing Air Pollution Brouhaha
Smog recently forced the cancellation of hundreds of Beijing flights. Locals’ patience over pollution is wearing thin.
Beijing Air Pollution Brouhaha
Beijing Opens Up on Pollution
November 09, 2011
Beijing Opens Up on Pollution
Beijing has opened its air pollution monitoring center to individual members of the public for the first time.
Beijing Opens Up on Pollution
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