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Asia’s Risky Cities
September 23, 2015
Asia’s Risky Cities
Some of the most at-risk cities in the world can be found in Asia, according to one report.
Asia’s Risky Cities
Asia’s Urbanization ‘Just Beginning’
January 30, 2015
Asia’s Urbanization ‘Just Beginning’
Despite a huge wave of urbanization in the first decade of this century, the process may be just getting underway.
Asia’s Urbanization ‘Just Beginning’
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
Size Doesn’t Matter for Asia’s Influential Cities
August 20, 2014
Size Doesn’t Matter for Asia’s Influential Cities
Work in Asia, live in Australasia is the message from the latest global surveys of economic clout and livability.
Size Doesn’t Matter for Asia’s Influential Cities
Xi Jinping's Next Tiger Hunt
August 01, 2014
Xi Jinping's Next Tiger Hunt
After Zhou Yongkang, the anti-corruption campaign aims at the PLA and Shanghai -- two power bases for Jiang Zemin.
Xi Jinping's Next Tiger Hunt
Asia-Pacific Has Seven of the World’s Top 20 Global Cities
April 15, 2014
Asia-Pacific Has Seven of the World’s Top 20 Global Cities
East Asia has a high number of global cities, according to a biannual ranking, while ASEAN and South Asia lag behind.
Asia-Pacific Has Seven of the World’s Top 20 Global Cities
Chinese Coal Use to Hit 4.8 Billion Metric Tons Annually by 2020
December 10, 2013
Chinese Coal Use to Hit 4.8 Billion Metric Tons Annually by 2020
China's coal consumption will continue to rise rapidly, despite a heavy human and environmental cost.
Chinese Coal Use to Hit 4.8 Billion Metric Tons Annually by 2020
Disney World is Coming to Shanghai
October 08, 2013
Disney World is Coming to Shanghai
Shanghai will be the third Asian city to have a Disney World, but can it turn a profit?
Disney World is Coming to Shanghai
Apple Patents Cylindrical Glass Entryway at Shanghai Store
October 03, 2013
Apple Patents Cylindrical Glass Entryway at Shanghai Store
The Cupertino tech giant has already patented the design of their retail shops.
Apple Patents Cylindrical Glass Entryway at Shanghai Store
Shanghai Opens Free Trade Zone; Internet Restrictions Remain
September 29, 2013
Shanghai Opens Free Trade Zone; Internet Restrictions Remain
Mainland China’s first FTZ opens, in what could be a milestone in its economic development.
Shanghai Opens Free Trade Zone; Internet Restrictions Remain
Shanghai’s Peace Hotel Ushers in Tea Dance Revival
September 11, 2013
Shanghai’s Peace Hotel Ushers in Tea Dance Revival
A nostalgic social dance in Shanghai that was phased out during World War II has returned.
Shanghai’s Peace Hotel Ushers in Tea Dance Revival
PS4 and Xbox One: Coming to China?
July 16, 2013
PS4 and Xbox One: Coming to China?
With the Shanghai Free Trade Zone, China is expected to lift its 13-year ban on gaming consoles.
PS4 and Xbox One: Coming to China?
Xi Jinping's Great Society
April 25, 2013
Xi Jinping's Great Society
New regulations suggest a growing role for China’s civil society.
Xi Jinping's Great Society
Chinese Artistic Portrait Photography Goes Underwater
April 10, 2013
Chinese Artistic Portrait Photography Goes Underwater
China’s love of wearing fancy period outfits and posing for glamorous portraits has gone underwater.
Chinese Artistic Portrait Photography Goes Underwater
Shanghai Grand Prix Runs Smooth
April 16, 2012
Shanghai Grand Prix Runs Smooth
Nico Rosberg wins a low incident Shanghai Grand Prix. Now it’s on to the controversial Bahrain race.
Shanghai Grand Prix Runs Smooth
Inside Shanghai’s Schools
April 10, 2012
Inside Shanghai’s Schools
One survey found Shanghai schools to be the best in the world. But not every school plays by the same rules.
Inside Shanghai’s Schools
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