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  1. Road to eco-ruin

    Posted Apr 24th 2007, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... Laurence Brahm laurence@shambhala-ngo.org As Labour Day holidaymakers clog roads leading to Beijing's eco-tourism zoned Huairou district stalled in carbon dioxide, they will compare who has the latest Audi, BMW or Mercedes models, but will see little wildlife because eco-tourism has degenerated. Guandi village in Yanxi township within Huairou is a screaming example ...

  2. Two of a kind

    Posted Sep 30th 2007, 12:00am by David Momphard

    ... planning. Years ago, locals too poor to afford air-conditioners would spend hot summer nights camped at the square to catch the breeze that blows through the 'canyon' formed by huge ...

  3. Finally, small steps to end Darfur's horror

    Posted Apr 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... refuge in camps along Sudan's western border and in neighbouring countries. Farming and other normal economic activities have been made impossible under the circumstances, raising ...

  4. Fiennes gets some lip as war film feeds hunger for juicy role

    Posted Oct 16th 2005, 12:00am by Kavita Daswani

    ... through,' says Fiennes. 'They died of torture and malaria- the death rates in those camps was high. Just that psychology, confronting that day-to-day knowledge, must have been hugely ... camp, and who himself was stricken with malaria. To prepare for the role, he and other cast members endured a rigid diet regimen, which he says he was able to get through by thinking of the men ...

  5. Golden opportunity in trade

    Posted Feb 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Tim Metcalfe

    ... is trying to protect the local labour market, and ideally we want to hire as many local people as possible, and are looking for talent here first. We started testing the local market 18 months ago. ...

  6. HK will be a joke if chief poll blocked, says Tsang

    Posted Apr 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Klaudia Lee

    ... Ambrose Leung and Klaudia Lee Pro-democracy camp says he's ignoring public's view on interpreting Basic Law Acting Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen yesterday expressed fears Hong Kong would be an international joke if a chief executive were not elected on July 10. His remarks were made in a meeting with pro-democracy politicians. At the meeting, independent ...

  7. A fair deal for farmers

    Posted Apr 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... With foreign importers, roasters and retailers getting the bulk of the profits, many coffee growers live below the poverty line. Besides labour exploitation, claims of animal cruelty have also dogged ...

  8. What price gold?

    Posted Apr 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... is another medal-heavy event despite the need for hugely expensive, specialised tracks and machines. Meanwhile, whole teams labour for two weeks to win a single medal in sports such as hockey, ...

  9. That positive feeling

    Posted Apr 01st 2005, 12:00am by Greg Barns

    ... and trade camps. Professor Garnaut noted that while a free-trade agreement 'could end Australia's discrimination against China and China's against Australia, it would increase ...

  10. Perfect man for the No2 job

    Posted Jun 24th 2004, 12:00am by Karim Raslan

    ... of three co-ordinating ministers, Mr Kalla had overall responsibility for eight major government departments including education, environment, labour and religion. Ulil Abshar Abdalla, the head ...




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