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  1. Olympic flame torches tourism as Everest climbs banned

    Posted Mar 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry In the bars and tea shops of Kathmandu's tourist quarter last weekend, the mood was crackling with anger and resentment at China as news filtered through of the government edict that has effectively ended all Everest expeditions this summ ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Climate expert Richard Muller urges China to use more gas

    Posted Oct 23rd 2012, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... on Climate Change report in 2007 that had no referee, that the Himalayas could lose their ice by 2035. "When you show images of polar bears dying, it grabs attention, but it's also ...

  3. News - China - ART

    Private museums in China aim to establish international networks

    Posted Mar 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Dai Zhikang, owner of Shanghai's Himalayas Art Museum, was among the private owners from China at the London summit. Another was Wang Wei, who founded the Long Museum in Shanghai with her ...

  4. China could become top air polluter next year

    Posted Mar 01st 2007, 12:00am by Tom Miller

    ... is actually more serious than the energy issue,' said Dr Yang. 'The Himalayas provide water for a quarter of the Asian people, including Chinese.' China needs cheap energy and coal ...

  5. Pakistan talks of stronger ties with China

    Posted Apr 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on energy imports via the Malacca Strait. Mr Aziz acknowledged building pipelines through the Himalayas would be difficult, but was confident of success. Wang Jianzhou, chief executive of mainland ...

  6. China says deal puts reserves at risk

    Posted Aug 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... way out is to use it is to build 200 nuclear power plants all at once or to dig a canal from the Himalayas to Xinjiang to turn deserts into new farmland, or to allow all Chinese to stir-fry ...

  7. Buddhism at work

    Posted May 08th 2007, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... Lanka, underscores this set of developing paradigms that is spreading through China and the rest of South Asia. For the first time in nearly 50 years, the Himalayas symbolises not a sharp divide ...

  8. Real-life lessons in development

    Posted Mar 13th 2007, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... think-tanks or universities. So these practical solutions may work. New models for economic development are emerging from the nations that come together at the Himalayas: China, India, Pakistan, ...

  9. 579 days to go

    Posted Jan 07th 2007, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... there is ever a 'safe period'- whether you're carrying a holy flame or otherwise. The crispest blue skies can turn ugly in minutes in the Himalayas. 'The Chinese have the people ...

  10. Two giant nations, but little interaction

    Posted Jan 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chow Chung-yan Despite improved ties, exchanges between Chinese and Indian people are limited In China's best-known mythological classic, Journey to the West, the four pilgrims on the road to enlightenment have to battle dangers and hardship to reach the land of Buddha- India. Today, travelling across the Himalayas is fast, convenient and largely hazard-free, but few Chinese ...




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