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  1. Why a cap-and-trade deal may increase carbon output

    Posted Dec 08th 2009, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... with Tom Holland Yesterday, 56 newspapers from 45 countries on five continents published an identical editorial on their front pages. Papers including Britain's Guardian, France's Le Monde, South Africa's Mail & Guardian and China's Economic Observer all called on world governments to strike an agreement this week in Copenhagen to begin reducing global ...

  2. Author Xinran is stunned by her celebrity

    Posted Sep 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... column in The Guardian newspaper in Britain. The release in July of Sky Burial- the true story of a mainland woman's 30-year search for her husband in Tibet- has seen her audience spread ...

  3. Leap of faith

    Posted Mar 07th 2010, 12:00am by Ben Naparstek

    ... of awards including the Guardian and Orange prizes; but Michaels often refused to say she was Jewish. She feared, she says, that reducing Fugitive Pieces to her own family history would make it less ... splendid.'- The Guardian on Fugitive Pieces ...

  4. Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 26th 2009, 12:00am by Laura Fitch

    ... a world record for Qing monochrome porcelain. 'Mainland buyers are propping up everything,' says Tiffany Beres, international affairs officer for China Guardian Auctions, a major auction ...

  5. The big squeeze

    Posted Jul 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... Engineering, told Britain's Guardian newspaper in May that a massive dam on the Great Bend of the Yarlung Zangbo would benefit the world. The official claimed research had been done, but no plans ...

  6. Talkback

    Posted Jan 05th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of our environment. The same cannot be said in my view of the Clear the Air lobby, which apparently includes Professor Hedley and Mr Middleton. These self-appointed guardians of clean air in Hong ... of the window. Perhaps it is time for new guardians? Instead, certain members of the Clear the Air lobby have concentrated their efforts on imposing their will upon people's lifestyle choices ...

  7. No compromises

    Posted Dec 09th 2009, 12:00am by Gwynne Dyer

    ... The Guardian recently. 'The whole approach is so fundamentally wrong that it is better to reassess the situation.' In diplomacy, 'good enough' solutions predominate because ...

  8. HKMA upholds peg stance amid fresh calls to delink local dollar

    Posted Sep 08th 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu Hong Kong's currency peg has again come under attack from critics, who say the local dollar should be allowed to float and find its true market value on world currency markets. But the guardian of the currency's peg to the US dollar, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, has rebuffed the latest calls, saying there will be no change to a 25-year-old system ...

  9. Climate of change

    Posted Jun 14th 2008, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... and human health. It is now a multidisciplinary thing, but we are the scientific guardians of this subject.' This article is adapted from a speech delivered by Lam Chiu-ying in a recent CUHK ...

  10. Living beyond the planet's means

    Posted Dec 05th 2009, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... I won't go as far as George Monbiot in The Guardian, who claims that 'the US Senate is one of the most corrupt institutions of any democratic nation' because its members are beholden ...




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