Aprílové čítanie 4

O pudingu pribitom na stene. English needed LXIX.

As India Fast Tracks Its Trains, What It Can Learn From China
http://www.ndtv.com/world-news/as-india-fast-tracks-its-trains-what-it-can-learn-from-china-1682596

Current Fallacies About the Chinese Economy Part I
http://www.baldingsworld.com/2017/04/17/current-fallacies-about-the-chinese-economy-part-i/

„Dvojí vedení“: Čína jako vůdce “nového světového pořádku”
https://sinopsis.cz/dvoji-vedeni-cina-jako-vudce-noveho-svetoveho-poradku/

Ren Zhiqiang has an acerbic take on Xi Jinping’s urban planning Čítať ďalej

Aprílové čítanie 2

V roku 2020 by malo 80% čínskych občanov rozprávať mandarínskou čínštinou. English needed LXVII.

What’s Really Driving the Trade Deficit With China
https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2017-04-04/what-s-really-driving-u-s-trade-deficit-with-china

Language Matters: How a Minor Mistranslation Can Affect US-China Relations
https://www.lawfareblog.com/language-matters-how-minor-mistranslation-can-affect-us-china-relations

Tchien-wan
http://pavelsuk.blog.idnes.cz/blog.aspx?c=597909

In ‘China’s Jerusalem’, ‘anti-terror cameras’ the new cross for churches to bear Čítať ďalej

Aprílové čítanie

Kúpte si modlitbu pri hrobe vašich predkov. English needed LXVI.

ALIENATION 101
https://www.1843magazine.com/features/alienation-101

China keeps finding millions of people who never officially existed
https://qz.com/941240/china-keeps-finding-millions-of-people-who-never-officially-existed/

You’re a cow
http://languagelog.ldc.upenn.edu/nll/?p=31846

Český tisk: Investice a vliv rok poté Čítať ďalej

Marcové čítanie 4

A jedno anglické počúvanie. English needed LXV.

Víme, že některé látky čínské medicíny poškozují ledviny, tvrdí nefrolog
<a href=”http://www.rozhlas.cz/plus/proaproti/_zprava/vime-ze-nektere-latky-cinske-mediciny-poskozuji-ledviny-tvrdi-nefrolog–1710011″>http://www.rozhlas.cz/plus/proaproti/_zprava/vime-ze-nektere-latky-cinske-mediciny-poskozuji-ledviny-tvrdi-nefrolog–1710011</a&gt;

The Magic of Bronze
<a href=”http://bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04whgg9″>http://bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04whgg9</a&gt;

China Focus: Legendary sunken treasure discovered in SW China
<a href=”http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-03/20/c_136143370.htm”>http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-03/20/c_136143370.htm</a&gt;

Is China Deleveraging? Part I<!–more–>
<a href=”http://www.baldingsworld.com/2017/03/20/is-china-deleveraging-part-i/”>http://www.baldingsworld.com/2017/03/20/is-china-deleveraging-part-i/</a&gt;

Chinese school kids join South Korean boycott over missile shield row
<a href=”http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2080421/chinese-school-kids-join-south-korean-boycott-over-missile-shield”>http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2080421/chinese-school-kids-join-south-korean-boycott-over-missile-shield</a&gt;

Chinese police bust social media scams targeting lovelorn men
<a href=”http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2080488/chinese-police-bust-social-media-scams-targeting-lovelorn-men”>http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2080488/chinese-police-bust-social-media-scams-targeting-lovelorn-men</a&gt;

‘Half these apartments are empty’: Mao’s former home city struggles with growth
<a href=”https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2017/mar/20/changsha-changing-mao-growth-housing-services”>https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2017/mar/20/changsha-changing-mao-growth-housing-services</a&gt;

My village didn’t even have a traffic light. Now it has 1.4 million people
<a href=”https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2017/mar/20/my-village-wenling-china-author-xiaolu-guo”>https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2017/mar/20/my-village-wenling-china-author-xiaolu-guo</a&gt;

How China’s overseas property dream turned into a nightmare
<a href=”http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/2080433/how-chinas-overseas-property-dream-turned-nightmare”>http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/2080433/how-chinas-overseas-property-dream-turned-nightmare</a&gt;

Chinese maths textbooks to be translated for UK schools
<a href=”https://www.theguardian.com/education/2017/mar/20/chinese-maths-textbooks-to-be-translated-for-uk-schools”>https://www.theguardian.com/education/2017/mar/20/chinese-maths-textbooks-to-be-translated-for-uk-schools</a&gt;

Incredible train ‘disappears’ through block of flats in China’s ‘Mountain City’
<a href=”http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/03/20/incredible-train-disappears-block-flats-chinas-mountain-city/”>http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/03/20/incredible-train-disappears-block-flats-chinas-mountain-city/</a&gt;

Mr Bean returns in new film – but it’s only released in China
<a href=”http://www.telegraph.co.uk/films/2017/03/20/mr-bean-returns-new-film-released-china/”>http://www.telegraph.co.uk/films/2017/03/20/mr-bean-returns-new-film-released-china/</a&gt;

Fu Chengyu’s frank talk on SOE reform
<a href=”https://andrewbatson.com/2017/03/20/fu-chengyus-frank-talk-on-soe-reform/”>https://andrewbatson.com/2017/03/20/fu-chengyus-frank-talk-on-soe-reform/</a&gt;

Why PR chiefs are running Communist Party branches at China tech firms
<a href=”http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/2080545/pr-chiefs-spearhead-communist-party-push-chinas-top”>http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/2080545/pr-chiefs-spearhead-communist-party-push-chinas-top</a&gt;

Chinese Lawmakers Seek to Protect Dead Communist Heroes With New Law
<a href=”https://globalvoices.org/2017/03/21/chinese-lawmakers-seek-to-protect-dead-communist-heroes-with-new-law/”>https://globalvoices.org/2017/03/21/chinese-lawmakers-seek-to-protect-dead-communist-heroes-with-new-law/</a&gt;

Is it too late to save Hong Kong from Beijing’s authoritarian grasp?
<a href=”https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/mar/21/hong-kong-china-authoritarian-democracy-one-country-two-systems”>https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/mar/21/hong-kong-china-authoritarian-democracy-one-country-two-systems</a&gt;

Shanghai cemetery promotes space-saving ‘family plan’ burial plots as land runs out
<a href=”http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2080774/shanghai-cemetery-promotes-space-saving-family-plan-burial-plots”>http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2080774/shanghai-cemetery-promotes-space-saving-family-plan-burial-plots</a&gt;

Chinese subway system to carry out checks amid fears over faulty cabling
<a href=”http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2080785/vice-mayor-apologises-after-china-subway-system-fails-quality”>http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2080785/vice-mayor-apologises-after-china-subway-system-fails-quality</a&gt;

QR code scams rise in China, putting e-payment security in spotlight
<a href=”http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/2080841/rise-qr-code-scams-china-puts-online-payment-security”>http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/2080841/rise-qr-code-scams-china-puts-online-payment-security</a&gt;

China goes west: a ghost city in the sand comes to life
<a href=”https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2017/mar/21/china-west-ghost-city-comes-to-life-lanzhou-new-area”>https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2017/mar/21/china-west-ghost-city-comes-to-life-lanzhou-new-area</a&gt;

Chinese villager moves home, literally, for road-widening project
<a href=”http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2081129/chinese-villager-moves-home-literally-road-widening-project”>http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2081129/chinese-villager-moves-home-literally-road-widening-project</a&gt;

China’s bike-sharing craze gets electric
<a href=”https://www.techinasia.com/electric-bike-scooter-sharing-china”>https://www.techinasia.com/electric-bike-scooter-sharing-china</a&gt;

Welcome to Yiwu: China’s testing ground for a multicultural city
<a href=”https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2017/mar/23/welcome-yiwu-china-testing-ground-multicultural-city”>https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2017/mar/23/welcome-yiwu-china-testing-ground-multicultural-city</a&gt;

Demolishing Dalian: China’s ‘Russian’ city is erasing its heritage – in pictures
<a href=”https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2017/mar/23/dalian-china-russian-city-heritage-demolition-in-pictures”>https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2017/mar/23/dalian-china-russian-city-heritage-demolition-in-pictures</a&gt;

A river of rubbish: the ugly secret threatening China’s most beautiful city
<a href=”https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2017/mar/24/river-rubbish-ugly-secret-china-beautiful-guilin”>https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2017/mar/24/river-rubbish-ugly-secret-china-beautiful-guilin</a&gt;

Shuanggui: The harsh, hidden side of China’s war on graft, and how one man disappeared into it – The Globe and Mail
<a href=”http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/shuanggui-and-wilson-wang-in-china/article34400855/”>http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/shuanggui-and-wilson-wang-in-china/article34400855/</a&gt;

Beijing retiree’s hot idea
<a href=”http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2081789/beijing-retirees-hot-idea”>http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2081789/beijing-retirees-hot-idea</a&gt;

China’s Urbancide in Tibet
<a href=”http://thediplomat.com/2017/03/chinas-urbancide-in-tibet/”>http://thediplomat.com/2017/03/chinas-urbancide-in-tibet/</a&gt;

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Marcové čítanie 3

Dráma okolo toaletného papiera pokračuje. English needed LXIV.

Cenzura internetu v Číně – připravte se před cestou pořádně!
http://paveldvorak2.blog.idnes.cz/blog.aspx?c=592393

Čínsky múr v okolí Pekingu – kompletný návod
https://paveldvorak.blog.sme.sk/c/449697/cinsky-mur-v-okoli-pekingu-kompletny-navod.html

The great Chinese inequality turnaround
http://voxeu.org/article/great-chinese-inequality-turnaround

FOLDING MEANINGS Čítať ďalej

Marcové čítanie 2

Ako sa Trump môže poučiť z Číny a ako sa Čína môže poučiť z Trumpa. English needed LXIII.

Mateřská v Číně (14. díl) – Kempování v Číně
http://lenkavranova.blog.idnes.cz/blog.aspx?c=591723

Maov posledný ostrov – Nan-ťie-cchun
https://cestovanie.aktuality.sk/clanok/20674/maov-posledny-ostrov-nan-tie-cchun/

How China’s Airbnb copycats beat the Silicon Valley titan at its own game
http://www.scmp.com/week-asia/business/article/2074802/how-chinas-airbnb-copycats-beat-silicon-valley-titan-its-own-game

Why China’s mixing of regulation and politics is a recipe for financial disaster Čítať ďalej

Marcové čítanie

Niektorí veria, že v Číne vládne meritokracia. English needed LXII.

Peking chce posílit vliv skrze emigranty, apeluje na jejich čínskou krev
http://zpravy.idnes.cz/cina-cinane-diaspora-0lf-/zahranicni.aspx?c=A170303_174912_zahranicni_och

Fujian School Bans Foreign Shoes to Halt Students’ One-Upmanship
http://www.sixthtone.com/news/fujian-school-forbids-foreign-shoe-brands

Hundreds arrested in China crackdown on ‘underground banks’
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/economy/article/2074330/hundreds-arrested-china-crackdown-underground-banks

‘Plastic’ seaweed? Chinese producers lose millions after rumours spread through viral video Čítať ďalej