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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Decembrové čítanie 3

Čína investuje do nukleárnej fúzie a ďalšie English needed L s jednou češtinou.

China’s Approach to the Middle East Looks Familiar
http://thediplomat.com/2016/11/chinas-approach-to-the-middle-east-looks-familiar/

Prone to Abuse: Rights Report Criticizes China’s Secret Investigations
http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2016/12/06/prone-to-abuse-rights-report-criticizes-chinas-secret-investigations/

Traditional Chinese medicine is China’s latest ‘soft power’ weapon
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/2052282/traditional-chinese-medicine-gets-nod-abroad

China falls from top in global education ranking after Beijing, Guangdong added to survey Čítať ďalej

Decembrové čítanie

Kúpa auta za drobné a všeličo iné o Číne. English needed XLVIII s jednou slovenčinou.

$100bn Chinese-made city near Singapore ‘scares the hell out of everybody’
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2016-11-21/-100-billion-chinese-made-city-near-singapore-scares-the-hell-out-of-everybody

Writing China: Madeleine Thien, ‘Do Not Say We Have Nothing’
http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2016/11/21/writing-china-madeleine-thien-do-not-say-we-have-nothing

China turns blind eye to mainland supporters of ethnic Chinese rebels fighting in Myanmar
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/2047948/china-turns-blind-eye-mainland-supporters-ethnic

Fred Raillard : #FredinChina: Chinese e-shoppers spend billions on Alibaba Single’s Day Čítať ďalej

Októbrové čítanie

English needed XL, ale aj čeština a slovenčina.

Relax, China’s banks aren’t about to have a meltdown
http://www.scmp.com/week-asia/business/article/2022103/relax-chinas-banks-arent-about-have-meltdown

Which Chinese people are more likely to marry foreigners?
https://andrewbatson.com/2016/09/26/which-chinese-people-are-more-likely-to-marry-foreigners/

New Digital Tools for the History of Medicine and Religion in China
https://cpianalysis.org/2016/09/27/new-digital-tools-for-the-history-of-medicine-and-religion-in-china/

China city blocks sale of tiny ‘pigeon nest’ homes Čítať ďalej

Septembrové čítanie

Česky aj anglicky o Číne. English needed XXXVIII.

In Shanghai, Couples Rush to Divorce to Buy Property Later
http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2016/08/29/in-shanghai-couples-rush-to-divorce-to-buy-property-later

How homebuyers are exploiting loopholes to snap up property in top Chinese cities as prices skyrocket
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/economy/article/2010541/how-people-are-exploiting-loopholes-snap-homes-top-chinese-cities

China can revive manufacturing competitiveness by making more cuts to firms’ social security contributions: planning agency
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/economy/article/2011215/china-can-revive-manufacturing-competitiveness-more-cuts-firms

Book Review: The Mercenary Mandarin Čítať ďalej