Júlové čítanie

Rebrík ku hviezdam, pre starkú. English needed LXXVIII.

Does Cutting Taxes on the Wealthy Lead to Greater Growth?
http://carnegieendowment.org/publications/?fa=71359

What Can Donald Trump Learn from China’s Great Wall?
http://radiichina.com/what-can-donald-trump-learn-from-chinas-great-wall/

O nás bez nás. Jak Thatcherová tajně domlouvala předání Hongkongu
http://zpravy.idnes.cz/hongkong-predani-thatcherova-britanie-dhr-/zahranicni.aspx?c=A170628_100157_zahranicni_bur

Martin Slobodník: Tibeťania a Číňania žijú vo dvoch odlišných svetoch 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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Februárové čítanie 4

Čo viete o hádzaní sa pod autá kvôli peniazom? V Číne je to téma už roky. English needed LXI.

Čínští podvodníci se vrhají pod kola aut, kasírují za fiktivní zranění
http://zpravy.idnes.cz/cina-auta-podvodnici-nehody-fiktivni-dsm-/zahranicni.aspx?c=A170222_132725_zahranicni_ert

Hurting the Feelings of the Chinese People
https://wilsoncenter.org/blog-post/hurting-the-feelings-the-chinese-people

The Atheist Manifesto
https://chublicopinion.com/2017/02/26/the-atheist-manifesto

Fake News? Chinese Cannibalism Cookbooks? Čítať ďalej

Januárové čítanie 2

V Číne pozor verejné toalety aj na falošné banky. English needed LIV.

Things That Cannot All Be True: China RMB Flow Edition Part I
http://www.baldingsworld.com/2016/12/12/things-that-cannot-all-be-true-china-rmb-flow-edition-part-i

China rejects chartered flights from Korea
http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/news/nation/2017/01/116_221201.html

Ancient Chinese sword unearthed after 2,300 years by archaeologists is still shiny
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/ancient-sword-china-discovered-2300-years-old-shiny-archaeologists-chinese-henan-warring-states-a7511101.html

Chinese villagers ignore police to dig up ancient coins from the Qing Dynasty Čítať ďalej

Novembrové čítanie

English needed XLV, jedna slovenčina.

China battles fierce competition and quality issues in fight for weapons sales
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/2039880/china-battles-fierce-competition-and-quality-issues

Young professor blazes trail for Hong Kong scientists in mainland China as she shines light on puzzle that eluded Einstein
http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/education-community/article/2039903/young-professor-blazes-trail-hong-kong-scientists

Cesty Čínou #5: Šanghajske bicykle
http://paveldvorak.blog.sme.sk/c/437413/cesty-cinou-5-sanghajske-bicykle.html

China’s Nuclear Power Plans Melting Down 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