Why our living standards are now in China’s hands – The Drum (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

China has become a victim of its own incredible success. On paper, it remains an economic miracle, but the rapid transformation has come at a cost that could spell serious trouble for Australia, writes Ian Verrender.The air stings in Shanghai. On a normal day, great billowing clouds of it swirl through the city’s glass and steel canyons reducing visibility to less than 100 metres.

via Why our living standards are now in China’s hands – The Drum (Australian Broadcasting Corporation).

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One comment

  1. ianscyberspace · July 23, 2015

    The pollution reminds me of Sydney in the 1950s

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