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Entries from May 2006

James Kynge – China Shakes the World

May 9th, 2006 · No Comments

It’s truly remarkable how, in early 2004, a global increase in accidents involving people falling down manholes became one of the first indicators of the massive boom taking place in China’s economy. But the fact is that as the “Dragon of the East” grew as a manufacturing base, its need for raw materials, especially iron, […]

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