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IAfrica South African Business News
China pushes Tibet tourism amid criticismChalets of the Artel hotel in Lulang, near Nyingchi in China's Tibet Autonomous
China pushes Tibet tourism amid criticism
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 4 days ago
Chalets of the Artel hotel in Lulang, near Nyingchi in China's Tibet Autonomous Region. Credit: AFP China has unveiled a sparkling new hotel as part of its drive to get tens of millions more tourists to visit Tibet, even as critics say the push is... Read more
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SciDev.net
Glacial lake floods threaten Tibet[LHASA] Tibet’s expanding glacial lakes threaten downstream communities in Nepa
Glacial lake floods threaten Tibet
SciDev.net / Posted 7 days ago
[LHASA] Tibet’s expanding glacial lakes threaten downstream communities in Nepal, reports Jane Qiu. Geologists gathered in Beijing for the 33rd International Geographical Congress, held in August, reported that at least six of Tibet’s southern lakes... Read more
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iafrica.com
China pushes Tibet tourism amid criticismChalets of the Artel hotel in Lulang, near Nyingchi in China's Tibet Autonomous
China pushes Tibet tourism amid criticism
iafrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Chalets of the Artel hotel in Lulang, near Nyingchi in China's Tibet Autonomous Region. Credit: AFP China has unveiled a sparkling new hotel as part of its drive to get tens of millions more tourists to visit Tibet, even as critics say the push is... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The plateau, unpacifiedAN ELDERLY woman with long, grey plaits, wearing a traditional Tibetan apron of
The plateau, unpacified
Namibia Economist / Posted 8 days ago
AN ELDERLY woman with long, grey plaits, wearing a traditional Tibetan apron of wool in colourful stripes, has spent her day weaving thread outside her home near the southern end of Qinghai Lake, high on the Tibetan plateau. She is among hundreds of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China pushes Tibetan tourism while critics fear impactNYINGCHI, CHINA: China has unveiled a sparkling new hotel as part of its drive
China pushes Tibetan tourism while critics fear impact
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
NYINGCHI, CHINA: China has unveiled a sparkling new hotel as part of its drive to get tens of millions more tourists to visit Tibet, even as critics say the push is slowly eroding the local culture. With a presidential suite that costs US$1,000 a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
China pushes Tibetan tourism while critics fear impactNYINGCHI (CHINA) - China has unveiled a sparkling new hotel as part of its driv
China pushes Tibetan tourism while critics fear impact
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
NYINGCHI (CHINA) - China has unveiled a sparkling new hotel as part of its drive to get tens of millions more tourists to visit Tibet, even as critics say the push is slowly eroding the local culture. Tourists visit the iconic Potala Palace in Lhasa... Read more
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SciDev.net
Glacial lake outburst floods threaten Tibet, Nepal[LHASA] Tibet’s expanding glacial lakes threaten downstream communities in Nepa
Glacial lake outburst floods threaten Tibet, Nepal
SciDev.net / Posted 11 days ago
[LHASA] Tibet’s expanding glacial lakes threaten downstream communities in Nepal, reports Jane Qiu. Geologists gathered in Beijing for the 33rd International Geographical Congress, held in August, reported that at least six of Tibet’s southern lakes... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Travel advice on Asia's customs and culturelanguages, distinct traditions and customs, and vastly different food cultures.
Travel advice on Asia's customs and culture
Daily Liberal / Posted 16 days ago
languages, distinct traditions and customs, and vastly different food cultures. So who better to ask to solve some of the mysteries about what to see, what to eat, what to do and – most importantly – what not to do, in some of our favourite... Read more
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The Hindu
Give a dog a bone, a child a homeFertility centres seem to be coming up faster than, erm, babies. I turn a corne
Give a dog a bone, a child a home
The Hindu / Posted 26 days ago
Fertility centres seem to be coming up faster than, erm, babies. I turn a corner, and there I spot a spanking new facility. I turn a newspaper page, and here I come across an ad for a newly opened centre or a new fertility department of an existing... Read more

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