Thursday, August 28, 2014

Cars choking Beijing

Bloomberg: "Growing pains in the Chinese capital of 21.1 million are on full display -- from the clogged roads around Tiananmen Square to the brown haze choking its residents. Beijing was the second most-inhospitable international city behind Moscow out of 40 studied by the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, according to a report released in February."

Wednesday, August 13, 2014


多个蒙特利尔郊区市镇提供免费公交服务: "自两年前Chambly等蒙特利尔南郊市镇提供免费公共交通后,现在又有Candiac等三个城镇步其后尘。市政当局希望通过提供免费公交服务鼓励人们少开车,同时吸引人们前来定居。"