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Wednesday linkage


Sam Roggeveen


4 June 2008 14:11

  • Wired magazine surveys the world's top ten subways. It does not include the new Eurocrat-only train service between Brussels and Strasbourg. (h/t Passport.)
  • The positive trajectory of Sino-Japanese relations continues: a Japanese warship will visit China, the first to do so since World War II.
  • Observing Japan has some thoughts on my colleague Andrew Shearer's op-ed on Australia-Japan relations.
  • China is banning plastic bags.
  • Abu Dhabi makes the single largest investment ever in photo-voltaics. Sounds impressive, but doesn't it suffer from the old 'picking winners' problem? Surely it's more efficient to just┬átax carbon so that the investment money goes to the most promising technology.