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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 tax carbon so that the investment money goes to the most promising technology.

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