Online Newshour: China Prepares for 2008 Olympics


Subject:
The Olympic Games: Past, Present, Future , 2008: Beijing

Description:
Reports and news coverage by the PBS Online NewsHour about China's preparations for hosting the 2008 summer Olympic Games. Covers topics such as an odd-even car ban during Olympics to reduce traffic congestion and pollution, efforts to increase press freedoms for foreign journalists, and human rights and Tibet. Also includes a comparison of demographic factors for Olympic host cities back to 1980, slideshow about Olympic stadiums around the world, and more.

Publisher:
MacNeil/Lehrer Productions

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.pbs.org/newshour/indepth_coverage/asia/china/2008/


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