EDITOR'S DESK
What Does 'Beauty Economy' Imply?
  
 



 
VOL.48 NO.24 JUNE 16, 2005
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  CONVENIENT SERVICE: One does not have to head to beauty salons for a makeover as this customer finds out at a shopping center in Shenyang, Liaoning Province  
  Cover Story  
It is said that a person has seven seconds to make a good first impression. Being beautiful helps.
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PEOPLE & POINTS
Defense Spending Accusations

 

VIEWPOINT

Stock Woes and Cause


More Stories
NATION
Beauty Lies in the Hands of the Spender
Chinese shelling out to look good
Taking a Risk to Be Beautiful
Dangers of cosmetic surgery going unnoticed
Sands of Time Running Out
Desertification eating up China
Holding Back the Desert
Grand plan to save Arlarshan Plateau
What a Life
Senior citizens face a grim future
Embroidering Goodwill
Master craftswoman stiches her way to cultural exchanges
WORLD
How to Tackle an Old Problem
Textile dispute needs a fresh approach
Europe Struggles for Unity
G4 Plan Will Split UN, Says China
BUSINESS
Is Quota-free Trade a Pipe Dream?
US imposed import restrictions on Chinese textiles debacle
China Levies Neoprene Tax
High-Speed Line Riddle
Speculation rife about new Beijing-Shanghai rail line
Indian Business Giant Entering China
State of the Market
FORUM

Why Are the Rich Not Giving to Charity?

EXPAT'S EYE
Riding the Bus

Learning the ropes of inner city bus travel is part of the Chinese experience

SNAPSHOT

Invest in Knowing Chin

 
 
Olympic Volunteers
Jacque Rogge and Liu Qi join senior Chinese Olympic officials and volunteers to launch the Beijing Olympic Volunteer Program on June 5.
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