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Five Year Plan

These Charts Show How China's Economy Is Changing Amid Labor Unrest

Nathan Gardels | Posted 04.28.2017 | World
Nathan Gardels

China's rapid modernization is leveling off after decades of high growth. And the whole world is feeling it. These infographics from China-U.S. Focus offer a snapshot of China's situation today.

China's Dual Economic and Environmental Crises Present an Opportunity for Green Growth

Margot Song | Posted 03.24.2017 | World
Margot Song

Concerns over China's economic and environmental crises should not be dismissed quickly. But they also present an opportunity. China's modern history could very well be that of an environmental revolution.

China's New Five-Year Plan Embraces the Third Industrial Revolution

Nathan Gardels | Posted 11.05.2016 | World
Nathan Gardels

BEIJING -- China's future development is about economic transformation. Through green growth and the application of Internet technologies, China can spur new opportunities and foster global sustainable development.

Put a Ring on It: A Conversation with Beth Kendrick

Brandi Megan Granett | Posted 11.01.2016 | Home
Brandi Megan Granett

Put a Ring On It is a delicious romp of a novel by Beth Kendrick, author of New Uses for Old Boyfriends. Here we meet Brighton Smith, a reluctant heartbreak tourist, who changes everything with a drunken night that turns into what she calls a "screw up summer" and a new chance at love.

Making Chinese Cities Smarter: Leapfrogging Intra-city Transport Development with 'Big Data'

André Corrêa d'Almeida | Posted 09.30.2016 | World
André Corrêa d'Almeida

The period 2015/2016 is unique and remarkable for the development prospects of China. First, last week China took part in the UN global summit regarding the adoption of 17 sustainable development goals for the next 15 years.

The Best Two Half-Decades in Literary History

Dave Astor | Posted 10.08.2011 | Home
Dave Astor

They were unplanned "Five-Year Plans" for the ages: the amazing proliferation of classic novels published from 1846 to 1851 and from 1922 to 1927. And, believe it or not, one author had a book in both those periods!

Your Five-Year And Ten-Year Plan

Marc Lesser | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Marc Lesser

We all need to take care of our financial lives. However, what she learned was to see and appreciate the life she was already living, to embrace what she loved and appreciated about her life.

The Five Year -- Oh Forget It Already

Richard Laermer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Richard Laermer

Once upon a time, everyone -- not just irate Soviet dictators and worried undergraduates -- had a Five Year Plan. So what the hell happened?