China’s Money and Immigrants Pour into Tibet/Tibet preplavljajo kitajski imigranti

Edward Wong of the New York Times writes that China sees development and an enhanced security presence as key to stability, but the large influx of Chinese migrants has deepened resentment among many Tibetans. He writes that the central government invested $3 billion in the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) last year, a 31 percent increase over 2008 and Han Chinese workers, investors, teachers and soldiers are pouring into Tibet. Tibet’s gross domestic product is growing at a 12 percent annual rate, faster than the robust Chinese national average, but migrant Han entrepreneurs elbow out Tibetan rivals. Read the full article  HERE

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