China Wants to Commercialize the Other Side of Mount Everest in Tibet
Adam Minter, Bloomberg
Purists won't like what China wants to do with the Tibetan side of Mount Everest as it seeks to build tourism and accessibility in a tradeoff against Everest's unspoiled beauty on the Nepalese side. China also hopes to create jobs and commercial opportunities in unruly and independence-seeking Tibet.
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