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· December, 2006

Stories about Development from December, 2006

Russia, Belarus: “Gazilla”

There's a distinct sense of deja vu this New Year's Eve: Gazprom, Russia's largest (and state-controlled) company and the world's biggest extractor of natural gas, is in the spotlight again,...

Trinidad & Tobago: Smeltdown

The Balkans: Main 2006 Stories

Trinidad & Tobago: Corporate responsibility initiative

Serbia, USA: What Serbs Think About America

In his blog post called “America is shaking”, Neven Andjelic shares his opinion on the United States (SRP): This big country is shaking. A number of events have caused the...

Senegal: lessons from the Mourides

Jamaica: What the country needs

Trinidad & Tobago: The smelter moves

Kenya: DIY phone booth

Sri Lanka: Two years after the Tsunami

Hungary: Demography

Jamaica: Development and apathy

Laos: New Mekong Bridge and Troubles with Traffic Direction

India: Community Video Unit and Dalits

Libya:A view into the blogging scene

The Libyan blogosphere is rich and diverse, but quietly apolitical. I'm constantly surprised at how it has sprouted during the last three years. It may have less bloggers than other...

Africa: blood diamond

Philippines: Learning from Seoul City Planners

Hong Kong: blogger alliance against Star Ferry demolition

Laos: Touristy Vang Vieng

Malaysia: Maglev link between Singapore and Malaysia

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