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· July, 2006

Stories about Economics & Business from July, 2006

31 July 2006

Azerbaijan: Oil

Nigeria: Missing Lagos

South Africa: Trade union

China: reticence: would-be lesbians, corporate executives and urban journalists

Ever wonder why there was no male version of 2004's smash television phenomenon Super Girl? While a lesbian conspiracy might have made for better Communist Party PR positioning than news...

29 July 2006

The Week That Was in Bahrain

Local events took the sidelines as Bahrain bloggers turned their attention to the war ravaging Lebanon this week.

28 July 2006

Russia: Chavez in Russia

Uzbekistan: Privatization

African innovation: hi-tech roads

Cameroon: Cooperative dairy

War in Lebanon and Privatization

The Lebanon war is still hot news in Iran and Iranian bloggers talk about it. By reading some blogs we discover a very original approach to protesting against war, taking...

27 July 2006

China: money out of disaster

Cheese Fraud: Viral Marketing Phenomenon

Gilbertte Van Erpe introduces herself as a French business woman. She has been doing fraud in Belgium, France, Peru and the last year it was the Chilean citizens’ turn. Bloggers...

Haiti: Investment Made Easier

Russia: Kremlin's Big Fish Fishing

Liberia: Firestone under fire