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· January, 2007

Stories about Economics & Business from January, 2007

Bahamas: Does the war on drugs make sense?

Trinidad & Tobago: Festivals and all that jazz

Poland: Sex Scandal and Cronyism

Poland: LOT Airline

Poland: Clothing for the Pope vs G-Strings

Kurdistance: The Kirkuk Referendum

While the Kirkuk Referendum isn't expected to take place until December 2007, it is creating waves within Kurdistan, Iraq and their neighbors. Why the flurry of activity now? The Iraq...

Africa: women's rights, Africa and China

China: Out of Libya

It‘s [zh] since been disabled, but there was one especially eye-catching post on Tianya, one of China's most widely-read bbs forum sites last month. ‘Save us!’ it read. ‘We've been...

Kazakhstan: Queuing for Profit

Caucasus: iPod Purchasing Power Index

Russia: On Economy

Czech Rebublic: Dechovka Music

Dubai: Seebee Finds Nuns’ Behaviour Hilarious!

Africa: 7 lessons from Africa's entrepreneurs

Swahili Blogosphere: CIA's Role in the Zanzibar Revolution, Bloggers Association, The Wretched of the Earth, and Protesting UK's $12M Secret Payment

Following their virtual conference last November, Tanzanian bloggers are currently discussing the details of the organization they are intending to form. A blog has been set up by the interim...

Malaysia: Airline Fuel Surcharge


Arabisc: Egyptian Bloggers Tie the Knot

Like in Egyptian movies, there is a thin line between imagination and reality in Egypt, where two politically active bloggers get close to each other at an anti-government rally, then...

Russia: Moscow's High-Rises

India: Bangalore and 2 Blocks

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