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· June, 2011

Stories about Economics & Business from June, 2011

Uruguay: Controversy Over Open-Pit Iron Ore Mining Project

A project to build an open-pit iron ore mine in central Uruguay has divided the country's citizens, who are manifesting their differing opinions on the streets and online.

South Sudan: An Argument Against Arming the South

Bermuda: The Attitude/Economics Equation

Japan: Real Voices, Real Japan

Trinidad & Tobago: New Social Network Platform

Jamaica: Child Labour

South Korea: Hunger Strike at Temple

Uruguay: In Cerro Chato Citizens Protest in Favor and Against the Aratirí Mining Project

El Salvador: Food Security, a Historical and Ongoing Struggle

Haiti: Helping to Stop Human Trafficking

Bermuda: Fiscal Mismanagement

Puerto Rico: Fortuño Campaign vs. Al Jazeera Documentary

Sri Lanka: China Investing In Land

Haiti: BBBC Benefits in Question

Guatemala: What can you eat with one dollar?

Honduras: Dam Project on UNESCO World Heritage in Danger Site Gets Little English Media Attention

Spain: Manuel Castells at #AcampadaBCN

Tanzania: North Mara Mine Victims Not Forgotten

Nigeria: MTN Nigeria, Stop!

South Korea: Labor Workers Fight Against Police and Corporation

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