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· November, 2011

Stories about Economics & Business from November, 2011

Peru: Conga Mining Project Suspended in Wake of Public Pressure

Protesting residents have managed to temporarily suspend operations of the Conga gold mining project, but protests continue all the same in support of the project's definitive cancellation. At the heart...

Cuba: Under “Survey-lance”

Cuba: Mariela's Red Light Comment

China: Sina's Credibility Crisis

China: Economic News Roundup

Cuba: Entrepreneurship & Home Ownership

Bangladesh: Corporate Social Responsibility – A Half Truth

Zambia: Cash Dug Out From Ex-Minister's Farm Shocks Nation

Zambia’s investigative units recently dug out nearly US$ 466,000, buried in the ground at a farm belonging to former minister, Austin Liato. Zambians on various social networking sites have reacted...

North Korea's Cellular Network Surpasses 800,000 3G Subscriptions

Russia: Siberian Light's This Week in Russia Blogs #1

Trinidad & Tobago: Anya's Section Launch

Kenya: Mapping Mobile Money

Barbados: CL Financial Back in 2007

Zambia: Should “Tujilijili” be Banned?

Ghana: Startup Weekend Accra

South Korea: Video of Protests against Free Trade Deal with US

Brazil: Maximum Fine After Silence on Chevron's Oil Spill

On 7 November, an oil platform operated by Chevron-Texaco and located 350km off coast from Rio de Janeiro, began spilling crude oil. Two weeks after, the spill is believed to...

Bulgaria: New Protest Against Shale Gas Planned

Trinidad & Tobago: The Colman Commission

Barbados: Applauding Anya

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