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· October, 2006

Stories about Economics & Business from October, 2006

Kyrgyzstan: Joining the Russian Federation

South Africa: using web 2.0 to sell jobs

Kenya: how to beat the stock market in Kenya

Hong Kong: “zero-charge” tours

The “zero-charge” tours scandal is a distinctive “free-meal” feature in Chinese capitalist society. It happens in Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan, targeting at Mainland China tourists. How does this “zero-charge”...

Trinidad & Tobago: Anti-smelter movement gains momentum

South Korea: interview with George Soros

Thailand: Attracting Arabic Speaking People

Lebanon: Communities and Contradictions

The Lebanese blogosphere is growing like crazy. This means that the following summary is not all inclusive. And in the attempt to cover as many new blogs or newly discovered...

Kenya: enlightening experience from beer fast

Nigeria: world-class Nigerian fashion magazine

Ghana: Ghanian currency available on international market

Nigeria: latest on Nigerian stock exchange

Ukraine: News Digest

Russia: Freedom to Blog

India: India and India Inc.

Madagascar: How to Invest

Malawi: innovative use of SMS in Malawi

Russia: The Second Blog War

(more buttons and userpics are here) The Russian-language blogosphere (commonly known as ZheZhe) is on fire: some users are shutting down their blogs, others are emigrating to the virtual Trinidad...

Trinidad & Tobago: The globalisation of Second Life

Nigeria: economic benefits of railway transportation

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