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· December, 2007

Stories about Economics & Business from December, 2007

Latvia, Estonia: Valka and Valga

Belarus, Russia: $1.5-Billion Loan

Russia: “(Chimerical) Stability”

Ukraine: Yanukovych Privatizes State Residence

Russia: Frozen Gas, No Diesel on Sakhalin

Kazakhstan: Crisis Has Gone?

Ukraine: Yulia Tymoshenko and Coal Miners

Yulia Tymoshenko returned as Ukraine's prime minister on Dec. 18. Five days later, she was in Donetsk region, visiting the site of Ukraine's worst coal mining accident, the troubled Zasyadko...

Russia: Putinism; Putin's Fortune

Antigua, U.S.A.: Copyright Rights

Kazakhstan: Construction Crisis Gains Sharper Traits

Bahamas: Go Slow?

Zimbabwe: Currency fiasco

Japan: Economics of the “Illegal” Download

Following on recent moves by the government to regulate the Internet, plans for regulation in other areas of online communication have been moving ahead apace in Japan. Among these is...

Saudi Fatwa Against the US Dollar

Russia: Christmas Tree Decorations

Here is a holiday season story that's got very little of the traditional holiday spirit in it. Posted by LJ user souffrante and accompanied by Valeriy Leushev's photos, it's as...

Chile: A Gathering of Entrepreneurial Minds

Webprendedor, a gathering of entrepreneurs and those that want to find how they do it, took place in Santiago earlier this year. Many of the topics focused less on the...

Ukraine: PM Tymoshenko, Pro & Con

Environment: How would Green Tax in SA be implemented?

Hong Kong: Currency Peg

China: Xiamen PX

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