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· October, 2008

Stories about Governance from October, 2008

30 October 2008

Nepal: The troubled republic

Recession hits Singapore

Singapore is a major financial center in the world. It is also one of the richest countries in Asia. Unfortunately, it is not immune to the economic aftershocks caused by...

29 October 2008

Ukraine: Sex Workers and the Police

Maldives: A new president after 30 years

Trinidad & Tobago: Not Adding Up

Pakistan: A 6.4 magnitude quake hits Balochistan

Malaysia: Press freedom ranking

Thailand will ban websites that attack monarchy

Russia: “Help Svetlana Bakhmina” Petition

As of now, 71,250 people have signed an online petition appealing to the Russian president to pardon Svetlana Bakhmina, a former senior lawyer for Mikhail Khodorkovsky's oil company Yukos, who...

27 October 2008

Russia: Kaliningrad's Real and “Fake” Estate

Guatemala: Heavy Rains and Flooding Affecting the Poorest Communities

The past month has been very difficult for many Guatemalans because of heavy rains caused by tropical storms. Floods and storms affect many communities, but the impact is higher in...

China: Rumors and Authorities

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