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· November, 2009

Stories about Governance from November, 2009

25 November 2009

Singapore: Illegal employment termination

Trinidad & Tobago: Waste of Time?

Russia Begins Registering Domains in Cyrillic

RuNet Echo

November 2009 will take a special place in the history of the Russian Internet. It is the month when a Cyrillic domain zone was born - .РФ (Russian Federation). Russia...

24 November 2009

UAE bans Talk Show On Request From Pakistan

Sri Lanka: Potentials Of Fishing Industry

Egypt: President Mubarak and the Egyptian Dignity

Egyptian Facebook users continue to discuss the ramifications of the aftermath of the Algeria vs Egypt football final, which saw Algeria qualifying to the World Cup finals in South Africa...

Russia: Mansion of The President Has A Lot To Offer

23 November 2009

India: Wither The Thoughts Of Mumbai Attack?

Turkmenistan: Influenzastan

Kazakhstan: A Beacon of Anticorruption Activity?

Kyrgyzstan: President consolidates his rule

Afghanistan: Corruption, corruption

Egypt: Alaa Mubarak for President?

Several names have been thrown in the pool of candidates for Egypt's 2011 presidential elections. Now a new name is being floated. Find out why Alaa Mubarak, the Egyptian President's...

22 November 2009

Philippines: TV Ads of Presidential Candidates

Election season has started in the Philippines. Check out the TV ads of presidential candidates which have been uploaded on YouTube.

Malaysia-Singapore Water Agreements Under Review

Singapore sources about half of its water supply from its neighbor, Malaysia. It has two major water agreements with Malaysia. One of these agreements will expire two years from now....

Malaysia: Selling sand to Singapore

21 November 2009

Taiwan: Science park expansion dispute

Recently, the Executive Yuan in Taiwan has passed a bill in favor of Central Taiwan Science Park (CTSP) fourth stage expansion. The construction plan has drawn the attention of ecologists...

Haiti: Elections Coming

Poland: Catholics Propose Adding Cross to National Emblem

Sylwia Presley reviews the reactions of Polish bloggers to a recent proposal by a Polish Catholic group to include the symbol of the cross in the national coat of arms.

20 November 2009

Russia: Local Authorities Slow Broadband Development

RuNet Echo

On November 10, activists held a rally calling for broadband Internet and protesting against Internet provider monopoly in the township of Kraskovo (Moscow region, 10 km from the Moscow beltroad)....

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