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· April, 2009

Stories about East Asia from April, 2009

27 April 2009

China: Who is Siemen's Man in China?

China: Brutal film on brutal history

Japan: The Trouble with ‘Free’ Money

As part of an economic stimulus package, the Japanese government is spending two trillion JPY for cash handouts to boost consumer spending. To put it simply, all Japanese citizens and...

Japan: Tunisians in Japan

Global Health: Swine Flu Threat Spreads Worldwide

Confirmed or suspected cases of swine flu, which was detected in Mexico earlier this month, have now been found in at least seven other countries around the world. The World...

25 April 2009

Japan: 50 Japanese Twitter Bots to Follow

Taiwan: “Luc Besson, you find the wrong guy”

Cambodia: Doubts over the Khmer Rouge Tribunal

The Khmer Rouge Tribunal is now weeks into its first trial with the prosecution of Duch for crimes against humanity and war crimes. But as the trial continues, many wonder...

24 April 2009

Korea: Things that might surprise you in North America

A netizen shows an interesting post about 22 things that surprise you while you travel America. It is fun to see how things are natural in a place could be...

Japan: Petition for Tsuyoshi Kusanagi

China: Plurk is blocked

Taiwan: Fights in the Legislature