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18 October 2006

Stories from 18 October 2006

Papua New Guinea: On the Iron Lady of Liberia

Singapore: Government and Web 2.0

Singapore: Singapore's role in the history of Lonely Planet travel guidebooks

New Caledonia: Fete du Boeuf

Says Sebastien Merion from 5 Minutes en Nouvelle Caledonie: J'ai l'impression de revenir direct des States, mais non, ce n'était que le village de Païta et sa fameuse fête du...

Thailand: Bangkok's Latest Shopping Mall

Taiwan: mobile coffee

Taiwan: Taipei Mayoral election

China: censorship

China: business social responsibility

China: How to improve Beijing's quality of life

China: labour law

China: decriminalization of sex worker

China: eating Chinese

Armenia: Vostan Hayots Reunion

Argentina: Smoking Prohibited?

Smoking bans have inspired coffee house debates throughout the world. Earlier this month Argentina followed the lead of Uruguay, Spain, and Ukraine by banning smoking in public spaces smaller than...

Central Asia: History of Japanese Relations

Kazakhstan: R&D

Afghanistan: Getting There

Mongolia: Drinking Water

Venezuela: New Passenger Rail Service