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6 May 2007

Stories from 6 May 2007

The Panama Canal Expansion, Labor Day Issues and Quingming

Panamanian bloggers talk about food, Labor Day closings and the Panama Canal expansion. In addition, one blogger talks about the practice of honoring the dead in China.

Ghana: Ghana Music Award winners

Swahili Blogosphere: State of education in Tanzania, M-Pesa and Open Source Movement in Kenya

Higher education students in Tanzania are still finding it hard to adapt to the user-pay system in which they have to directly pay for the costs of university education. Under...

Singapore: Ikea and Plastic Bags

Laos: Big Laotian Breakfast

China: Most influential unknown person

When 22 year-old Beijing-based blogger Zeng Jinyan (曾金燕) was chosen by Time magazine this week as one of the world's most influential people, well, there aren't all that many reactions...

Vietnam: Marriage Customs

Cambodia: Intellectual Property

Vietnam: Blog Anniversary

Thailand: Thailand and YouTube

Thailand: Incompetent Bank of Thailand

Cameroon: Manu Dibango's musical tribute to New Orleans

Landing at the Iraqi Blogodrome

Cliques of bastards and villains are controlling the living stream in a country that was once upon a time the prophets and messengers foothold. Slim after slim sits cross-legged on...

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