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9 August 2007

Stories from 9 August 2007

Iran:More worker activists arrested

Bahrain: Illegitimate Children

Bahraini blogger Lizardo is on an on-the-job training stint - which he has to complete to earn his university degree. In this translation, he tells us some of the hard...

Kyrgyzstan: SCO summit

The members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) will send their heads of state to Kyrgyzstan next week. While the Kyrgyz bloggers are amazed by the beautification of their capital...

Armenia: World Bank responds

Afghanistan: Security premium

Georgia: Winter Olympics repercussions

Central Asia: Cultural intelligence

Part One: Defending online free speech and environmental rights in Bulgaria

The June 29, 2007 decision of the Bulgarian Administrative Court (VAS) to remove the protected status of the National Park Strandzha, has evoked a strong reaction from the Bulgarian blogsphere...

Trinidad & Tobago: TSTT's Flat Rate

Trinidad & Tobago: Caribbean Overlooked for Booker

Jamaica: Nomination Day

Dominica, Haiti: Earthbag Homes

Cuba: Taking Off the Boxing Gloves?

Barbados: Climate Change

Japan: Tanabata Festival

Philippines: Tourists Could Stay in Philippines for Two Years

Singapore: Happy Birthday to Singapore from Thailand

Kyrgyzstan: Website attacked

Syria: Lebanese Border and Toilet Etiquette

Yazan Badran takes us on a tour of Syrian blogs where bloggers are discussing the worsening of conditions of Syrian workers and families at the Lebanese-Syrian border, calls for the...

Paraguay: Internet Availability and Prices