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31 October 2008

Stories from 31 October 2008

Trinidad & Tobago: Building Walls

Bermuda: National Pride

Zambia: Zambia Election Website

China: Blog is Outdated?

The 4th Chinese Blogger Conference will be held November 15-16th, 2008, in Guangzhou, China. However, in the past year, there is a continuing discussion in the Chinese blogosphere on whether...

Bangladesh: Rickshawpuller as pop idol

D.R. of Congo: Blogging From the War Zone

The following are eye-witness accounts from bloggers based in the Eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo about the situation in the area following fresh clashes between rebels, government...

U.S and South Korea: Currency Crisis and Korean Students in the US

BOBs: Global Videobloggers Compete for Award Part 2

Earlier this week we visited the videoblogs of some of the nominees for the BOBs, Deutsche Welle's Best of Blogs awards. On this second part, we'll see which other videobloggers...

U.S and South Korea: Currency Swapping Plan

China and U.S: World of Warcraft

D.R. Congo: Confusion Reigns in Goma

Two months ago fighting resumed in the DR Congo's Eastern province of North Kivu between the rebel group led by Laurent Nkunda and government forces, in violation of a peace...

Japan: Thoughts on Itochu trading scam

On October 10th, Itochu Corporation announced that it had paid close to one hundred billion yen in false transactions valued at nearly 100 billion yen to Mongolian suppliers for construction...

Japan: Response to Obama “Put down the Wii Remote” Ad

Japan: Spam mail from a chimpanzee

Slovakia: Google Now Translates From Slovak

Cambodia: Hero of the Year nominee

Ukraine: Kyiv's Churches

Vietnam: Ancient capital as UNESCO heritage site

Indonesia: Parliament approves anti-porn law

Ukraine: MPs Are Fighting, Hryvnia Is Sinking