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20 April 2009

Stories from 20 April 2009

Jamaica: Perspective on Pirates

Unemployment in Singapore

Global Health: Twitter Face-Off To Fight Malaria

This past week Twitter became the newest weapon in the fight against malaria when American actor Ashton Kutcher challenged news network CNN to a race to get a million Twitter...

Georgia: War speculation

Azerbaijan: Corruption in the education sector

Kazakhstan: Blackout in Almaty

Last Wednesday, April 15, due to damage of the high-voltage power line Toktogul-Frunze (the largest line in the Kyrgyz Republic), most enterprises and even strategic buildings in towns of the...

Reflections on Barcamp Kuala Lumpur 2009

Jackie Chan: Chinese need control

“I'm mot sure if it's good to have freedom or not, I'm really confused now. If there is too much freedom, like the way Hong Kong is today, it is...

Malaysia: Facebook now more popular than Friendster

Cambodia: “Finest pepper in the world”

Global crisis affects Cambodian migrant workers

Thailand: Red Shirt videos

Latin America: Pride on Local Musicians in YouTube's Symphony Orchestra

Latin American bloggers have been writing about the YouTube Symphony Orchestra's debut at the Carnegie Hall, where the winners of a world-wide online contest where were flown into New York...

Kazkahstan: Web2.0 government

Kazakhstan: Opposition wants to unite

Kyrgyzstan: Serious Emergency at the Kyrgyz Electric Linesna

Kyrgyzstan: News About the President’s Election Race

Kazakhstan: Kazakh party vs. Chinese companies

Mongolia: Putin to visit Mongolia

China: Gangster in the Government

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