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5 November 2011

Stories from 5 November 2011

Armenia: Impressions and reflections on Turkey

Costa Rica: Viral Campaign Says Country is Run by Clowns

In Costa Rica a viral video that portrays politicians as clowns has been released to protest a new tax bill. As some question the validity of such a campaign, others...

Japan: Design Week in Tokyo

Japan: Hook based solutions around the city

Colombia: Top FARC Leader Alfonso Cano Dies

Japan's IT Exodus: A Personal Perspective (Part 2)

Japanese blogger and programmer Ryo Asai describes the cultural differences between his previous workplace, a Japanese system integration company, and his new job at Amazon Japan.

Greece: The Prime Minister at Cannes, A Referendum And The 6th Tranche

Immediate and various online reactions emerged, after Greek PM Papandreou's appearance at G20 Summit in Cannes. Sarkozy and Merkel said that a Greek referendum must address the question of whether...

Madagascar: Illicit Sale of Drugs On the Rise

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