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Archive for October, 2008

Wednesday, October 15, 2008

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Wednesday, October 15, 2008

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Posted: October 15, 2008 17:56   Comments: 2
China allows peasants to trade and rent land

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China allows peasants to trade and rent land

Land reforms in China may transform the country's agriculture sector and alleviate rural poverty.

Posted: October 15, 2008 15:44   Comments: 0
Canadians re-elect Conservatives; record low turnout

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Canadians re-elect Conservatives; record low turnout

Alison Smith, a correspondent with the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, discusses the Conservative Party's victory in retaining power in Tuesday's election.

Posted: October 15, 2008 15:02   Comments: 1
Tech advances rev up across Africa

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Tech advances rev up across Africa

Africa has the fastest-growing mobile market in the world. Africans are making technological advances and actively blogging.

Posted: October 15, 2008 11:13   Comments: 1
Middle class sprawls in Nairobi, Kenya

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Middle class sprawls in Nairobi, Kenya

The scene in downtown Nairobi reflects Kenya's growing middle class, with towering buildings and multinational businesses.

Posted: October 14, 2008 23:23   Comments: 11
Tuesday, October 14, 2008

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Tuesday, October 14, 2008

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Posted: October 14, 2008 17:41   Comments: 1
Where in the world is Hugo Chavez?

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Where in the world is Hugo Chavez?

Follow Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez as he travels the world. Explore his growing international interests and ties to foreign nations.

Posted: October 14, 2008 17:31   Comments: 1
China positions itself to emerge financially sound

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China positions itself to emerge financially sound

George Ugeux comments on reports that China may take a more prominent role in the world economy's emergence from the financial crisis.

Posted: October 14, 2008 17:24   Comments: 0
Nearly 80 killed in Tijuana drug wars

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Nearly 80 killed in Tijuana drug wars

A Worldfocus contributing blogger in Tijuana writes about escalating drug violence in the city and the fear of the local population.

Posted: October 14, 2008 15:41   Comments: 1
Contender hints at running for Iranian presidency

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Contender hints at running for Iranian presidency

Middle East specialist Dr. Ghassan Shabaneh discusses the likelihood of Mohammad Khatami's candidacy amid the souring socio-economic climate under Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.

Posted: October 14, 2008 15:24   Comments: 2

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