Iceland freezes stock market amid crisis
Marcus Mabry of The New York Times discusses Iceland's economy and predicts a global recession for years to come.
Posted: October 9, 2008 18:43
In the Newsroom
Covering the worldwide financial storm
Martin Savidge describes the indelible images and fundamental questions behind our reporting on the global financial crisis.
Posted: October 9, 2008 12:20
Blogwatch / Audio
World watches McCain, Obama debate
While bloggers react to the U.S. presidential debate, freelance journalist Wafaa Jamil and Peter Ford of The Christian Science Monitor discuss the lack of interest in Palestine and China.
Posted: October 8, 2008 17:50
Bloggers recount independence day festivities
Over the last week, several nations celebrated their independence. Here is a round-up of blogger accounts of the world festivities.
Posted: October 6, 2008 14:20
China’s tainted milk spills into Hong Kong and Macau
Michael Zhao of the Asia Society Center on U.S.-China Relations discusses Unilever's recall of the Lipton brand milk-tea powder.
Posted: September 30, 2008 18:35
China maps out long-term space plan
Giles Alston discusses the significance of China's recent space launch to both the country and the world.
Posted: September 26, 2008 10:08
Blogwatch / Audio
China launches first space walk mission
China has launched its first space walk mission and continues to expand its space program.
Posted: September 25, 2008 18:37
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez visits China
Shannon O'Neil, a Latin American specialist from the Council on Foreign Relations, discusses Chavez's relationship at home and abroad.
Posted: September 23, 2008 18:44
Contaminated milk crisis widens in China
Bloggers react as four children have died and at least 6,000 have been sickened by milk powder in China.
Posted: September 18, 2008 15:53
Northeast Asia’s interests heighten on Korean peninsula
A Worldfocus contributing citizen journalist examines the interests of North Korea's neighboring countries.
Posted: September 17, 2008 11:24