World’s strongest economies are quickly deteriorating
The OECD warns that what had been some of the world's strongest economies -- China, Russia and Germany -- are now deteriorating the most quickly. Marcus Mabry of The New York Times discusses how this will impact the U.S.
Posted: January 13, 2009 16:34
World’s automotive industry struggles to survive
Analyst Maryann Keller speaks about falling car sales worldwide and considers the options for the U.S. auto industry.
Posted: December 8, 2008 15:50
European immigration: France, Germany and Italy
Worldfocus' signature series on European immigration from France, Germany and Italy.
Posted: November 20, 2008 11:26
Citizenship gained by soil or blood
Nationality laws vary greatly around the globe. Here is a chart detailing the size of foreign-born populations and protocols for citizenship and naturalization around the world.
Posted: November 19, 2008 18:01
Blogwatch / Video
Turkish immigrants cement Islam in Germany
As the immigration debate heats up in Germany, mosques are popping up and Turkish immigrants are rising up through the political system.
Posted: November 17, 2008 19:25
International journalists swarm U.S. for election
As Americans head to the polls, a large number foreign journalists are coming to the country, citing unprecedented interest around the world.
Posted: November 4, 2008 16:19
Hindi music and Palestinian beer toast Oktoberfest
Inspired by Germany's annual beer festival, countries around the world break out their steins.
Posted: October 23, 2008 15:59
Bush to meet G7 to discuss market turmoil
Sharyn O'Halloran, professor of political science at Columbia University, discusses the difficulty of coordinating international banking efforts.
Posted: October 10, 2008 19:53
Video / Audio
EU struggles to unite against bank crisis
Marcus Mabry of The New York Times and Jeffrey White of The Christian Science Monitor discuss the attempt by European countries to coordinate efforts in responding to the financial crisis.
Posted: October 6, 2008 18:45
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