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Weathering the Ebola epidemic in Liberia

Aug 26, 2014
It's not just Ebola that's hurting people in West Point, Monrovia.
Posted In: Ebola, Africa

How the Ebola outbreak affects Nigerian small business

Aug 13, 2014
Nigeria confirmed at least 13 cases of the disease last week.
Posted In: Ebola, Nigeria, bbc

Shhh! It's time for Formula E!

Jul 10, 2014
If Formula E is the future of racing, then it's going to be a rather quiet place.
Posted In: racing, formula 1, formula e, cars

Google deleted a BBC reporter's article. Is it right?

Jul 9, 2014
Google can delete articles from its search engine under a new ruling.
Posted In: Google

Iraqi and Syrian refugees are flowing into Erbil

Jun 16, 2014
How will the country handle an influx of displaced people?
Posted In: Iraq, refugees

What Thailand's political climate means for the economy

May 22, 2014
In the past, instability hasn't had much effect.
Posted In: Thailand
Rana Plaza building collapse

What has changed one year after Rana Plaza

Apr 24, 2014
Improving factories has been slow for Bangladeshis and their international trading partners.
Posted In: Bangladesh, Rana Plaza, garment factory

Ukraine's economy, as felt on the street

Apr 15, 2014
"Ukraine needs help from abroad, that's what the interim government knows."
Posted In: ukraine, Crimea, Russia

The science of food and sound

Apr 2, 2014
Why businesses are interested in 'neurogastronomy'
Posted In: obesity, Food

As fast food makes inroads, India's obesity rate rockets

Mar 31, 2014
For many better-off young Indians, Western-style fast food is considered cool. And as they down burgers and sugary sodas, obesity is spreading.
Posted In: obesity

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