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- VIDEO: 'Exhausted workforce' in Apple factory
A BBC investigation for Panorama has exposed poor working conditions in factories making Apple products in China.
BBC News. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 19:02:34 GMT.
- USA announces 'historic' opening with Cuba
The Unites States is about to re-establish diplomatic ties within months. The last three of the Cuban Five are to be released in a prisoner swap.
Mail & Guardian. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:53:00 +0200.
- 5 Myths About Asian Startups - The Importance Of A Global Perspective
I was in Asia last week to attend a Demo Day for startups that participated in a two month acceleration program through DEV Korea where I serve as a principal. ...
By Alan Mcglade. Forbes. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 14:28:00 GMT.
- Study: Global Population Living Six Years Longer Than in 1990
Global life expectancy has risen by more than six years since 1990 thanks to falling death rates from cancer and heart disease in rich countries and better survival in poor countries from diarrhea, tuberculosis and malaria. ...
Voice of America. Thu, 18 Dec 2014 09:19:46 -0500.
- BlackBerry Classic phone a return to company's roots
BlackBerry's newest phone, the Classic, was released globally today. Here are four things you can expect from the new smartphone.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Wed, 17 Dec 2014 05:00:00 EST.
- Balkans helping EU to eliminate terrorism
Regional police are working with global organisations to stem terrorist groups' recruiting practices.
Southeast European Times. 2014-12-17.
- Online Ventures Target Global Muslim Consumer Market
From travel guides to shopping portals, new Internet ventures aim to capitalize on the growing “Muslim lifestyle” market, which is expanding beyond food to include areas such as tourism, fashion and credit cards. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 16 Dec 2014 00:37:24 -0500.
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