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Watch out Australia and NZ, Hong Kong and Papua New Guinea are on their way

In a massive boost for cricket in the Asia-Pacific, the International Cricket Council has announced that Hong Kong and Papua New Guinea will be given ODI Status becoming the 15th and 16th nations to be granted ODI Status. 503 more words


Here are the world's top space universities

How would you rank the world’s best space-technology universities? You could do worse than looking at the scientific papers produced on satellite technology. The wealthy-nation think tank known as the OECD did just that in a recent paper on the economic implications of space exploration. 131 more words

ProQuest: Worldwide Political Science Abstracts

The following source is useful when trying to find international government information. This source is updated, at least, annually so that you are sure to receive the most up-to-date and accurate information about the government worldwide. 133 more words


The tradegy of Government - A tale of inaction and harsh consequences

Governments seem reluctant to act upon climate change, even after a number of meetings and summits e.g. Copenhagen and Cancun, limited action is taking place. The news is filled with headlines that suggest action… 698 more words

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Here's why emerging markets are a challenge for Apple Pay

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Apple Pay could certainly be the nail in the wallet’s coffin, similar to what the iTunes model was for music when it was introduced in 2001. 696 more words

A Second Look at Convergence

Despite some evidence, rapid convergence is alive and well for many countries.

Homi Kharas | Brookings Institution

In a recent article called “Economic Convergence: The Headwinds Return… 845 more words


Solar Power Could Prevent Millions of Deaths, and More!


Solar Getting Cheaper, Attracting More Investment reports Seth Zuckerman at ClimateCast. The price of rooftop solar dropped up to15% in 2013, says a new… 228 more words