Maureen Pao

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Urban Farms Build Resilience Within Singapore's Fragile Food System

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Tiny Singapore imports almost all of its food. From gardens on deserted car parks to vertical farms in the vanishing countryside, a movement is afoot to help boost its agricultural production.


Why Taiwanese Students Stormed The Government

Thursday, March 27, 2014

A trade deal allowing Chinese investment in more service sectors was the provocation. But the real issue is Taiwan's sense that it's losing its identity and being overwhelmed by its powerful neighbor.


Russian Vodka (Made In Latvia) And Other 'National' Products

Saturday, August 10, 2013

Levi's jeans made in Asia; Honda Civics made in America. What other iconic national products have pulled the old switcheroo?


New Kind Of Ikea Hack: Flat-Packs Head To Refugee Camps

Tuesday, July 02, 2013

For decades, millions of refugees around the world have lived in canvas tents. But those tents are hot during the day, cold at night, and afford little privacy. Ikea and the U.N. refugee agency are working to provide a durable and innovative alternative. Testing on the units begins this month in Ethiopia.


At U.N., Ahmadinejad Lays Out Vision Of New World Order

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad used his eighth appearance before the U.N. General Assembly to elaborate on his vision of a new world order and criticize what he calls the world's "hegemonic" and "expansionist" powers.