Country Profiles

Himiko, Mysterious First Empress in Japan

Every Japanese knows the name of this first ruler of Japan, Himiko (175 - 248). This ruler was female. She was an empress. She is the first Japanese appears in written historical record. Another noteworthy fact is that we have known her, not from Japanese historical record, but from Chinese historical book. According to this ancient Chinese...
Jan 14, 2015 |

10 Things to Consider Before Relocating Or Moving to Africa

1. Africa is a big and diverse continent with 53 countries and an estimated 2000 languages. And contrary to what you often read or hear, it is not one country nor are all Africans the same. Therefore, any attempt to stereotype the infrastructure of the countries, the political stability or lack thereof, the level or absence of sophistication, is...
Dec 23, 2014 |

The Nigeria New Country Code Domain Extension Dot NG Is A New Internet Business Boom

The Nigeria new domain Country code extension is a force to be reckoned with and there is no doubt about that, but the question that runs across my mind every time, is; will it be a blessing to this great country or another curse like the black gold or call it petroleum.
Dec 23, 2014 |

Cuba - One of the Best Countries to Retire - Discover What Makes Cuba a Top Retirement Haven

Cuba will join Costa Rica, Mexico and Belize as Latin America's prime retirement havens. Retirees from all over the world will see Cuba as an affordable place to maximize their lifestyles, be lured by the warm climate, abundance of new business opportunities and one the hottest travel destinations in the world due to its proximity to the United...
Dec 23, 2014 |

Comprendre la couleur et ses profils

Decouvrez la theorie des couleurs et les espaces colorimetriques, apprenez la gestion des couleurs, utilisez les profils couleur ICC.
Feb 10, 2016 |

ej-technologies

ej-technologies GmbH was founded in 2001 as a privately held company and specializes in solutions that help programmers make the most of their own applications. With its focused expertise in the areas of performance and deployment, ej-technologies is developing the next generation of enterprise application development tools.
Feb 10, 2016 |

Remembering '85, Mexico City public leaps into quake rescue

Baruch García stood at an intersection Tuesday afternoon after a deadly earthquake, trying to direct traffic away from a road cutting through La Condesa’s lush Parque México. On the other side of... Read More

Lessons in identity from Kurds and Catalans

One of the defining challenges in the 21st century has been how to balance demands for independence by certain peoples with the sanctity of national borders. Just in the coming days alone, two... Read More

Kremlin frets as Russia's once restive Islamist region takes up political Islam

Russia fought two bloody wars in its Caucasus republic of Chechnya, ostensibly to crush an emerging threat of Islamist extremism on its own soil. Mr. Kadyrov is imposing sharia (Islamic law) on... Read More