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3 December 2009 16:06

  • China at the forefront of rapid growth in Asia's online audience.
  • New Mandala has highlights of a new book claiming President Mahathir squandered RM100 billion.
  • A sober and sobering column from the FT's Martin Wolf. Tackling climate change doesn't have to be expensive, he says, but it is 'the most complex collective challenge humanity has ever confronted'.
  • Fact of the day: 'Of 237 countries and territories in the world, the 4 largest newsgathering and distribution companies that supply the world with 90% of news do not cover 116 of them.'
  • Construction is about to start on the world's first commercial passenger spaceport.
  • the Federation of American Scientists has a map of the 111 locations around the world where nuclear weapons are stored.
  • Indonesia's film censorship board bans Balibo.

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