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New global e-readiness rankings

The Economist Intelligence Unit released its 2006 e-readiness rankings yesterday. The index is a measure of a country’s readiness for e-business, judged by Internet access, broadband penetration, innovation, information security, and other ...

Venezuela seeks soft power

At the direction of President Hugo Chavez, Venezuela is spending billions to bolster its political influence and image in Latin America and beyond, on everything from samba parades in Brazil to heating oil for Americans. According to the NYT, with ...