Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Asia Compact | 03.05.2011, 18:00 UTC

DEUTSCHE WELLE / DW-WORLD.DE Newsletter

03.05.2011, 18:00 UTC
ASIA COMPACT

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Overview of Topics

* Find out what's making the news across Asia
* Bin Laden's death to impact US Afghanistan strategy
* Indonesia: Possibly the next Asian superstar
* Audiobox: bin Laden dead
* Pakistan on the radar after bin Laden's death near capital
* Global Media Forum 2011
* Walled in! - The inner German border
* PARTNER SITE: Commentary from atlantic-community.org
* Free podcasts: live performances from the Beethovenfest
* DW Asia goes multimedia
* All about 2010 FIFA World Cup
* Free podcasts and LIVE-STREAM: Paavo Jarvi interprets Beethoven
* Travel Europe on a shoestring
* An interactive research trip to Papua New Guinea
* Join us for a jungle expedition

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Find out what's making the news across Asia

Our daily reports and analysis on a wide range of issues from the world of
politics, business and culture provide an in-depth look at what's going on
in that part of the world.

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Bin Laden's death to impact US Afghanistan strategy

Media outlets across the globe are in a coverage frenzy over the death of
Osama bin Laden. But the question remains over what long-term impact his
death will have, especially on the US strategy in Afghanistan.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa4sgI45gen02I0

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Indonesia: Possibly the next Asian superstar

Chinese PM Wen Jiabao has agreed to increase trade with Indonesia,
indicating it might be time for the biggest economy in Southeast Asia to
take its place among the Asia heavyweights.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa4sgI45gen02I1

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Audiobox: bin Laden dead

Many world leaders have hailed Osama bin Laden's death in Pakistan as a
serious blow to global terrorism. Will the world be a safer place after
Osama's death?

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa4sgI45gen02I2

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Pakistan on the radar after bin Laden's death near capital

The killing of Osama bin Laden in a mansion located around 50 kilometers
from the Pakistani capital has raised questions on how the al Qaeda leader
was able to find safe haven there for so long.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa4sgI45gen02I3

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Global Media Forum 2011

The fourth Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum "Human Rights in a globalized
World - Challenges for the Media", international conference, 20-22 June
2011, Bonn/Germany

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa4sgI45gen02I4

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Walled in! - The inner German border

For the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, Deutsche Welle has
developed a unique project in cooperation with the Berlin Wall Foundation:
an animated depiction of the former German-German border.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa4sgI45gen02I5

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PARTNER SITE: Commentary from atlantic-community.org

Atlantic-community.org is an online platform for transatlantic debate on
key issues of international politics and globalization. Find thought
provoking analysis from international policy leaders and decision makers.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa4sgI45gen02I6

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Free podcasts: live performances from the Beethovenfest

Deutsche Welle presents highlights recorded live at the Beethovenfest,
including star performers and up-and-coming talent like percussionist
Martin Grubinger and the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen. Download for
free!

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa4sgI45gen02I7

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DW Asia goes multimedia

For more background on the biggest stories in Asia, check out Deutsche
Welle's new Asia page in English at www.dw-world.de/asiacompact.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa4sgI45gen02I8

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All about 2010 FIFA World Cup

Keep up with all the action around the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Visit
DW-WORLD.DE for the complete coverage of the tournament.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa4sgI45gen02I9

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Free podcasts and LIVE-STREAM: Paavo Jarvi interprets Beethoven

DW presents live recordings from this year's Beethovenfest, available
starting Sept. 9. Also, don't miss the LIVE-STREAM of all nine Beethoven
symphonies from Sept. 9-12, interpreted by conductor Paarvo Jarvi.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa4sgI45gen02Ia

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Travel Europe on a shoestring

Want to explore Europe but you're on a tight budget? In this weekly
podcast, DW-RADIO's Pulse takes you to some of Europe's most interesting
cities and proves you don't have to spend a fortune to enjoy them.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa4sgI45gen02Ib

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An interactive research trip to Papua New Guinea

Join our reporter on an interactive journey to Papua New Guinea and visit
the country's protected forests. You can speak to the local people and find
out more about their communities.

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa4sgI45gen02Ic

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Join us for a jungle expedition

Learn about conservation and the threats that are facing the rainforests in
Guyana when we take you on a virtual tour. Our new WebDoc provides an
interactive journey through the jungle. (more)

The DW-WORLD.DE Article
http://newsletter.dw-world.de/re?l=ewa4sgI45gen02Id

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