North Korea welcomes foreign tourist dollars

In an odd move, it appears that North Korea is considering allowing foreign travel groups to enter into the country for holiday purposes year-round and for longer than five-days at a time.

Canada investigates how green biofuels really are

The Canadian government has announced that it will investigate the environmental and health effects of producing ethanol as well as biodiesels as reports come in of overseas production facilities hav...

Korea expects 8 million travellers for 2009

South Korea recently announced that it was expecting some 7.81 million foreign travellers for the full year of 2009, and partly attributed this to a weak won which made trips to the country relativel...