The Peugeot 408: it might be a French brand but this model wont be built in France but in China, for the Chinese market. It's the first time Peugeot has launched a new car outside France. By playing the globalization game, Peugeot is compensating for the expected slowdown in the European market. The plan does mean moving some production out of France - going against the French government's commitment to stop home-grown car manufacture from relocating abroad.
It's Obama-mania in Ghana as the US president prepares for a flying visit to the country on Friday. Barack Obama is there to push his message that conflict-tainted Africa needs good governance and economic progress.
While concerns about climate change are growing, Australia is planning to double its coal exports by 2030. Australia is already the biggest coal exporter in the world, extracting over 300 million tons every year.
Indonesia is a country which is still trying to balance the old order with the new. Out of the six candidates who ran for the presidency and vice-presidency, three were former generals who served the dictator Suharto.
A retired French general recently cast doubt on the official version of the massacre of seven French monks in Algeria in 1996. We speak to Professor George Joffe, a lecturer on politics and international studies at Cambridge University.
In Pakistan, the burqa is associated with protecting women's modesty by hiding their faces, hands, wrist and ankles from people other than their family members. In Western society it symbolises women's repression.