Global Observer

Foreign dispatches from correspondents around the world.


Beijing's tech-firms find workspace, for the price of a coffee

BEIJING -- A garage cafe is an incubator for a raft of tech-companies on the lookout for investment.


Crisis forces Madrilenos to have smaller families

MADRID -- The economic crisis is indirectly causing the Spanish population to become increasingly smaller.


Madrid looks to reduce overlap, emphasize austerity

MADRID -- The Madrid governments look to decrease duplicity in the public sector, as part of austerity measures.