Global Observer

Foreign dispatches from correspondents around the world.


Reinventing the grape at Spanish vineyards

MADRID -- With non-alcoholic wines and organic, low-cost vineyards, the Spanish wine industry is innovating to compete.


Car share partners with Parisian taxi service to tackle congestion

PARIS -- With multiple efforts to reduce traffic in Paris, a new rideshare program teams up with a major taxi service to attempt a more zen approach to car transport.


Spain uses free WiFi as economic booster

MADRID -- Spain uses free WiFi on public transportation and in tourist areas to boost economy.