Castro's dream for Cuba's artists
Ancient Peruvian technology to fix a water crisis
China aims to put a modern twist on the ancient Silk Road in a move to boost trade with Europe, but obstacles remain.
14 Sep 2014 11:04 GMT | Asia, China, Silk Road, Xi Jinping
Starting next year, smoking in public will be illegal in China, meaning an end to 'ashtray diplomacy'.
09 Feb 2014 10:42 GMT | Politics, China, Germany, Japan, United Kingdom
People & Power investigates how a match-fixer and his syndicate corrupted global football.
Sport, Football, Corruption
How Japan is using high tech factories to grow vegetables indoors.
Environment, Science & Technology, Food
A look at the country's changing media landscape and what it means for journalism in Cuba.
Media, Cuba, Fidel Castro
Can Kazakhstan become a world power and tourism hotspot despite its poor human rights record and steep prices?
Human Rights, Kazakhstan, Asia