There is no such thing as a composite Arab youth. In an ongoing series, The National will cross borders to discover the individual hopes, realities and issues that face this booming generation, while reflecting on the historic opportunity that unites them all. Read Article A new generation for a new world
There were some big stories in 2008. The US elected its first black president, China staged a spectacular Olympics and the world worried about Iran's nuclear programme. But one event dominated them all: the glogal economic meltdown. Read Article2008: Money: where on earth did it go?