Is tourism killing the real Bali?
Bali has long been a tourist hotspot and one of the most popular destinations in Indonesia. More than 3m people spent their holiday there in 2012. But as Carmen Roberts reports, some say this success has come at a price with large swathes of the island's beauty being concreted over and there is resistance to further development.
Wednesday, March 6, 2013

What to do when an airline goes bust
Carmen Roberts reports on possible warning signs of an airline getting into trouble, what you can do if you are left stranded and what chance you have of getting your money back.
Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Is the time right for business-only flights?
Despite the rising cost of fuel and an uncertain global economy a relatively small regional carrier based in Hong Kong is launching a new business-only daily service between Hong Kong and London. But can they succeed in making a premium-only product work where others have failed?
Monday, April 16, 2012

Vietnam struggling with high food prices
Food prices have more than doubled this year in Vietnam, causing financial hardship for many people. Some Vietnamese people now say they spend more than 50% of their wages on buying food. The BBC's Carmen Roberts reports.
Thursday, November 24, 2011

Smartphones making religion mobile
Bible quotes, Torah chants and Buddhist prayer wheels can all be accessed on the go following an increase in faith-based phone apps. Carmen Roberts examines how app developers in Singapore are creating software designed to help people make the most out of religion.
Friday, September 2, 2011

Historic Singapore railway station closes
Singapore's historic Tanjong Pagar railway station is closing after almost 80 years of service.
Thursday, June 30, 2011

Garuda boss questions blacklist
The BBC's Carmen Roberts spoke to Garuda Indonesia's CEO Emirsyah Satar about the future and why he thinks the EU needs to change its blacklist regulations.
Wednesday, June 8, 2011

The British Pub
Carmen talks about the history and continuing popularity of the great British pub for Word On The Street, an English language learning program in conjunction with the British Council.
Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Extreme Sports
'Word On The Street', an English language learning program - BBC Farsi Network and The British Council.
Monday, May 2, 2011

Camden Fashion
'Word On The Street', an English language learning program - BBC Farsi Network and The British Council.
Monday, April 25, 2011

Air Asia boss on Japan crisis
Tony Fernandes is the founder of Air Asia, the region's largest low-cost carrier. He tells the BBC how the company is dealing with high oil prices and says that the crisis in Japan won't put Air Asia off investing there.
Wednesday, March 30, 2011

The art of complaining online
BBC Working Lunch
Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Recession boost for travellers
BBC Breakfast and Online
Sunday, July 19, 2009

How Brian Eno is lighting up Sydney
BBC News Online - Entertainment
Thursday, May 28, 2009

Phuket after the tsunami
Fast Track, BBC World News
Thursday, January 6, 2005

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