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Taiwan eclipses Quad talks, Japan scrambles jets

TOKYO, May 24 (Reuters) – Japan has dispatched jets after Russian and Chinese warplanes approached its airspace during a visit by U.S. President Joe Biden on Tuesday, with Tokyo citing “serious concerns” over what he saw as a provocative move timed to coincide with the Quadruple Summit. Taiwan and Russia …

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China’s development is good for Asia, but countries also want to maintain ties with Japan, the United States and Europe (PM Lee)

SINGAPORE – China’s development is positive for the region, but Asia-Pacific countries also want to maintain their very important ties with other economies like Japan as well as the United States and Europe, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said. And countries like Singapore want to maintain those ties with Japan, …

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Nissan and Mitsubishi Motors unveil lightweight electric vehicles for Japan

Japan’s Mitsubishi Motors Corp (7211.T) and Nissan Motor Co (7201.T) unveiled their first jointly developed light electric vehicles (EVs), aiming to attract more Japanese drivers to battery cars by offering micro models at low price. The two Japanese automakers, which are part of an alliance with French automaker Renault SA, …

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What should Yoon Biden expect at the upcoming South Korea-US summit? – The Diplomat

The Koreas | Diplomacy | East Asia Yoon has been compared to Biden’s own nemesis, Donald Trump, but he’s far from a political iconoclast. Advertisement US President Joe Biden will meet new South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol for the first time in Seoul on May 21. It will be an …

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Inside secret chat rooms censoring criticism on pro-Trump ‘free speech’ social media app

阅读中文版本 An ABC investigation has revealed how Australian supporters of an anti-China government movement are censoring criticism on a ‘free speech’ social media platform. Key points: Gettr is monitored around the clock by members of a movement founded by Steve Bannon and Guo Wengui Chat rooms in online “farms” flag …

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Hey Masayoshi Son, I have a bridge to sell you

Anne Hathaway and Jared Leto attend the world premiere of Apple TV+’s ‘WeCrashed’ at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures on March 17, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic If Apple TV+ wants to give its “WeCrashed” series a second season, it could tell the story of WeWork enabler Masayoshi Son …

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Elon Musk’s tweet sparks debate in Japan over declining birth rate | Japan

Elon Musk has warned that Japan will ‘cease to exist’ unless it tackles its declining birth rate, sparking calls for the country to allow more immigration and improve its work-life balance and privacy. “At the risk of stating the obvious, unless something changes so that the birth rate exceeds the …

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David Y.Ige | Governor’s Office Press Release: Governor Ige Travels to Japan to Promote Economic Development, Renewable Energy and Visit Hawaiʻi

Governor’s Office Press Release: Governor Ige Travels to Japan to Promote Economic Development, Renewable Energy and Visit Hawaiʻi Posted on May 6, 2022 in Latest news from the department, Press room HONOLULU — Governor David Ige is leading a Hawaiian delegation to Japan to encourage and expand travel to the …

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City reports 120 new Covid-19 cases; Government orders screening of passengers from Japan and Thailand

With a wave of recurring community outbursts in Karnataka, Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai said the state would form a committee to control hate speech as instructed by the Supreme Court. “We will form a committee to control hate speech as instructed by the Supreme Court,” Bommai told reporters at Hubballi …

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International Jazz Day 2022 | UN web TV

World Concert from United Nations Headquarters in New York to be hosted by Herbie Hancock, featuring Marcus Miller, Gregory Porter, David Sanborn, Hiromi, Pedrito Martínez, Ravi Coltrane, José James, Terri Lyne Carrington, Linda Oh, Shemekia Copeland, Lizz Wright and others — The 2022 World Concert, held at the United Nations …

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News Releases – City of Burlington

Burlington, Ont. — April 27, 2022— The City of Burlington Globalization Committee Celebrates Spring with Two Events Saturday May 14in honor of the twin cities of Burlington, Apeldoorn, Netherlands and Itabashi, Japan. Canada-Netherlands Friendship Day – May 14, starting at 10 a.m.The annual Canada-Netherlands Friendship Day celebration will mark the …

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His and hers apartments, side by side in Union Square

Large bedrooms A visual diary from editor-in-chief Wendy Goodman. Dorothy Globus in her loft workspace. She has several offices. Photo: Chris Mottalini Dorothy and Stephen Globus have been married for 49 years and lived 47 of them on the seventh floor of the old Gorham Manufacturing Company building on Broadway, …

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Tour boat with 26 people on board goes missing in northern Japan: NPR

A tour boat reported missing on Saturday left this fishing port on the Japanese island of Hokkaido. Kyodo News via AP hide caption toggle caption Kyodo News via AP A tour boat reported missing on Saturday left this fishing port on the Japanese island of Hokkaido. Kyodo News via AP …

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New Forgemasters Press Arrives From Japan | Yorkshire Manufacturing News

The largest forging press in the UK, for Sheffield Forgemasters, has been shipped from Japan. The press shipped from the Port of Hiagari, Japan, to King George Quay in Hull, the 8,000 tonne load traveling over 13,000 nautical miles. It was unloaded from MV Hanna, a 19,000 tonne heavy freighter, …

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Cunard Appoints Matt Gleaves as Vice President of Commercial

Gleaves has worked for Carnival UK since 2010 and since 2017 on the Cunard management team, most recently as Vice President, International Development and Planning. While Gleaves has previously worked with North America and Australasia operations, this move will see him focus on that role and be based out of …

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Russia continues its attacks near kyiv and in eastern Ukraine

Russia continues its attacks near the Ukrainian capital of kyiv and fighting is expected to intensify in the east of the country. The Russian Defense Ministry said on Sunday that its high-precision missiles had destroyed an ammunition factory in Brovary, near kyiv. The mayor of Brovary said in a video …

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Former Princess Mako’s Husband Fails New York State Bar Exam Again

NICOLAS DATICHEGetty Images Kei Komuro, husband of Japan’s former princess Mako, has failed the New York State bar exam for the second time. Komuro took the exam in February and his name was not on the public list of those who passed. Komuro, who graduated from Fordham Law School in …

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Asian stocks rise mainly on interest rates and inflation hopes | Economic news

By YURI KAGEYAMA, AP Business Writer TOKYO (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly higher on Wednesday on hopes U.S. interest rate restrictions may ease after new data showed signs of slowing inflation. Benchmarks rose in early trading in Japan, South Korea and Australia, while slipping in China. Regional optimism was …

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Young Survivor of 3.11 Tsunami Recalls Weight of ‘Miracle Boy’ Media Story (Pt. 1)

Tetsuya Tadano, who has resumed activities related to the tsunami-hit Okawa Elementary School and Ishinomaki City with his friends, is seen near the old school building left in memory of the disaster, in the Miyagi Prefecture on March 9, 2022. (Mainichi/Daisuke Wada) ISHINOMAKI, …

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State Museum of PA, PA Heritage Foundation Reminds Artists to Participate in Annual State Art Exhibition

​ The deadline for entries is May 6. Harrisburg, Pennsylvania – The State Museum of Pennsylvania and the Pennsylvania Heritage Foundation would like to remind artists and artisans to submit nominations to exhibit their work in the state art. Now in its 54th year, this acclaimed juried exhibition boasts a …

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Live Updates | New Zealand PM calls killings ‘reprehensible’

WELLINGTON, New Zealand – New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Monday called reports of rape and other atrocities by Russian troops in Ukraine “reprehensible”. Bodies with bound hands, point-blank gunshot wounds and signs of torture lay strewn across a town on the outskirts of kyiv after Russian troops withdrew …

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Seven Mortal Sins X-TASY Pre-registration in progress

Seven Mortal Sins X-TASY mobile game is a Japanese RPG. Inherited from the stories of animation, a new plot has developed. After the lord of pride – Lucifer assumes the position of the figurehead of the seven deadly sins, she daily attracts humans as believing demons into the world. But …

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Ukraine-Russia updates: Bus convoy trying to reach civilians trapped in Mariupol, says Ukraine

The Ukrainian military legion with men of ’52 nationalities’ (ABC News: Isabella Higgins) ABC Europe Correspondent Isabella Higgins met with Ukrainian International Legion Spokesperson, Corporal Damien Magrou in Lvov. His unit is filled with foreign fighters from all over the world who want to help the Ukrainian army. Corporal Magrou …

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Japanese Prime Minister Kishida warns that ‘Russia may use nuclear weapons’ during war in Ukraine (Ukrainian media)

Amid the Kremlin’s relentless military aggression that continues even a month after Russia declared war on neighboring Ukraine, reports of bombings in major cities like Kharkiv, Chernihiv and Kyiv continue to surface. In the wake of the ongoing conflict, several world leaders have expressed strong disapproval of Vladimir Putin’s unprovoked …

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Socceroos relegated to play-offs as Japan secure World Cup spot with win | 2022 World Cup qualifiers

Stadium Australia has been the site of many of Australia’s most famous moments. Whether it’s Josh Kennedy’s commanding header to defeat Iraq and secure their progress to the 2014 World Cup or captain Mile Jedinak’s hat-trick against Honduras in the 2018 World Cup qualifying play-off. Or, of course, the famous …

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Ukrainian troops slow Russian advance

Ukraine is enlisting a Chinese civilian drone maker to block what the Ukrainian government says is their use by the Russian military to target missile attacks. Deputy Prime Minister Mykhailo Federov’s appeal to DJI Technology Co., made public on Twitter, highlights tensions over Ukraine for Chinese companies. Foreign Minister Wang …

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As Global Brands Avoid Russia, Asian Firms Avoid Controversy | Business and Economy News

Taipei, Taiwan – While companies are leaving Russia in droves following the invasion of Ukraine, Asian brands have been conspicuously absent from the corporate exodus. Of more than 370 global companies that have withdrawn, suspended or scaled back operations in Russia, the vast majority are headquartered in Europe or North …

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Last war in Ukraine: UK media watchdog revokes Russia Today broadcast license

Japan will allow Ukrainians fleeing the Russian invasion to enter the country even if they have no relatives or acquaintances in residence, marking a major shift in Japan’s recognition of refugees previously criticized by the International community. Hirokazu Matsuno, chief cabinet secretary, told a cabinet meeting on Friday that Japan …

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Socceroos squad set to be announced as Japanese press prepares to descend on Sydney

Football Australia’s preparations for next week’s key AFC FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™ qualifier against Japan at Stadium Australia in Sydney will ramp up this week, with several key milestones on the road to the meeting that must take place. Tomorrow, the Socceroos squad for the team’s March games against …

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Last War in Ukraine: Chinese State Media Supports Russian Claims of US Biological Weapons

Shares in China fell on signs that widespread lockdowns could become common again for the world’s second-largest economy, while oil benchmarks fell on indications that Russia might be willing to engage in more serious negotiations with Ukraine. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index fell 2.5% and China’s CSI 300 index of …

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Ukrainian rock singer calls for peace via social media

A popular Ukrainian rock singer says he is calling for peace in Ukraine by offering the Russian people “the truth” about the invasion on social media. He also asked Japan for its continued support. Sviatoslav Vakarchuk, lead singer of Ukrainian rock band Okean Elzy, made the call in an online …

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Japan’s Uniqlo backtracks to quit Russia as Britain hits oligarchs

March 10 (Reuters) – Japanese brands Uniqlo and Japan Tobacco have flip-flopped and said they are shutting down business in Russia, joining the crowd of companies avoiding Moscow on Thursday, and Britain has stepped up sanctions on the oligarchs, including Chelsea football club owner Roman Abramovich. Investment bank Goldman Sachs …

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ACFID welcomes Australia’s $100m pledge to CEPI – Reuters

The Australian Council for International Development (ACFID) has welcomed the Australian Government’s commitment of A$100 million over five years to the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) to help tackle current and future pandemics. “A $100 million commitment to CEPI will save lives and help us prepare for future pandemics. …

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Thailand tries to avoid ‘demographic crisis’ as birth rate plummets

The number of births has fallen by nearly a third since 2013 Thais choose not to have children due to debt and cost of living Aging population threatens future as manufacturing hub Government plans to support parents and use influencers BANGKOK, March 7 (Reuters) – Thailand is scrambling to encourage …

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Body Beautiful: 8 women across India, Taiwan, Korea, Singapore, Thailand and Japan share what their bodies mean to them

The nose is also a full protagonist in Indian social stories, adorned with a nath (nose ring) to signify a married woman. “Isn’t it intriguing that a horse has to wear a nose when it’s broken in, and a woman dresses her nose when she gets married?” mused Gurmeet Sangha …

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A resident of Kherson told CNN that people are struggling to get food and medicine

British Foreign Secretary Liz Truss speaks during a joint press conference with her Lithuanian, Latvian and Estonian counterparts at the Foreign Office in Vilnius, Lithuania on March 3. (Mindaugas Kulbis/AP) Western allies must maintain their attempts to curb Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and ensure that no Russian bank has access …

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Zelensky asks the EU to grant membership to Ukraine

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy urged the European Union to admit Ukraine to the bloc, saying his country was also fighting for EU membership. Zelenskyy gave a speech online during a session of the European Parliament on Tuesday. He officially made a bid for his country’s EU membership the day before. …

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Kyodo News Digest: February 28, 2022

People protest against Russia’s invasion of Ukraine on February 27, 2022 in Kyoto, western Japan. (Kyōdo) == Kyōdo Here is the latest list of news digests selected by Kyodo News. ———- Japanese gov’t, BOJ to craft ‘maximum costs’ sanction against Russia TOKYO — The Japanese government and the Bank of …

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Blackstone and Toshiba deny a takeover approach for the Japanese conglomerate

TOKYO, Feb 24 (Reuters) – Blackstone Inc (BX.N) has never approached Toshiba Corp (6502.T) about a possible takeover, the two companies said on Thursday, denying a media report. Nikkei Business Publications reported on Thursday that US private equity firm Blackstone had made a takeover bid for the Japanese conglomerate, citing …

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Victims of social media slander in Japan face hurdles to get help

Victims of slanderous comments on social media in Japan find that the tangle of legal proceedings and the ignorance of foreign operators of Japanese laws make finding the perpetrators an almost Herculean task. When trying to take their case to court, the defamed people quickly discover that preparing for the …

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2022 Olympic figure skating review: ROC dominates medals, conversation

The headlines for the 2022 Winter Olympics were overtaken by a problem off the ice: Kamila Valievaof the positive doping test of December 25 which was revealed on February 8 after taking part in the team event. Figure skating was then marred by a debate over whether Valieva should compete …

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Hair today, gone tomorrow gag not heard lately in Japan

Men who are bald or have thinning hair often find themselves the butt of jokes in their workplaces and even sometimes on comedy shows in Japan, although there is growing awareness that such humor so-called good humor is a form of discrimination. There’s even a term for it: “capillary harassment”. …

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Japan eases border controls despite criticism of exclusion

Japan to ease its stringent COVID-19 border controls by increasing the number of people allowed entry each day and reducing quarantine requirements following criticism that its current policy is unscientific and xenophobic By MARI YAMAGUCHI Associated Press February 17, 2022, 10:39 • 4 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail …

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Kamila Valieva tears up after an impressive short program routine, heading into Thursday’s free skate event

Japan’s Ayano Sato and Miho Takagi react after teammate Nana Takagi fell in the women’s team pursuit final on February 15. (Sebastien Bozon/AFP/Getty Images) Athletes train their entire careers to try and win Olympic gold. But for every moment of glory for one athlete, there is often a moment of …

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Mobileum invests in Japan to support the growth of local businesses |

Opening of a new branch in Japan and the addition of a local team allows Mobileum to provide local support to its customers and partners in the region CUPERTIN, California , February 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Mobileum Inc. (“Mobileum”), a leading global provider of analytics solutions for roaming and network …

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Speed ​​Skating – Russia’s Golikova and Fatkulina set to end Kodaira’s 500m reign

BEIJING, Feb 12 (Reuters) – Russian speed skaters are yet to win a medal of any color at the Beijing Olympics, but world champion Angelina Golikova and Sochi silver medalist Olga Fatkulina are going for gold in the women’s 500 meters on Sunday. The last time a Russian skater won …

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Eileen Gu’s praise breaks Chinese social media

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Two American-born athletes compete for China. Two starkly different reactions from Chinese social media to their performances at the Winter Olympics. As freestyle skier Eileen Gu won her gold medal in the big air competition on Tuesday, praise for the San Franciscan skier literally overwhelmed the …

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Regional Overview of Social Media Security Market 2028, Future Prospects and Business Growth

The Global Social Media Security Market report covers the issues existing in the global Social Media Security industry and gives suggestions to overcome the risks in the Global Social Media Security Market. The report forecasts expected growth rates, market share, marker size, and market position of the global Social Media …

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NEUTRISCI PROVIDES UPDATE AND PARTNER PROGRESS

VANCOUVER, BC, February 3, 2022 /CNW/ – NeutriSci International Inc. (“NeutriSci” or the “Company”) (TSXV: NU) (OTC PINK: NRXCF) (FRANKFURT: 1N9), an innovative technology company developing products, licensing, intellectual property and technologies for B2B partnerships and the nutraceutical industry, is pleased to provide the following update. Tablet : At January …

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The School of Art Welcomes Lauren Lee McCarthy as Inaugural Guest Artist Lecturer in 2022

Graphic by Ryan Slone, photo by Gabriel Noguez Lauren Lee McCarthy The School of Art at Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences is thrilled to launch the Spring Semester Guest Lecture Series with artist and educator Lauren Lee McCarthy. The lecture series will be held virtually and …

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Here’s how members of the media will travel to the 2022 Winter Olympics – NBC4 Washington

Members of the media have attended the Olympic Games for generations. However, it hasn’t been as simple as before, given that the last two Olympics were held simultaneously with a pandemic. The quadrennial international event offers members of the media some of the most interesting and exhilarating content to cover …

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Japan to monitor WHO investigation into director’s alleged racism and abuse

World Health Organization Regional Director for the Western Pacific Takeshi Kasai attends a briefing on October 7, 2019 in Manila, Philippines. Current and former employees have accused Kasai of racist, unethical and abusive behavior that has undermined the United Nations health agency’s efforts to curb the coronavirus pandemic. (Bullit Marquez/AP) …

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SoftBank COO Marcelo Claure quits salary | Technology

Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp said on Friday that its chief operating officer, Marcelo Claure, was leaving the tech investor, in the latest blow after a string of high-profile departures. The exit comes after a row with founder and chief executive Masayoshi Son over his salary, said a person familiar with …

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JERA, the U.S. branch of Japan’s largest electric utility, doubles its growth in Houston

A U.S. subsidiary of Japan’s largest power generation company is doubling down on investments in Texas — and increasing its workforce in Houston and expanding its offices in the process. JERA Americas, JERA’s US subsidiary based in Tokyo, is planning a series of renewable energy projects in Texas after increasing …

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COVID-19 Analysis for Global Social Media Market 2022-2031 including insights on top performing countries such as US, UK, Japan, and South Korea

New Jersey, United States,- Market Research Intellect has released a new publication on the social media market, titled “Social Media Market Analysis and Forecast 2022”. The publication provides an in-depth assessment of the global Automotive Chassis Dynamometer Market based on competition, market dynamics, market segmentation, and other vital aspects. The …

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Disruption of McDonald’s potato imports spurs Japan’s fries ‘war’

This photo provided shows McDonald’s small fries. (Kyodo) TOKYO (Kyodo) — The recent rationing of French fries by McDonald’s Co. (Japan) due to a disruption in potato imports is prompting competitors to grab a bigger share of the market, triggering what social media users have called it “a potato war”. …

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Snap plays augmented reality in Latin America and expanding to Asia

Jan 21 (Reuters) – Snap Inc (SNAP.N) is accelerating its global expansion into countries from Mexico to Japan through tie-ups with mobile carriers and by showcasing its popular augmented reality features, the company said. company at Reuters. The parent company of photo messaging app Snapchat is relying on its relative …

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The Push To Digital Opens New Doors For Anime

The COVID-19 pandemic, now entering its third year, has done to the Japanese animation industry the same thing it has done to many others – pushed trends that were already unfolding at a blazing speed. Example: digitization. For years, animators in Japan have stubbornly stuck to paper and pencil to …

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Yao Ming Says He And Peng Shuai “Happily Chatted” At Event Last Month

Beijing – Chinese basketball legend Yao Ming said on Monday that tennis star Peng Shuai, who became a cause for concern after accusing a former senior politician of sexually assaulting her, was in good spirits when they were appeared at an event last month. “She looked good. We chatted happily,” …

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Shiba inu dog breed boom is coming to China

Shanghai – The number of people in China who keep shiba inus dogs originating from Japan is on the increase. The popularity of the dog continues to grow among young people who have been attracted to the charms of the breed through social networks. A 78-year-old man who walked his …

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Sony Music takes initiative to support the mental wellbeing of artists

In Japan, where mental illness is still widely considered a taboo subject, the music unit of Sony Group Corp. launched a pioneering project to provide its signed artists with mental and physical health care. The company, which has stars such as LiSA and Akiko Yano on its books, acted in …

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Nathan Chen’s performance will likely be a measure of US figure skating results at the 2022 Olympic Winter Games – OlympicTalk

Four years ago, the US figure skating team had its worst results at the Olympic Winter Games. The 2022 team named after the US Championships ended on Sunday could do better than 2018 – although that may not be a substantial improvement, and the assessment of that will depend largely …

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Kim Jong Un’s birthday goes by without media reports

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is celebrating his birthday on Saturday, although the occasion was not reported by the media. Kim’s actual age has never been determined, but South Korea’s Unification Ministry says he was born in 1984, which would make him 38. His birthday was not designated as …

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FDA shortens interval for Moderna’s Covid-19 booster dose to 5 months

Dr Rochelle Walensky, director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, speaks with CBS Mornings on Friday, January 7, 2022 (CBS) Dr Rochelle Walensky, director of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, told CBS Mornings on Friday that the CDC had not focused its recommendations around …

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Ballistic missile test in North Korea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) – North Korea fired a ballistic missile at sea on Wednesday, the US military said, its first weapons launch in about two months and a signal that it is not interested in joining the denuclearization talks anytime soon and would prefer to focus on strengthening its …

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Hong Kong media crackdown portends tough 2022 for free press

The collapse of Hong Kong’s last major pro-democracy news outlet, Stand News, is crowning one of the world’s most dramatic press freedom cuts this year. From the shutdown of Jimmy Lai’s Apple Daily newspaper in July to the raid, arrests and asset seizures that precipitated the shutdown of Stand News …

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Rise in Japanese IPOs Indicates Lack of Venture Capital Culture

The small but ambitious Institution for a Global Society Corporation debuted on the Tokyo Stock Exchange’s start-up market on Wednesday. In the first 15 minutes of trading, its shares had climbed 26% above the issue price; after 30 minutes, most of these gains had evaporated; after an hour, it had …

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2,700 Toyotas used as Olympic vehicles create shopping spree

Even after the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics ended, Olympic fever continued among consumers keen to drive one of the stylish symbols of competitions. Approximately 2,700 vehicles supplied by Toyota Motor Corp. to support the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics sparked a buying frenzy among car buyers. Showcasing the Games’ iconic red …

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Putin: Russia, US to discuss Ukraine

Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced that diplomats from his country and the United States will likely hold a high-level meeting in Geneva early next year to discuss the situation regarding Ukraine. Putin held his annual year-end press conference on Thursday, answering questions from domestic and foreign media for about …

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USARJ Members Sergeant Audie Murphy Club Deliver Donated Items to Local Children’s Home | Item

Sgt. 1st Class Willie Williams, third from left, assigned to US Army Japan and President of USARJ’s Sergeant Audie Murphy Club, and US Army Garrison Japan Command Sgt. Major Justin Turner, second from left, also a member of Audie Murphy, poses for a photo with young people on December 20 …

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Defectors from North Korea pray for resettlement victims

Eiko Kawasaki wipes off the tears as she stands on Dec. 15, 2021, at a port in Niigata, northwest of Japan where she had left for North Korea in 1960 at the age of 17, following the promise of free education and a better life . Kawasaki was among some …

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Japan: police search home of man linked to deadly Osaka fire

OSAKA, Japan (AP) – Japanese police raided the home of one of the patients at a psychiatric clinic on Saturday where a fire destroyed an entire floor of an eight-story building, killing 24 people trapped inside . An Osaka Police investigator told The Associated Press the man was a possible …

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Live news: Japanese PM meets with Pfizer chief on vaccine supply

Boris Johnson has suffered another blow to his authority as British Prime Minister after the Tories collapsed in the face of a heavy defeat in the by-elections in North Shropshire, the Tory seat for nearly 200 years. The Liberal Democrats overturned a majority of 23,000 Tories to win the rural …

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Chinese Xi, Russian Putin discuss geopolitics in video call

Russian President Vladimir Putin sits in his office at the Novo-Ogaryovo Residence during a bilateral meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping (on the video screen) via a video call. Mikhail Metzel | TASS | Getty Images BEIJING – Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin held their second …

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Stan Sport secures rights to Japanese League One rugby competition

To share Tweeter To share E-mail Stan Sport will be the exclusive broadcaster of the first national rugby competition in Japan in 2022 with two matches that will be broadcast ad-free, live and on-demand on Stan Sport every round. Replacing the Top League, the new Japan Rugby League One competition …

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Masks capable of detecting COVID? New face cover shines amid traces of viruses

(File: Getty) (NEXSTAR) – A team of researchers at a Japanese university has created a mask using ostrich cells that glow when it detects traces of the coronavirus. Scientists at Kyoto Prefectural University, led by school president Yasuhiro Tsukamoto, hope the masks – which have not yet been approved for …

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Sapporo Television Broadcasting Deploys Riedel MicroN Devices as Main Router in Distributed AV Network

Sapporo Television Broadcasting (STV) deployed 17 Riedel MicroN media distribution network devices as well as two MetroN main routers as part of a MediorNet real-time distributed media network spanning two control rooms, the main broadcast control , news publishing and other areas of the station. With this deployment, STV became …

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X Games Chiba to be held in Japan for the first time in 2022

The inaugural X Games in Japan will take place in Chiba City from April 22-24 The competitions will feature world-class athletes in skateboarding, BMX and Moto X ZOZOMARINE STADIUM will host X Games competitions, cultural and music festival experience Minneapolis, MN – August 2, 2019 – US Bank Stadium: Sakura …

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Japanese billionaire Maezawa will make childhood dream come true with space flight

Baikonur, Kazakhstan, December 7 (Reuters) – Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa said he could barely contain his excitement a day before soaring to the International Space Station as a prelude to a more ambitious trip around the moon with Elon Musk’s SpaceX scheduled for 2023. The 46-year-old fashion mogul and art …

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Tomoyuki Sugano refuses to step aside and stays with the Yomiuri giants

Right handed Tomoyuki Sugano has decided to pass on the international opt-out in his contract and will stay with the Yomiuri Giants for at least one more season. Sugano has told Yahoo Japan and other media that his goal is to help the Giants win a championship in 2022. Sugano …

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Opposition party targets expense allowances

One of the big winners in the October 31 lower house election was Osaka-based Nippon Ishin no Kai, who tripled the number of seats he holds in parliament, making him the second-largest opposition force. after the Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan. In interviews following the poll, Nippon leader Ishin Ichiro …

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Digital Edge Takes Five Facilities Across Japan For $ 230 Million

37m | Melanie Mingas Digital Edge has completed its largest acquisition to date, paying Itochu Techno-Solutions (CTC) $ 230 million for one of its five data centers in Japan. The deal adds 5,000 cabinets and 18.5 MW of capacity to Digital Edge’s presence in Japan and brings its total capacity …

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Japan, US commanders call for strengthened relationship

The commanders of the Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force and the United States Navy stressed that the two countries will strengthen their ties to achieve a free and open Indo-Pacific, with friendly nations. Exercises involving the MSDF have been underway since November 21 in the waters around Japan. Warships from the …

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How a doctorate can lead to an international career in academia

Professor Hitoshi Nasu, obtained his doctorate in 2006 With bachelor’s and master’s degrees obtained in his home country of Japan, Professor Hitoshi Nasu had his future mapped out for him – staying in Japan and pursuing a career in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Despite the pressure to follow this …

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Additional border security measures to protect Australians from new ‘Omicron’ COVID-19 variant

Date published: November 27, 2021 Type of support: Press release Public: General public These actions are carried out on the basis of prevention and are considered proportionate to the risk and consistent with the actions envisaged by other countries. As of now, anyone who is not a citizen or permanent …

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Equity issue

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Oil prices retreat amid demand and supply pressures

A worker takes a sample of crude oil from an oil well operated by the Venezuelan state oil company PDVSA in Morichal, Venezuela, July 28, 2011. REUTERS / Carlos Garcia Rawlins Register now for FREE and unlimited access to reuters.com Register now Japan has announced it could release oil reserves …

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Chinese media: tennis player Peng to appear soon

The editor of a Chinese Communist Party-affiliated newspaper said tennis player Peng Shuai would reappear in public soon, amid growing questions over her apparent disappearance. Peng was reportedly not seen in public after a text posted on her social media account earlier this month said she had previously had an …

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Nikkei Rides On Chipmakers, Energy Boost; SoftBank falls

TOKYO, Nov. 19 (Reuters) – The Nikkei stock average in Japan rose on Friday, as chipmaking giants followed a rally by their U.S. peers and energy stocks surged after the rebound in prices of the oil. However, the gains were capped by a second consecutive day of losses for SoftBank …

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