Today’s coronavirus news: Ontario theaters facing “arbitrary and unreasonable” reopening restrictions; Tokyo records most virus cases in two months

The last Coronavirus news from Canada and around the world on Saturday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories if available. 8:40 am: California will require masks to be worn in schools when classrooms open this fall, despite new guidelines released Friday by the …

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Toyota and Mitsubishi Chemical use IBM quantum computer

Nikkei has learned that a group of Japanese companies, including Tokyo-Toyota, have started using IBM quantum computers and are looking for new ways to apply next-generation computers for industrial purposes. Toyota, Mitsubishi Chemical and 10 other companies plan to jointly use quantum computers for commercial purposes. One possibility is to …

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Tokyo to enter new state of emergency for six weeks

Prime Minister Suga announced Thursday that Tokyo will enter its fourth Covid-19 state of emergency on Monday, July 12. Kyodo News reports. The restrictions are expected to last until August 22 – two weeks after the end of the Tokyo Olympics. The move comes after a recent spike in infections …

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WATCH: Jordan Thompson Road to Tokyo Media Session

History links CINCINNATI –Former University of Cincinnati volleyball star Jordan Thompson has met the media to discuss his route to Tokyo and his selection for the United States Olympic volleyball team. At just 24, she is one of the youngest members of the United States volleyball team and one of …

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Chinese animation leads a unique route

Legend of the white cat Photo: Screenshot of iQiyi Masako Furuichi, a Japanese teacher at Peking University’s School of Foreign Languages, was shocked when she saw the title of her student’s thesis: Japanese anime began to decline. She felt that Chinese anime has shaken the status of Japanese animation in …

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Can you watch it online? – Daily Movie

FAST & FURIOUS 9 roared in theaters this week with Vin Diesel and bringing back two “dead” characters. But can you watch Fast 9 full movie online? Is it legal? Is “F9” on HBO Max or Netflix? Can you watch “Fast And Furious 9” at home? Nature’s on the mend …

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Japanese scientists reuse antimalarial drug to fight Covid

Image source: AP A woman receives an injection of the Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine. (Representative image) A team of scientists has identified an antimalarial drug, mefloquine, effective against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes Covid-19. The Tokyo University of Science team and others have mathematically modeled the effectiveness of mefloquine to predict …

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Manhwa vs Manga: what’s the difference?

This content contains affiliate links. When you buy through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. If you look at last year’s graphic novel bestseller lists, you might notice something. Namely, East Asian comics dominate the charts. My hero university, Demon slayer, Man with chainsaw – do these titles …

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Channel program for the 2021 rugby matches

Despite threats from Covid-19, the British & Irish Lions Tour in South Africa is scheduled to take place on July 3. The tour was reduced to eight games, plus a June 26 pre-tour game against Japan which saw the Lions start their campaign on a level playing field with a …

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Badass Royal Women You Should Know – OZY

Thursday 01 July 2021 Prince Harry and Prince William gathered today to unveil a statue of their mother, Princess Diana, in London on what would have been his 60th birthday. Of course, as with any royal event, gossip is on everyone’s lips again. The very public quarrel between the two …

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Token tattoos at Tokyo’s premier crypto art fair

TOKYO: Tokyo tattoo artist Ichi Hatano’s usual activities declined during the pandemic, but now he wants to extract a new stream of income from the first crypto art exhibition in Japan. Hatano’s ink featuring Japanese folk creatures was especially popular with foreign visitors until Japan closed its borders to tourists …

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Roche ENSPRYNG approved by the European Commission as the first

ENSPRYNG is the first and only treatment approved for adults and adolescents in the EU with AQP4-IgG seropositive NMOSD ENSPRYNG can be used as monotherapy or in combination with immunosuppressive therapy to reduce relapses and prevent permanent disability In phase III studies, ENSPRYNG significantly reduced the number and severity of …

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WWE files a new trademark

WWE has registered a new trademark, but its use remains a mystery. On June 22, the company filed the name “Hachiman” with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Here is the description: “Entertainment services, namely, wrestling exhibitions and performances by a professional wrestler and artist rendered live and through …

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Toshiba shareholders sack chairman, shaking Japan Inc

TOKYO, June 25 (Reuters) – Shareholders of Toshiba Corp (6502.T) ousted the chairman of the board on Friday, issuing a powerful rebuke to the company after management colluded with the Japanese government to lobby on foreign investors. The unexpected impeachment of President Osamu Nagayama, a veteran of Japanese companies, and …

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Asian stocks rise after US rally on infrastructure deal

TOKYO (AP) – Asian stocks rose on Friday, buoyed by a rally on Wall Street that came after President Joe Biden announced a bipartisan deal on infrastructure spending. Japan’s Nikkei 225 benchmark jumped 0.7% in afternoon trading to 29,067.13. South Korea’s Kospi gained 0.5% to 3,301.76. The Australian S & …

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New movies and TV series in July 2021

“Knives Out”, “Every Breath You Take” and “Bill & Ted Face the Music” are coming to Sky Cinema and NOW in July 2021. (Lionsgate / Ed Araquel / Vertical Entertainment / Warner Bros.) The editors of Yahoo Entertainment are committed to independently selecting great products at great prices for you. …

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Kyodo News Digest: June 20, 2021

People offer flowers on Mansu Hill in Pyongyang on June 19, 2021, to mark the 57th anniversary of the late North Korean leader Kim Jong Il’s start of activities at the Central Committee of the Workers’ Party of Korea. (Kyodo) == Kyodo The following is the latest list of news …

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Kyodo News Digest: June 19, 2021

The following is the latest list of news highlights selected by Kyodo News. ———- All Olympic public screening events in Tokyo canceled due to COVID TOKYO – Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike said on Saturday that all mass public screenings of this summer’s Olympic and Paralympic Games in the Japanese capital …

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The most belligerent journalists in China were those who hurled insults online. Now they are the targets

Reporters from the Chinese government’s chauvinistic outlet, the Global Times, have become the latest targets in an increasingly radical wave of nationalism sweeping through the world’s largest country. The daily tabloid is widely regarded as the unofficial voice of Beijing’s most hawkish views, and its editors regularly throw verbal grenades …

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The world’s first virtual idols were really weird

In the upper echelons of K-pop – alongside other girl groups BLACKPINK and Itzy – you’ll find SM Entertainment espa. In November, they broke records when the neon-lit video of their first single “Black mamba”Became the first and fastest release to surpass 100 million views in the genre’s history. Then, …

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Maeda completes her circumnavigation in Bonanza

When Maeda emerged victoriously from Lucy, the red Model P Bonanza, he waved American and Japanese flags before tearfully hugging his wife, Makiko, and children Tsubasa and Sana. “I’m home,” he said after experiencing the ups and downs of a mission that mentor and fellow traveler Adrian Eichhorn had previously …

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Honda and Mazda, the little-known Japanese brands

By Mustafa Ziraba Japan is the world’s largest automaker and exporter of automobiles and has six of the world’s ten largest automakers. In addition to its massive auto industry, Japan is also home to manufacturers of other types of vehicles, such as powersports makers Kawasaki and Yamaha, and heavy-duty equipment …

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Art becomes a form of protest against the Olympics – WSOC TV

TOKYO – (AP) – Miwako Sakauchi stands in his studio and brushes swirls on torn cardboard and drawing paper, using the five colors designated as symbols of the modern Olympiad. Entitled “Vortex,” his paintings show “the anger, fear, sense of contradiction and state violence” over evicted residents and downed trees …

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Bella Poarch’s Untold Truth

In April 2021, Bella Poarch was one of the famous members of the Asian American and Pacific Islander Communities (AAPI) who Vogue United Kingdom featured in an article on the rise of anti-Asian hate crimes. She spoke about her own experience of racism in school, where she was bullied as …

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Indonet’s participation marks Digital Edge’s entry into the telecommunications sector in Indonesia

This week, Digital Edge, the Singapore-based data center provider backed by US $ 37 billion private equity investor Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners, announced that its wholly-owned Hong Kong-based subsidiary has acquired a majority stake in one of Indonesia’s leading digital infrastructure service providers in Indonesia, PT Indointernet (Indonet). Digital Edge paid …

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Market Snapshot: Japan – Retail Gazette

Japan is recognized as Asia’s second largest market and arguably has a retail scene as complex as that of China. The Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics – which have been postponed until this year following the Covid-19 pandemic – have prompted many retailers to invest in Japan as a flagship destination. …

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