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Calcutta News
High time for APEC to include India as member: Kevin Rudd India with its $2 trillion economy, its large workforce coupled with the gove
High time for APEC to include India as member: Kevin Rudd
Calcutta News / Posted yesterday
India with its $2 trillion economy, its large workforce coupled with the government's 'Act East' policy and 'Make in India' initiative deserves to be at the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation... Read more
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Business Standard India
APEC Summit in Manila to discuss India's membershipRudd, who is also heading the APEC Task Force, said that it is "fundamentally i
APEC Summit in Manila to discuss India's membership
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
Rudd, who is also heading the APEC Task Force, said that it is "fundamentally important" to include India into the APEC membership even as he highlighted that the step should have taken long back. "We wonder how we managed in APEC without India for... Read more
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New Kerala
High time for APEC to include India as member: Kevin Rudd India with its $2 trillion economy, its large workforce coupled with the gove
High time for APEC to include India as member: Kevin Rudd
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
India with its $2 trillion economy, its large workforce coupled with the government's 'Act East' policy and 'Make in India' initiative deserves to be at the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation... Read more
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New Kerala
High time for APEC to include India as member: Kevin Rudd India with its $2 trillion economy, its large workforce coupled with the gove
High time for APEC to include India as member: Kevin Rudd
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
India with its $2 trillion economy, its large workforce coupled with the government's 'Act East' policy and 'Make in India' initiative deserves to be at the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation... Read more
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Balita
Street revelries culminate Legazpi’s Ibalong Festival/with photos(Feature) Street revelries culminate Legazpi’s Ibalong Festival/with photos Se
Street revelries culminate Legazpi’s Ibalong Festival/with photos
Balita / Posted 2 days ago
(Feature) Street revelries culminate Legazpi’s Ibalong Festival/with photos September 1, 2015 5:22 am By Danny O. Calleja LEGAZPI CITY, Aug. 30 (PNA) – Hundreds of revelers in colorful ethnic costumes on Saturday occupied three kilometers of the... Read more
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News.com.au
‘I chose to defend my record’Kevin Rudd says he appeared on The Killing Season to defend himself. IT IS no
‘I chose to defend my record’
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
Kevin Rudd says he appeared on The Killing Season to defend himself. IT IS no secret Kevin Rudd felt betrayed by the “leadership coup” of 2010. In the years after the very public disposal he maintained that what unfolded was wrong and that those... Read more
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The Manila Times
PH’s forgotten treasures go to NYAugust 28, 2015 5:34 pm Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Chairman of the Monetary B
PH’s forgotten treasures go to NY
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
August 28, 2015 5:34 pm Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Chairman of the Monetary Board Gov. Amando Maglalang Tetangco Jr., Asia Society Philippines Board Chairman Doris Magsaysay Ho and Ayala Corp. President and COO... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
The Malaysian political situation and what the future holds – Lim Guan Eng Published: 28 August 2015 7:34 AM I speak to you amid a time of crisis in Ma
The Malaysian political situation and what the future holds – Lim Guan Eng
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 days ago
Published: 28 August 2015 7:34 AM I speak to you amid a time of crisis in Malaysia, both political and economic. Of late, we have been regularly grabbing headlines in top... Read more
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Inquirier.net
70% of Filipinos not digitally connected—Intel execFrom L-R: ASSIST founder and managing director Sreenivas Narayanan, FIT-ED seni
70% of Filipinos not digitally connected—Intel exec
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
From L-R: ASSIST founder and managing director Sreenivas Narayanan, FIT-ED senior program manager Sylvia Garde, TEVSAPHIL executive director Alex Mercado, NATCCO IT group head Evangeline Lopez, NATCCO president Sylvia Paraguya, Intel SEA managing... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Taller skyscrapers | Meatpacking district office boom | Federal Reserve gatheringAt least five buildings this decade will set a new standard for height among Ne
Taller skyscrapers | Meatpacking district office boom | Federal Reserve gathering
Crain's New York Business / Posted 8 days ago
At least five buildings this decade will set a new standard for height among New York City residential structures, according to research released this week by the Skyscraper Museum. The tallest of them all will be the Central Park Tower, which is to... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Monks make beautifully complex sand art, sweep it all awayA finished mandala sand painting at the Asia Society Texas Center, completed by
Monks make beautifully complex sand art, sweep it all away
Houston Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
A finished mandala sand painting at the Asia Society Texas Center, completed by monks from the Drepung Loseling Monastery in India, waits for the sweeping ceremony Sunday, Aug. 23, 2015, in Houston. The ceremonial creation and destruction of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ninoy’s ‘dying’ words strike bitter(t)weet refrain“The Filipino is worth dying for”—words that touched the heart and drove thousa
Ninoy’s ‘dying’ words strike bitter(t)weet refrain
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
“The Filipino is worth dying for”—words that touched the heart and drove thousands to the streets to rise against a dictatorship three decades ago. Does the message still ring true and powerful these days? “Yes, we say it when we sing our national... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Music calendarSEPTEMBER 4 Houston Symphony: "Music of the Beatles." Michael Krajewski, condu
Music calendar
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
SEPTEMBER 4 Houston Symphony: "Music of the Beatles." Michael Krajewski, conductor. 8 p.m. Jones Hall. Also, Sept. 5-6. 4 Apollo Chamber Players: "Rhapsody Nouveau," premiere by Gilad Cohen, works of Milhaud, Gershwin. 6 p.m. MATCH. 12 Houston... Read more
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Arts Journal
Chewing Up Chiu: Thin-Skinned DC Critics Feel Snubbed by Hirshhorn's NYC Fundraising GalaThese two estimable Washington, DC-based art writers have gotten bent out of sh
Chewing Up Chiu: Thin-Skinned DC Critics Feel Snubbed by Hirshhorn's NYC Fundraising Gala
Arts Journal / Posted 15 days ago
These two estimable Washington, DC-based art writers have gotten bent out of shape over the decision by Melissa Chiu, director of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden since September, to hold a 40th-anniversary gala in New York, where she had... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
The promise of goldThe Philippines’ measure of wealth, culture, and power to be showcased to the w
The promise of gold
Manila Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
The Philippines’ measure of wealth, culture, and power to be showcased to the world through a groundbreaking gold exhibition from the Philippines to New York Over a thousand years ago, the 7,000++ islands that now form the Philippine archipelago... Read more
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Asian journal
Ramona Silva Haar’s radiant masterpieces using Mother Earth’s palette of precious stonesModern adage tells us that when artistry meets design and quality in execution,
Ramona Silva Haar’s radiant masterpieces using Mother Earth’s palette of precious stones
Asian journal / Posted 19 days ago
Modern adage tells us that when artistry meets design and quality in execution, the result is a masterpiece. Have you heard of these jewelry designing giants: Boucheron, Buccellati, Bulgari, Chaumet, Chopard, Damiani, De Beers Jewelry, Forevermark,... Read more
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Forbes
Find A Jack Ma Or Pony Ma To Start Up With In China, Advises Former Alibaba CEOI am the author of Silicon Dragon (2008) and Startup Asia (2012). My news and e
Find A Jack Ma Or Pony Ma To Start Up With In China, Advises Former Alibaba CEO
Forbes / Posted 21 days ago
I am the author of Silicon Dragon (2008) and Startup Asia (2012). My news and events group, Silicon Dragon Ventures (www.silicondragonventures.com), publishes e-newsletters, hosts a talk show, and develops forums in the world’s tech hotspots. I am... Read more
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The Hindu
Thoughts for Independence DayWhy is there little sense of pride in the country about what our parents and gr
Thoughts for Independence Day
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
Why is there little sense of pride in the country about what our parents and grandparents managed to achieve against all odds for our freedom? On my last visit to India just a few days ago, I had the pleasure of reading a remarkable manuscript by a... Read more
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Forbes
Evernote, Dropbox, Flipboard, LinkedIn Figuring Out The Chinese MarketI am the author of Silicon Dragon (2008) and Startup Asia (2012). My news and e
Evernote, Dropbox, Flipboard, LinkedIn Figuring Out The Chinese Market
Forbes / Posted 24 days ago
I am the author of Silicon Dragon (2008) and Startup Asia (2012). My news and events group, Silicon Dragon Ventures (www.silicondragonventures.com), publishes e-newsletters, hosts a talk show, and develops forums in the world’s tech hotspots. I am... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Pre-Hispanic PH gold to be exhibited in New York(From left) Philippine Airlines president Jaime Bautista stands beside Asia Soc
Pre-Hispanic PH gold to be exhibited in New York
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 25 days ago
(From left) Philippine Airlines president Jaime Bautista stands beside Asia Society Foundation chairperson Doris Magsaysay Ho, ABS-CBN global manager for Asia Pacific Ailene Averion and Ayala Foundation president Ruel Maranan at the press launch of... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH to showcase pre-colonial gold treasures in New YorkTHE PHILIPPINES is set to showcase in New York over 120 of its most exquisite a
PH to showcase pre-colonial gold treasures in New York
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
THE PHILIPPINES is set to showcase in New York over 120 of its most exquisite ancient gold treasures, offering to a cosmopolitan audience a glimpse of a sophisticated civilization that thrived long before Spanish colonial era. The exhibit titled... Read more
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International Business Times
Eyes on China Project: New Instagram feed gives the world a look at life inside China Beijing, China- A Chinese relative of a missing passenger on Malaysia Airways M
Eyes on China Project: New Instagram feed gives the world a look at life inside China
International Business Times / Posted 28 days ago
Beijing, China- A Chinese relative of a missing passenger on Malaysia Airways MH370 cries as she and others wait for information outside the airlines office 08/05/2015. Malaysia's prime minister announced Thursday that his government believes based... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Iran deal can hasten solutionsIranian President Hassan Rouhani answers questions during an Asia Society event
Iran deal can hasten solutions
News 24 South Africa / Posted a month ago
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani answers questions during an Asia Society event on the sidelines of the 68th United Nations General Assembly, in New York. (Emmanuel Dunand, AFP) Tehran - Iran's president said on Sunday his country's nuclear deal... Read more
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AsianWeek
July, 2015On the evening of Wednesday, July 29th the Asian Business League of San Francis
July, 2015
AsianWeek / Posted 1 months ago
On the evening of Wednesday, July 29th the Asian Business League of San Francisco and the Asia Society Northern California Young Professionals Group are proud to present a screening of the documentary CROCODILE IN THE YANGTZE by Director Porter... Read more
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The Hindu
Culture and history matter in diplomacyTo come to the table with a deep understanding of the sore spots of your advers
Culture and history matter in diplomacy
The Hindu / Posted 1 months ago
To come to the table with a deep understanding of the sore spots of your adversary is not common in the annals of diplomacy As New York and all of the East Coast feels the heat of summer, the elected officials in the U.S. Congress are generating... Read more

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