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2014/07/19 21:38
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The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport has given the go-ahead for Central Japan Railway Co (JR Tokai) to begin construction of its ultra-high speed magnetic levitation (maglev) shinkansen...
2014/07/19 21:38
2014/07/19 21:38
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2014/07/19 17:05
2014/07/19 17:05
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... September 2013, the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) met in Buenos Aires to elect a host city...
2014/07/18 00:21
2014/07/18 00:21
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SOUTH Africa's Olympic committee says it was not responsible for Cape Town missing a deadline to submit a bid to host the 2020 Olympics. South Africa's Olympic body, SASCOC, said the city’s claim...
2014/07/16 22:38
2014/07/16 22:38
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Nation branding is all the rage these days as governments and industry seek a competitive marketing advantage in attracting business, trade and tourism. Japan feels a greater sense of urgency in the...
2014/07/16 09:09
2014/07/16 09:09
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Did you know about Japan's rotating train seats? Japan’s rotating train seats are the solution to the perennial problem of finding a forward-facing seat In a country responsible for such oddities as...
2014/07/15 23:13
2014/07/15 23:13
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AUSTRALIA’S new look swim team has vowed to drastically shift its public perception by producing a dominant Commonwealth Games performance to make the country proud. Just two years after the “toxic”...
2014/07/15 16:06
2014/07/15 16:06
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The following article is based on sources that are publicly available. The author has no inside knowledge of events at Fukushima Daiichi. In September 2013, the International Olympic Committee's (IOC)...
2014/07/13 21:39
2014/07/13 21:39
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The Tokyo residential real estate market is hot these days, says Kenneth Fridley, president and CEO of Nippon ResCap Investors KK, a firm he founded two years ago. Nippon ResCap is an investment...
2014/07/09 15:44
2014/07/09 15:44
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Pele Julien Pele Julien offered a glimpse of what diving fans might expect ahead of the Tokyo Olympics in six years time after taking gold at the Balfour Beatty London Youth Games. To send a link to...
2014/07/08 18:06
2014/07/08 18:06
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IOC warns baseball confederation after Israeli snub Related Topics The confederation, formed in an attempt to win inclusion for the two sports at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, was warned on Tuesday...
2014/07/08 06:50
2014/07/08 06:50
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Shinzo Abe 'scrums down' with Aus MPs Fresh from his Mediterranean break, James Packer was almost the same colour as the dark maroon tie he wore to Parliament House on Tuesday to hear an address from...
2014/07/08 06:05
2014/07/08 06:05
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Japan has enlisted Australia in a 'special relationship' involving an expansion in trade and military links. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is visiting Canberra on Tuesday to sign a free-trade...
2014/07/08 04:17
2014/07/08 04:17
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Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe brings smiles and laughs to Parliament, as James Packer and Dawn Fraser watch on Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe addresses the House of Representatives, speaking...
2014/07/08 04:17
2014/07/08 04:17
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WHAT does it take to get a casino mogul, Defence chief and ex-Olympian into Parliament? A historic address from Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Crown chairman James Packer, Air Chief Marshal...
2014/07/07 18:24
2014/07/07 18:24
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Oamaru will be seen on Japanese television screens in September as the backdrop for several scenes in a movie about the 1964 Tokyo Olympics. NZ Network 2011 Ltd is seeking approval from the Waitaki...
2014/07/07 16:10
2014/07/07 16:10
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Where will the 2022 Olympics be? (Getty Images) The finalists shouldn't come as a surprise as they were the only three cities in the running prior to the IOC reaching the final stage. Previously...
2014/07/06 03:43
2014/07/06 03:43
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TOKYO - Japanese businesses across sectors as diverse as retail and construction are struggling to adequately staff their operations, with the labor shortage threatening to take the sheen off the...
2014/07/03 00:15
2014/07/03 00:15
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Mitsuyoshi Fukuhara, the 73-year-old owner of a butcher shop on a man-made island in Tokyo Bay, remembers when he used to recognize faces in his neighborhood. Now, as Fukuhara strolls the streets...
2014/07/02 17:41
2014/07/02 17:41
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The prospect of a player in the shirt of the Three Lions, displaying the kind of skills and intelligence currently associated with arguably the world's most talented footballer is a mouth-watering...
2014/07/02 03:18
2014/07/02 03:18
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THINK you’re a sports nut? Know all there is to know about the world of sport? This list of unusual sports from around the globe might make you think again. PESAPALLO Also known as ‘Finnish...
2014/07/19 21:38
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