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Yonhap News Agency
U.S., Japan agree to maximize pressure on N. Korea over nuclear programover its nuclear weapons program, the State Department said Tuesday. U.S. Depu
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 36 minutes ago
over its nuclear weapons program, the State Department said Tuesday. U.S. Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan was in Tokyo earlier in the day to meet with his Japanese counterpart and that country's national security adviser. "The deputy... Read more
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Reuters
Japan Inc wants Abe election win, but smaller majorityTOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese companies overwhelmingly want Prime Minister Shinzo
Reuters / Posted 55 minutes ago
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese companies overwhelmingly want Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s ruling coalition to stay in power in this Sunday’s national election but about two-thirds want it to lose seats, a Reuters poll found. The survey suggests... Read more
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Daily Mail
International jewel thief, 87, released after Walmart heistworld's most prolific and simultaneously discreet jewel thieves – traveling fro
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
world's most prolific and simultaneously discreet jewel thieves – traveling from New York, Miami, Paris, Monte Carlo and Tokyo to pursue her infamous career. She estimates that she's swiped more than $2 million in precious jewels in that time,... Read more
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TheBull
Dow briefly crosses 23,000 for 1st timebroken, allowing Trump to deliver on tax reform and the door to be opened for f
TheBull / Posted 2 hours ago
broken, allowing Trump to deliver on tax reform and the door to be opened for further Brexit negotiations," he added. Tokyo scales new heights Asian equities diverged Tuesday as traders took a breather after recent strong gains, with more... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
StockX adds Supreme, other streetwear brands to its online catalogplatform announced Tuesday that it has added the New York City-based Supreme br
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 3 hours ago
platform announced Tuesday that it has added the New York City-based Supreme brand. The Dan Gilbert company will later add Tokyo-based A Bathing Ape (BAPE), New York City-based Kith and Milan-based Off-White, the news release said. StockX now... Read more
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EuroNews
The world’s most dangerous megacities for womenthe world’s 10 most dangerous megacities for women were Lima, Peru; Mexico City
EuroNews / Posted 4 hours ago
the world’s 10 most dangerous megacities for women were Lima, Peru; Mexico City, Mexico; Dhaka, Bangladesh; Lagos, Nigeria; Jakarta, Indonesia; and Istanbul, Turkey. London was ranked as the safest megacity for women, followed by Tokyo and... Read more
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IGN
Nour Is the Trippiest Game About Food You'll Ever Playmanages to animate food in such a way that immediately makes me hungry,” says H
IGN / Posted 4 hours ago
manages to animate food in such a way that immediately makes me hungry,” says Hughes. He isn’t lying – the Ghibli Museum in Tokyo is literally running an exhibit right now on the art of food in Studio Ghibli’s animated films. And in the world of... Read more
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Daily Star
'People will die' North Korea won't survive a YEAR under crippling new punishmentsof hitting the United States. "Eventually, we don't rule out the possibility o
Daily Star / Posted 5 hours ago
of hitting the United States. "Eventually, we don't rule out the possibility of course of direct talks," Sullivan said in Tokyo after talks with his Japanese counterpart. "Our focus is on diplomacy to solve this problem that is presented by the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Asian markets extend gains but investors waryXi Jinping is set to be handed a second term, while changes to several key part
The Manila Times / Posted 5 hours ago
Xi Jinping is set to be handed a second term, while changes to several key party leadership positions are expected. Tokyo rose 0.4 percent, an 11th straight gain, to put the Nikkei at a new 21-year high. Sydney was up 0.7 percent on a... Read more
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Sun Star
Davao mayor skips Japan roadshow; schedules visit next yearrepresentatives in major cities of Japan. The roadshow will also include visit
Sun Star / Posted 5 hours ago
representatives in major cities of Japan. The roadshow will also include visits to the key cities of Kyoto, Yokohama, and Tokyo. The roadshow is in partnership with the Philippine Embassy in Tokyo. Duterte-Carpio in her State of the City Address... Read more
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/Film
Exploring 7 (True and Untrue) Disney Urban Legendsidea appears to have come from Cinderella Castle Mystery Tour, a walk-through a
/Film / Posted 5 hours ago
idea appears to have come from Cinderella Castle Mystery Tour, a walk-through attraction that operated for ten years at Tokyo Disneyland. For the last three years, Tokyo DisneySea has let villains take over the park as part of its “Villain’s... Read more
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CTV News
Pole dancing eyes Olympic participationpotential as international federations within the global sports family and, one
CTV News / Posted 5 hours ago
potential as international federations within the global sports family and, one day, maybe become part of the Olympic programme. "The new sports debuting at Tokyo 2020 and at the Buenos Aires Youth Olympics are evidence that the pathway is t... Read more
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Variety
Evanescence Amp Up the Drama With 20-Piece Orchestra at L.A.’s Greek Theatrefrom the band’s self-titled third album, inspired by watching TV images of the
Variety / Posted 5 hours ago
from the band’s self-titled third album, inspired by watching TV images of the 2011 earthquake and tsunami which devastated Tokyo. “End of the Dream,” also from that album, starts slowly, segueing into a vaguely Middle Eastern/Indian feel, before... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Kobe Steel under U.S. scrutiny as fake data crisis growssuch as Mitsubishi Motors Corp. and Asahi Kasei Corp. It has since pared those
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 hours ago
such as Mitsubishi Motors Corp. and Asahi Kasei Corp. It has since pared those losses, closing 3.1 percent higher in Tokyo on Tuesday for a two-day gain of 6 percent. Kobe Steel could face losses of as much as 200 billion yen ($1.8 billion)... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Phl brings back the Miss Asia Pacific Int’lyears under Models Association of Cebu. • Miss Japan Yuki Du Sonoda, 23. She’s
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 hours ago
years under Models Association of Cebu. • Miss Japan Yuki Du Sonoda, 23. She’s a Law graduate from Rikkyo University in Tokyo. While preparing for the bar exam, she works as an office assistant in a Tokyo-based real estate firm. • Miss... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US commander must 'imagine the unimaginable' on North KoreaAnd what is unimaginable to me are North Korean nuclear-tipped missiles deliver
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 hours ago
And what is unimaginable to me are North Korean nuclear-tipped missiles delivered in Los Angeles, in Honolulu, in Seoul, in Tokyo, in Sydney, in Singapore," he said. US President Donald Trump and Defense Secretary Jim Mattis "do not come to me and... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Over 50 and a woman? Better get saving for retirementIn the Swiss city of Zurich, the savings requirement is only 11% of income, on
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 6 hours ago
In the Swiss city of Zurich, the savings requirement is only 11% of income, on top of state pension contributions. But in Tokyo, Taipei and Hong Kong, the dream of a comfortable retirement is just that — women there would actually have to save... Read more
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The Christian Post
'Land of the Lustrous' Episode 3 Spoilers: Can the Jewels Manage to Bring Phos Back?be the end for the brave weakling? "Land of the Lustrous" airs on Saturdays at
The Christian Post / Posted 7 hours ago
be the end for the brave weakling? "Land of the Lustrous" airs on Saturdays at 9:30 p.m. JST on AT-X and at 10 p.m. JST on Tokyo MX. It also airs on the same day at 11 p.m. JST on BS11 and late night at 2:38 a.m. JST on MBS. Information on other... Read more
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The Christian Post
'Fate/Apocrypha' Episode 16 Spoilers: Series Sets the Stage for Its Next Big Matchcoming up. Who will eventually be the last man standing in the end? "Fate/Apoc
The Christian Post / Posted 7 hours ago
coming up. Who will eventually be the last man standing in the end? "Fate/Apocrypha" airs on Saturdays at midnight JST on Tokyo MX, BS 11, Gumma TV and Togi TV. It also airs on Tuesdays late night at 3:30 a.m. on MBS. Episodes become available for... Read more
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The Christian Post
'Dies Irae' Episode 2 Spoilers: Ren's Normal Life Is About to Change With the Arrival of the Longinus Dreizehn Ordenthe city? "Dies Irae" airs on Mondays late night at 12:30 a.m. JST on BS11, on
The Christian Post / Posted 7 hours ago
the city? "Dies Irae" airs on Mondays late night at 12:30 a.m. JST on BS11, on Fridays late night at 1:05 a.m. JST on Tokyo MX, and on Saturdays at 9 p.m. JST on AT-X. Information on other broadcast schedules and online resources can be found... Read more
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The Christian Post
'Blood Blockade Battlefront & Beyond' Episode 3 Spoilers: Old Manga Chapter Gets Adapted to Anime in 'Day In Day Out'Battlefront & Beyond" airs on Saturdays late night at 3:08 a.m. JST on MBS and
The Christian Post / Posted 7 hours ago
Battlefront & Beyond" airs on Saturdays late night at 3:08 a.m. JST on MBS and on Sundays late night at 12:30 a.m. JST on Tokyo MX and BS11. It also airs on Thursdays at 8 p.m. JST on AT-X. Information on other broadcast schedules and online... Read more
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PGA European Tour
Kaymer delighted with late Andalucia inviteyear old. “I called up Sergio last week very spontaneously to get in because I
PGA European Tour / Posted 7 hours ago
year old. “I called up Sergio last week very spontaneously to get in because I hadn’t entered. I was due to be playing in Tokyo but that was cancelled last week so I said to Sergio, if you have an invite left I would love to play. “Hosting an... Read more
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Mashable
One man, a 300-year plan, and billions of dollars are reshaping tech as we know itWhat's This?A man walks past a logo of SoftBank at a department store in Tokyo
Mashable / Posted 7 hours ago
What's This?A man walks past a logo of SoftBank at a department store in Tokyo Image: BEHROUZ MEHRI/AFP/Getty Images Mark Zuckerberg unveiled a grand 10-year plan last year for his social networking giant. But another business leader is swooping in... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Unsafe citypopulated capital region called Metro Manila, ranked low in all the indicators.
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 hours ago
populated capital region called Metro Manila, ranked low in all the indicators. Four of the 10 safest cities are in Asia. Tokyo was ranked as the safest followed by city-state Singapore. Osaka placed third; Hong Kong ninth. The top three all... Read more
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The Hindu
U.S. not ruling out direct talks with North Koreaof hitting the U.S. “Eventually, we don’t rule out the possibility of course o
The Hindu / Posted 7 hours ago
of hitting the U.S. “Eventually, we don’t rule out the possibility of course of direct talks,” Mr. Sullivan said in Tokyo after talks with his Japanese counterpart. “Our focus is on diplomacy to solve this problem that is presented by the... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Over 50 and a woman? Better get saving for retirementIn the Swiss city of Zurich, the savings requirement is only 11% of income, on
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 7 hours ago
In the Swiss city of Zurich, the savings requirement is only 11% of income, on top of state pension contributions. But in Tokyo, Taipei and Hong Kong, the dream of a comfortable retirement is just that — women there would actually have to save... Read more
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SKY News
Pole dancing could become an Olympic eventpotential as international federations within the global sports family and, one
SKY News / Posted 7 hours ago
potential as international federations within the global sports family and, one day, maybe become part of the Olympic programme. "The new sports debuting at Tokyo 2020 and at the Buenos Aires Youth Olympics are evidence that the pathway is t... Read more
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CTV News
Toronto ranked 4th-safest city in the world in 2017Cities in Asia and Europe dominate a newly released Safe Cities Index by The Ec
CTV News / Posted 7 hours ago
Cities in Asia and Europe dominate a newly released Safe Cities Index by The Economist Intelligence Unit, which named Tokyo the world's safest city for the second consecutive time. For the 2017 edition of the biennial report, analysts examined 60... Read more
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New Kerala
Toshiba Electronic Devices and Storage Corporation Adds Second-Generation 650V SiC Schottky Barrier Diodes in DPAK Surface-Mount Type Package - newkerala news #281289TOKYO, Japan : Toshiba Electronic Devices and Storage Corporation (TDSC) has en
New Kerala / Posted 7 hours ago
TOKYO, Japan : Toshiba Electronic Devices and Storage Corporation (TDSC) has enhanced its diode portfolio with the addition of six Schottky barrier diodes (SBDs) fabricated with silicon carbide (SiC) and housed in surface-mount packages. Volume... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pole dancing eyes Olympics after recognition by sports bodyinternational federations within the global sports family and, one day, maybe b
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 hours ago
international federations within the global sports family and, one day, maybe become part of the Olympic programme. "The new sports debuting at Tokyo 2020 and at the Buenos Aires Youth Olympics are evidence that the pathway is there."Source: A... Read more
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express
Kim's insiders arranging secret meetings with US experts to get dirt on TrumpSullivan said the United States is not ruling out the eventual possibility of d
express / Posted 8 hours ago
Sullivan said the United States is not ruling out the eventual possibility of direct talks with North Korea. Speaking in Tokyo, he said: "Eventually, we don't rule out the possibility of course of direct talk. "Our focus is on diplomacy to solve... Read more
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New Kerala
Japanese technology brings new life to online singing and virtual games - newkerala news #281245Tokyo [Japan], Oct. 17: Karaoke Box is a place where an amateur singer sings al
New Kerala / Posted 9 hours ago
Tokyo [Japan], Oct. 17: Karaoke Box is a place where an amateur singer sings along with recorded music by using a microphone. The trend is gaining popularity in Japan as many such places are mushrooming across the country. Takayuki Suzuki, Manager,... Read more
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IGN
Gran Turismo Sport Review in Progresshell on my Sportsmanship Rating because it’s impossible not to have multiple pe
IGN / Posted 9 hours ago
hell on my Sportsmanship Rating because it’s impossible not to have multiple people hit you on such a tiny course. The Tokyo freeway track isn’t much better; it looks very nice but it’s super narrow and not particularly conducive to clean... Read more
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Eye Witness News
US official says not ruling out eventual direct talks with North KoreaUn. FILE: A combination of file photos of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un and
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 hours ago
Un. FILE: A combination of file photos of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un and US President Donald Trump. Picture: AFP. TOKYO/UNITED NATIONS - The United States is not ruling out the eventual possibility of direct talks with North Korea, Deputy... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Netherlands theme park ride takes royal subjects on a secret tour of a king’s palaceemphasis on European countries. Symbolica joins a growing list of trackless da
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 10 hours ago
emphasis on European countries. Symbolica joins a growing list of trackless dark rides that includes Pooh’s Hunny Hunt at Tokyo Disneyland, Mystic Manor at Hong Kong Disneyland, Ratatouille at Walt Disney Studios Park in France, Antarctic at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Can the Kenyan Lion Kick High Enough to Be the South Korean Tiger of Africa?optimism, as Kenya seeks to move from being a regional leader to local innovato
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
optimism, as Kenya seeks to move from being a regional leader to local innovator. In August 2016, Kenya hosted the Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD), which was the first on African soil. Kenya is also developing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Chumba Stuns Chelimo in Lisbonweather prevented her from improving on her course record from last year. The
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
weather prevented her from improving on her course record from last year. The 33-year-old, who earlier this year won the Tokyo Marathon in 2:19:47, reached the half-way point in 1:12:48. But with the temperatures rising, she sensibly controlled... Read more
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Reuters
Earnings and commodities keep stocks bulls happylow on concerns over the future of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAF
Reuters / Posted 10 hours ago
low on concerns over the future of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) after Washington presented a number of hard-line proposals in re-negotiation talks. Additional reporting by Hideyuki Sano in Tokyo; editing by John... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Navy Veterans Look Beyond The Crews For Cause Of Collisionsduring his tenure. Kevin Eyer is a retired Navy captain with 27 years experien
KPBS San Diego / Posted 10 hours ago
during his tenure. Kevin Eyer is a retired Navy captain with 27 years experience, October 6, 2017. The waters around Tokyo are as crowded as the skies over O’Hare Airport in Chicago, but the airplane analogy does not quite hold, he said. “In... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
My worst moment: When hubris got the best of 'Survivor's Remorse' starmomentum, and I was being asked to sing at different events and venues. This bi
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
momentum, and I was being asked to sing at different events and venues. This big company was putting on a special show at Tokyo Disneyland, and it was the first time that I was the star of the show. So getting this job was a big deal for me. It... Read more
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Reuters
Citing data scandal, local government delays Kobe Steel coal plant assessmentTOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s Kobe Steel, embroiled in a data falsification scandal
Reuters / Posted 11 hours ago
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s Kobe Steel, embroiled in a data falsification scandal in its metals business, was dealt a fresh blow as a local government suspended an environmental assessment of its plans to build a large coal-fired plant on the site of... Read more
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Reuters
Hawkish Fed chair talk props up dollaron European and UK stock markets see reuters://realtime/verb=Open/url=http://em
Reuters / Posted 11 hours ago
on European and UK stock markets see reuters://realtime/verb=Open/url=http://emea1.apps.cp.extranet.thomsonreuters.biz/cms/?pageId=livemarkets Reporting by Jemima Kelly; Additional reporting by Shinichi Saoshiro in Tokyo; Editing by Catherine... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fahrenheitand pleasant;86;67;NNE;6;38%;0%;5 Tirana, Albania;Mostly sunny;85;58;Periods o
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 hours ago
and pleasant;86;67;NNE;6;38%;0%;5 Tirana, Albania;Mostly sunny;85;58;Periods of sun;83;57;ESE;4;48%;2%;3 Tokyo, Japan;A little a.m. rain;62;52;Clouding up;64;52;ENE;10;51%;79%;4 Toronto, Canada;Mostly sunny, warmer;63;49;Mostly... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Celsiusand pleasant;30;20;NNE;9;38%;0%;5 Tirana, Albania;Mostly sunny;29;15;Periods o
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 hours ago
and pleasant;30;20;NNE;9;38%;0%;5 Tirana, Albania;Mostly sunny;29;15;Periods of sun;29;14;ESE;6;48%;2%;3 Tokyo, Japan;A little a.m. rain;16;11;Clouding up;18;11;ENE;16;51%;79%;4 Toronto, Canada;Mostly sunny, warmer;17;10;Mostly... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Market tops 8,500 points; MacroAsia, SMIC advanceXi Jinping is set to be handed a second term, while changes to several key part
Manila Standard Today / Posted 12 hours ago
Xi Jinping is set to be handed a second term, while changes to several key party leadership positions are expected. Tokyo rose 0.4 percent, an 11th straight gain, to put the Nikkei at a new 21-year high. Sydney was up 0.7 percent on a... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Security Bank launches initial deposit instrument worth P5bto investors who would like to trade the instruments. Security Bank signed a s
Manila Standard Today / Posted 12 hours ago
to investors who would like to trade the instruments. Security Bank signed a strategic partnership with The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd., the largest bank in Japan and a member of the Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group last year to help the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Global Stocks Just Shy Of Record Highs As Dollar, Yields Rise On Taylor Tensiongains, after a six-day rally pushed it further into technically overbought leve
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 hours ago
gains, after a six-day rally pushed it further into technically overbought levels. It eventually closed 0.2% higher in Tokyo after gaining as much as 0.6%. Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 Index rose 0.7 percent and South Korea’s Kospi index was up 0.2... Read more
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Manning River Times
Serviced office fights back against co-working fadtheir own version of the product. Sydney-based Servcorp is trialling co-workin
Manning River Times / Posted 12 hours ago
their own version of the product. Sydney-based Servcorp is trialling co-working spaces at four locations – Sydney, Tokyo, New York and London – and Regus is using the Spaces brand to develop muscle in the new territory. Servcorp chief... Read more
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metro
There's a cafe in Tokyo that's themed entirely around women's legsupgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video The World of Thighs Photo
metro / Posted 12 hours ago
upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video The World of Thighs Photography Cafe is a popup restaurant in Tokyo, Japan (where else?), decked out in photos of women’s thighs – so people can happily eat a meal while staring at... Read more
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Reuters
China's Hony to buy 30 percent in owner of Italian luxury brandto lift consumption in the local market and woo back Chinese shoppers from dest
Reuters / Posted 12 hours ago
to lift consumption in the local market and woo back Chinese shoppers from destinations such as Paris, Milan, New York and Tokyo. Founded in 2007, Mr & Mrs Italy, is best known for its iconic “luxury parkas”, which are generally hand-made and... Read more
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