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4 hrs ago | The Asian Pacific Post

Understanding the Asia factor across Canada

The impact of Asia is extending to unexpected corners of Canada. Did you know that Asia now absorbs close to 45 per cent of British Columbia's merchandise exports and more than 13 per cent of Nova Scotia's? Asia is a major buyer of goods from across Canada.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Asia Times

COMMENT Is new China the old Japan?

COMMENT Is new China the old Japan? By Curtis S Chin NEW YORK - As the sixth meeting of the US-China Strategic and Economic Dialogue takes place July 9-10 in Beijing, with US Secretary of State John Kerry and Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew representing the United States, and State Councilor Yang Jiechi and Vice Premier Wang Yang representing China, ... (more)

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The Asian Pacific Post

Understanding the Asia factor across Canada

The impact of Asia is extending to unexpected corners of Canada. Did you know that Asia now absorbs close to 45 per cent of British Columbia's merchandise exports and more than 13 per cent of Nova Scotia's? Asia is a major buyer of goods from across Canada.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Japan,

Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Star Online

With one eye on Washington, China plots its own Asia 'pivot'

The Silk Road, an obscure Kazakh-inspired security forum and a $50 billion Asian infrastructure bank are just some of the disparate elements in an evolving Chinese strategy to try to counter Washington's "pivot" to the region.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Townhall

ISIL is Bleeding Soldiers

Japan: The Cabinet approved a change in the interpretation of the Constitution regarding Japan's right of self-defense.

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Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, Japan, South Korea, Opinion

The Japan Times

Complexes continue to color Japan's ambivalent ties to the outside world

Hang around Japan long enough and you're bound to hear the refrain that the Japanese have an inferiority complex towards "Westerners" .

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

Reuters

Rich Asians buy into upwardly mobile Manila's luxury condominiums

Sweating under their hard hats, renowned Polish architect David Libeskind and interior designers from Italy's Armani trooped to a construction site in sweltering, downtown Manila, to perform the ground breaking for a new tower in the Philippine capital.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

The Star Online

The Great War: Remembering the - war to end all wars' 100 years on

Armed and ready: This 1916 picure shows French soldiers moving into attack from their trench during the Verdun battle, eastern France, during World War I. The battle won by the French in November 1916 cost the lives of 163,000 French soldiers and 143,000 German soldiers.

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QST

The K7RA Solar Update

Solar activity continues to weaken, with average daily sunspot numbers dropping nearly 69 points to 72.3, and average daily solar flux down nearly 36 points to 98.8. On Wednesday the predicted solar flux on Friday through Sunday, June 27-29 was 105, 110 and 115, but on Thursday those numbers were revised downward to 100, 105 and 105.

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Sat Jun 21, 2014

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Why Gold and Silver Are Soaring

Gold and silver have had phenomenal weeks, with the metals rising nearly 3 percent and 6 percent, respectively.

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Tue Jun 17, 2014

Truthdig

How to Forgive Your Torturer

According to an Amnesty International Poll released in May, 45% of Americans believe that torture is "sometimes necessary and acceptable" in order to "gain information that may protect the public."

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Related Topix: Japan, World News, US News, Liberal Political News

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Japanese-Brazilians struggle with dual identities

In this June 10, 2014 photo, Wagner Yoshihiro Higuchi tends the Bar Kintaro, with a woodblock print of Japan's quintessential sumo sport and a Brazilian flags hanging on the wall, in Asian-flavored Libertade district of Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Related Topix: World News, Brazil, Japan, Anthropology, Science

Mon Jun 16, 2014

My Edmonds

Pulitzer Prize winner Alex Tizon to sign book in Edmonds Thursday

This week, My Edmonds News had the privilege of interviewing Edmonds resident Alex Tizon, 1997 Pulitzer Prize winner and author of "Little Big Man: In Search of My Asian Self."

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Sun Jun 15, 2014

The Daily Star

Excuse me...Southasia?

THE sight of Narendra Modi reviewing Vikramaditya battleship, his declaration of Bharat playing the role of neither an aggressor nor a victim, and the visual of the stormy seas said one thing India is enjoying sending strong messages to the world.

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Related Topix: World News, India, Asia, Bangladesh, Japan,

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