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  1. Mentoring magic for southern tour operators opens doors in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Shorter kayak tours in the Abel Tasman National Park is an example of attempts to cater for the needs of Chinese tourists. Next year one in five international visitors flying into Christchurch airport will be Chinese.

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  2. Authorities and Chinese community need to work togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Scoop

    Chinese studying, working and living in New Zealand need to make sure they report crimes to police, and police need to re-engage with the Chinese community, a researcher says. Dr Andrew Zhu, political polling expert and honorary research fellow at the University of Auckland business school, is making these calls following the final results from a landmark survey he conducted this week, which found six in ten Chinese living in New Zealand feel unsafe.

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  3. Former Glendora car dealer faces 79 years for bank fraud, after being a fugitive for 24 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | LA Daily News

    In a May 26, 1988 photo, Gen. Fidel Ramos, left, visited Grand Wilshire Group owner Eminiano "Jun" Reodica, shortly before Reodica's auto empire crumbled.

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  4. South Korea Hails Comfort Women Deal With Japan, But Controversies LingerRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    By Park Boram SEOUL, Aug 26 -- The South Korean government hailed its deal to settle a long-running historic row with Japan over its colonial-era sexual enslavement of Korean women on Thursday. South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported that lingering controversies still remain in the run up to the neighbours' initial steps to fully implement the landmark agreement.

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  5. Farewell And Arms; straight from the LFW Winter/Festive 2016 runwayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    IN APRIL Padma Shri awardee and Goa-based designer Wendell Rodricks presented "Indica Emporia", taking joint credit with his protA gA Schulen Fernandes, who as the designer described, "designed many garments and will one day take over my mantle and studio as Design Head". Well, that day came sooner than fashion watchers expected.

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  6. #CartoonsSoWhite? Disney's 'Moana' points the way forward for actor diversity in animated filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    WHEN THE Disney film "Moana" lands this November, it will feel fresh to many moviegoers for an unusual reason: It is a mainstream Hollywood animated film that casts featured voice actors of color who represent the culture being depicted. "Moana" centers on the adventure of a young woman looking for a fabled Pacific island, with demigod Maui in tow.

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  7. Reporting on police brutality is complicated for some minority journalistsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Police advance toward protesters during disturbances following the police shooting of a man in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S. August 14, 2016. The evening of August 13 started out as a reporting assignment for Aaron Mak, a Yale student and intern at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

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  8. Magnificent Seven 20th anniversary: What is the team up to now?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... U.S. Department of Justice's Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. After becoming the first Asian-American woman to win an Olympic medal in 1996, Amy Chow went on to compete in the 2000 Olympics. On the side, leading up to the ...

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  9. From strangers to business partners thro...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    One can easily mistake Jun Young-soon and Jun Kyung-sook for sisters because of their similar heights and hairstyles, and, yes, their names. But the two businesswomen met through an annual forum for Korean female leaders that was launched in 2001 by the South Korean Ministry of Gender Equality and Family aimed at growing and enhancing the global network of professional Korean women.

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  10. Korean goalie to depart for NWHLRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    South Korean goaltender Shin So-jung will depart for American women's professional ice hockey league this week, officials here said Thursday. Shin, 26, became the first South Korean to play in the National Women's Hockey League last month after she signed a contract with the New York Riveters for the 2016-17 season.

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  11. NZME Announces New Platform Chinese New Zealand HeraldRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Scoop

    The Chinese New Zealand Herald will provide a platform for Chinese New Zealanders to engage with local news from nzherald.co.nz in Chinese . The site will contain selected articles translated from nzherald.co.nz, as well as articles from the print version of the Chinese Herald.

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  12. Barnard College Student Life to Present Asian American Playwright Marisa Marquez's MS. ORIENTALRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... to create more acting opportunities for herself, she has found it more rewarding to build content for the Asian-American community. Her two FringeNYC premiers were chosen for publication in "The Best of Fringe" collections consecutively - Yellow ...

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  13. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Wire

    The Rating Outlook remains Stable. KEY RATING DRIVERS U.S. Sovereign Risk: The trust coll... )--Armanino Foods of Distinction, Inc. announced today that its board of directors has declared its regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.020 per sha... )--Regulatory News: Vivendi : Note: This press release contains unaudited consolidated earnings established under IFRS, which were approved by Vivendi's Management B... )--Regulatory News : Vivendi : Note : ce communiquA prA sente des rA sultats consolidA s non auditA s, A tablis selon les normes IFRS, arrAatA s par le Directoire de Viven... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer - Pipeline Review, H2 2016" drug pipelines to their offering.

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  14. Asian Australians pen letter to parents about anti-BlacknessRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Green Left Weekly

    An Australian version of an open letter from Asian Americans in solidarity with Black Lives Matter has been circulating on social media. "Letters for Black Lives" is a project that began in the United States to initiate cross-generational conversations between young Asian Americans and their families about anti-Blackness and police violence.

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  15. In movies, all the men are usually straight and all the gays are...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    When Andrew Ahn came out as gay, he was told by his Korean father that gay Koreans didn't exist; that being gay was an American concept and he was only gay because he was Korean American. That statement left Ahn feeling "fractured, like your Korean identity and your gay identity can't live in the same place," he said.

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  16. He brought unity through languageRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Star Online

    JOHOR BARU: As Merdeka Day draws near, palm oil industry campaigner Datuk Boon Weng Siew recalls his experience of working closely with some of the nation's prominent leaders in the fight to achieve independence. His strong command of both English and Chinese earned him the pivotal role of a translator between MCA founding president Tun Tan Cheng Lock and the Chinese community when he joined the party in 1951.

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  17. Philadelphia hosts ACS national meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chemical & Engineering News

    On Aug. 21-25, more than 12,000 chemists from around the world gathered in Philadelphia for the 252nd American Chemical Society National Meeting , where they shared their latest research advancements, caught up with old friends and colleagues, and established new collaborations. The technical program showcased 105 symposia with more than 9,000 papers highlighting the meeting's theme, "Chemistry of the People, by the People & for the People."

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  18. Diversity on campus sparks protest?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Northwestern University

    Show of hands: you work side-by-side with people who are much poorer or wealthier than you - and you share your living space with someone from a religion, race, nation or sexual orientation other than your own. We suspect few adults have their hands in the air.

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  19. India's results were satisfactory if not ideal, says hockey coachRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Rediff.com

    India finished fourth in group stage having won two, drawn one and lost two. One of India's win came against eventual gold medallists, Argentina.

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  20. Indian-American Aarthi Sampath on Winning Cooking Reality Show - Chopped'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | India.com

    Aarthi Sampath is sassy, smart, and she's great at cooking. Her skill and passion have taken her places, more specifically, to Food Network 's reality show, "Chopped."

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