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  1. Hirohito, best-known Japanese in West, overshadowed by Abe in Asia: surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Japan Times

    The late Emperor Hirohito is the most famous Japanese in the West, while Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is best known in Asia, a survey by the Japan Press Research Institute has revealed. The survey, conducted in January, asked some 1,000 people in each of six countries - the United States, Britain, France, China, South Korea and Thailand - to name a Japanese person they know.

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  2. Savannah Asian Cultural Festival takes up residence at Armstrong State UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | SavannahNow

    The city of Savannah is partnering with Armstrong State University to host the this year's festival, which celebrates the diversity of Asia through cuisine, live performances and more. The food offerings will include items from local restaurants and foods from Polynesia, China, Japan, the Philippines, Vietnam and Thailand.

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  3. Asian Future Leaders Scholarship Program Application GuideRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | PressReleasePoint

    The Asian Future Leaders Scholarship Program is a full scholarship program designed to promote interaction among the young people of Asia. It was established through the generosity of Mr Ronald K Y Chao of Hong Kong, and is administered by Bai Xian Education Foundation Limited and Bai Xian Asia Institute Limited.

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  4. World praise for Lee mixed with human rights concernsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Bangkok Post

    But as tributes poured in for the former prime minister, who died in hospital aged 91 after a long illness, foreign rights campaigners said it was now time for Singapore to relax his authoritarian legacy. Lee is credited with transforming Singapore from a sleepy British imperial outpost into one of the world's wealthiest societies as leader from 1959 to 1990.

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  5. What Lee Kuan Yew got wrong about AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Washington Post

    In this Sept. 21, 1963, photo, Singapore Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew is hoisted by supporters after leading his People's Action Party to a landslide victory in elections.

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  6. The Sage of Singapore: Remembering Lee Kuan Yew Through His Own WordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Switched

    Though the founding father of a tiny country on the tip of the Malay peninsula, Lee Kuan Yew was one of the giants of the arriving Asian century. Not only did he miraculously transform the impoverished colonial entrepot of Singapore, rife with drugs and prostitution, into a gleaming model city-state of the 21st century; his practical vision of soft-authoritarian capitalism also became the template for Deng Xiaoping's "opening up and reform" in China, laying the basis for the rise of a prosperous East Asia.

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  7. Investment Trends To Grow Your Wealth - 'Demographics And Urbanization'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Seeking Alpha

    Demography involves the statistical study of human populations. By using demographics, you can invest in countries, sectors or stocks that stand to benefit from a demographic trend.

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  8. Europeans now banking on China as next world leaderRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | The Nation

    Beijing has triumphed over Washington: the EU's four largest economies are now backing the establishment of a China-sponsored development bank The United States appears to have manoeuvred itself into an isolated corner by opposing a Chinese-backed development bank that has now received support not only from France, Germany and Italy, but also from long-time US ally Britain. The four largest members of the European Union have made clear their intention to be founding members of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank , marking a major diplomatic coup for Beijing, which initiated the idea.

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  9. Asia's new Confucius boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Boston.com

    No, it's not Adam Smith. It's Confucius. The Great Sage's influence in China, Korea, and Japan cannot be overstated.

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  10. Indian Youth: Future Hopes, Future ProspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Forbes.com

    East Asians speak of other East Asians they consider too Occidentalised as "bananas" - yellow outside, white inside. I may be the opposite.

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  11. Good dreams, bad dreams and baby omensRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Asia News Network

    Lee Jae-in woke up one day from an uneasy dream. The 31-year-old, who rarely dreams, could vividly recall what was disturbing her.

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  12. [Weekender] Good dreams, bad dreams and baby omensRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Korea Herald

    Lee Jae-in woke up one day from an uneasy dream. The 31-year-old, who rarely dreams, could vividly recall what was disturbing her.

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  13. Ahn Jung-geun, a True Korean Ep442015-03-128Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Arirang TV

    Born in Haeju, Hwanghae Province in 1879, he became the assassin of the Resident-General of Korea. Ahn Jung-geun, a true Korean.

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  14. Asian supermodel still an unknown at home in VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | Vancouver Sun

    The BC Lions Felions Dance Team played host to about 100 hopefuls from all over the Lower Mainland who showed off their dance moves for the 30 spots available for the dance team in 2015. The 69-year-old rock and soul singer's still got it, as he proved in a recent visit to Rogers Arena.

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  15. Canada's secret superstars: They're famous in Asia, but virtually unknown at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | National Post

    In 2004, a Vancouver-raised Capilano University student named Godfrey Gao went to Taiwan with dreams of kickstarting his modeling career. The 6'4" Mr. Gao had only picked up a few mediocre gigs in Canada, such as being a "living mannequin" at a Richmond shopping mall.

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  16. Rodong Sinmun Accuses Japan of Its Move for Expanding Scope of SDF's ActivitiesRead the original story

    Friday Mar 6 | Korean News

    Japan is going to enact the "national security law" to drastically increase the scope of activities of its "Self-Defence Forces" . The present chief executive of Japan submitted its bill to the consultative council of the Liberal Democratic Party and the New Komeito Party.

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  17. Seven Perspectives On Asia & 21st Century GlobalizationRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | Forbes.com

    East Asians speak of other East Asians they consider too Occidentalised as "bananas" - yellow outside, white inside. I may be the opposite.

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  18. Home-field advantageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | The Economist

    TROPICAL rain pounds on the roof of a cavernous warehouse near Jakarta, Indonesia's capital. Inside, youngsters in orange T-shirts haul around clothes, luggage and electrical goods for Lazada, an e-commerce firm, which has just moved in.

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  19. Review: Focus found at Pisces Sushi & Global BistroRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | St. Petersburg Times

    Pisces opened toward the end of 2013 and I slipped in to check it out. Although chef James Keene and his wife, Elizabeth, were clearly ambitious and service-oriented, I felt that the menu had too much going on, was trying so hard to be all things to all people that the culinary message was muddled.

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  20. New global economic policy rules are increasingly made in AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | South China Morning Post

    We are moving from near-universal belief in the beneficial effects of unfettered capital movements towards a much more managed system of world money. Many of the characteristics of this new framework bear the hallmark "made in Asia".

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