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Facebook might finally kill clickbait with new algorithm tweaks

person Orange Themes access_time Apr 23,2016

In June of last year, Facebook announced that it would start showing more content that mattered to you by factoring in the ...

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UFC Fight Night 106: Shogun Rua victorieux par TKO au round 3 face à Gian Villante (vidéo)

person Orange Themes access_time Mar 12,2017

UFC Fight Night 106: Shogun Rua victorieux par TKO au round 3 face à Gian Villante (vidéo) Mauricio Shogun Rua et Gian Villante s'affrontaient la nuit dernière en co-main event de l'UFC Fight Night 106 Fortaleza (Brésil), où l'ancien champion

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Venezuela to print 20,000-unit banknote

person Orange Themes access_time Dec 05,2016

Inflation-stricken Venezuela will launch a new 20,000-bolivar banknote to help shoppers struggling with huge wads of currency in the country's economic crisis, the central bank said. Falling world prices for Venezuela's crucial oil exports have

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Tokyo Metro Vietnam established to help develop Hanoi urban railway system

access_timeApr 08,2017 chat_bubble_outline47

Nhan dan - NDO – The Tokyo Metro Vietnam Limited liability company was launched as a subsidiary of Japan’s Tokyo Metro Co., Ltd. at a ceremony in Hanoi on April 7, with an aim to strengthen Vietnam-Japan cooperation in managing and operating urban...

Tokyo 2020 slashes budget to $17 bn

access_timeDec 21,2016 chat_bubble_outline37

Tokyo Olympics organisers unveiled a smaller budget of up to $17 billion on Wednesday after coming under pressure to cut ballooning costs. The figure, down from last month's pledge to cap spending at $17.78 billion, follows warnings that the bill...

Most Asia markets struggle but Tokyo back in black

access_timeDec 20,2016 chat_bubble_outline54

Most Asian markets struggled Tuesday, with traders spooked by geopolitical concerns following deadly attacks in Europe, but Tokyo's Nikkei returned to winning ways. The incidents led to a promise by US President-elect Donald Trump to wipe...

Japan's top court backs Tokyo in bid to relocate Okinawa base

access_timeDec 20,2016 chat_bubble_outline62

Japan's Supreme Court ruled Tuesday in favour of the central government in its bid to relocate a US airbase on Okinawa, dealing a significant blow to opponents of the plan led by the island's governor. Okinawa is strategically situated in the East...

Tokyo starts construction of main Olympic stadium

access_timeDec 11,2016 chat_bubble_outline55

Construction of the main stadium for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics officially started Sunday, more than a year after the original blueprints were torn up following public outcry over skyrocketing costs. "I believe, after four years, many athletes will...

Tokyo breaks ground on new 2020 Olympics National Stadium

access_timeDec 11,2016 chat_bubble_outline82

TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo held a groundbreaking ceremony on Sunday for a $1.5 billion National Stadium to host the 2020 Olympic Games....

IOC gives backing to Tokyo's warring factions

access_timeDec 02,2016 chat_bubble_outline74

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Friday predicted that bickering 2020 Tokyo Games organisers will come together to produce a workable budget as costs threaten to spiral out of control. IOC vice president John Coates, who heads the...

Cost reductions, venue plans dominate Tokyo 2020 meetings

access_timeDec 02,2016 chat_bubble_outline52

TOKYO (AP) — Further efforts to cut costs and the venues for five new sports were the focus of a coordination commission review of the Tokyo Olympics that wrapped up on Friday....

IOC: Tokyo's huge cost could give wrong message

access_timeDec 01,2016 chat_bubble_outline68

TOKYO (AP) — A top IOC official renewed his demand Thursday that Japanese organizers further reduce their $18 billion budget ceiling for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, saying the figure could scare off cities considering bids for future games....

Rowing, canoe sprint, swimming to remain at Tokyo venues

access_timeNov 29,2016 chat_bubble_outline56

TOKYO (AP) — Olympic organizers agreed Tuesday to keep the rowing, canoe sprint and swimming venues at their planned sites in Tokyo for the 2020 Games, while postponing a decision until Christmas on a possible switch for volleyball....

Tokyo has November snow for first time in 54 years

access_timeNov 24,2016 chat_bubble_outline79

Tokyo woke up Thursday to its first November snowfall in more than half a century, leaving commuters to grapple with train disruptions and slick streets. Snow began falling before dawn with the mercury approaching zero as a cold weather system moved...

Snow falls in November in Tokyo for first time in 54 years

access_timeNov 24,2016 chat_bubble_outline72

TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo residents woke up Thursday to the first November snowfall in more than 50 years....

Olympics - Fukushima 'safe' for Tokyo 2020, says baseball boss

access_timeNov 18,2016 chat_bubble_outline63

- Fukushima, site of one of the world's worst nuclear disasters, poses no threat to players if baseball games are held there at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, the sport's top official said. Tokyo organisers want to hold part of baseball's preliminary...

Tokyo's benchmark stock index closes up 6.72% in global rally

access_timeNov 10,2016 chat_bubble_outline40

Tokyo's benchmark stock index closed 6.72 percent higher on Thursday, led by a surge in financials and export giants, on hopes Donald Trump's shock US presidential election win will provide a boost to the world's number one economy. "It's like...

Tokyo panel head says 2020 organizers not cooperating

access_timeNov 02,2016 chat_bubble_outline74

TOKYO (AP) — The head of a Tokyo government cost-cutting panel has criticized 2020 Olympic organizers for not cooperating on recommendations designed to reduce spiraling expenses for the games....

Tokyo panel shows cost and venue options for Olympic Games

access_timeNov 01,2016 chat_bubble_outline54

TOKYO (AP) — A Tokyo metropolitan government panel reviewing costly Olympic venues has proposed downgrading the expensive rowing and canoeing site for the Tokyo Games to temporary quality, or moving the events to an existing site in northern Japan....

Vietnam Airline passengers on Tokyo flight face health problems

access_timeOct 28,2016 chat_bubble_outline86

Up to 34 passengers on a Vietnam Airlines flight from HCM City to Tokyo, Japan, early this morning had to be hospitalised....

Seoul plans to restart talks on military pact with Tokyo

access_timeOct 27,2016 chat_bubble_outline59

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea plans to restart talks with Japan over a military intelligence sharing agreement to better cope with threats from North Korea, an official said Thursday....

Ex-leper takes to Tokyo runway to fight stigma

access_timeOct 20,2016 chat_bubble_outline126

At 83 Miyo Maki had never manicured her nails, thickened and deformed due to leprosy, a disease she was diagnosed with when she was just 10 years old. Later that day, she walked down the runway, wearing a white lace dress and basking in the...

Forget Paris, focus on Tokyo, Japan fashion told

access_timeOct 20,2016 chat_bubble_outline97

Tokyo may be the style capital of Asia, but with South Korea and China snapping at its heels and Japan's most iconic brands rooted in Europe, the city is being urged to haul its fashion week into the big leagues. Tokyo Fashion Week kicked off its...

Bach says no need to expand 4-party talks on Tokyo 2020 cost

access_timeOct 19,2016 chat_bubble_outline67

TOKYO (AP) — IOC President Thomas Bach on Wednesday rejected calls to expand four-party talks aimed at reducing the costs of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics....

Finnair adds Asia capacity with new departures to Tokyo and Hong Kong

access_timeOct 13,2016 chat_bubble_outline89

Finnair continues to grow its Asian traffic, and has announced it will add capacity and frequencies to the Tokyo and Hong Kong routes with the A350 for the summer 2017 season. Finnair will increase its current flight schedule between Helsinki and...

Japan’s budget carrier Vanilla Air launches Tokyo-Saigon service

access_timeSep 18,2016 chat_bubble_outline176

Ho Chi Minh City is chosen as the starting point for its expansion plan in Southeast Asia....

Hawaiian Airlines to operate daytime Tokyo flights

access_timeJul 23,2016 chat_bubble_outline173

Hawaiian Airlines has received tentative approval from the US department of transportation to shift its current daily flight between Honolulu and Tokyo's Haneda International Airport into a coveted daytime schedule. The new flights will begin...

Four Seasons reveals new hotel in Otemachi, Tokyo

access_timeJul 18,2016 chat_bubble_outline185

Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts and Mitsui Fudosan have announced plans for an all— new luxury hotel in the heart of Tokyo's bustling Otemachi business district. Part of a mixed— use development, the Hotel is set to open in the spring of 2020...

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