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‘Young Folks in Metropolis’ is a great showcase for Japan’s indie acts

By Patrick ST. Michel
- via The Japan Times    Oct 23, 2016

Various artists “Young Folks in Metropolis” (Self-released) Japan’s mainstream music media has been obsessed with acts from the 1...

Must Reads of the Week: Saudi Royalty, Dwelling on Brexit, and More

via Foreign Affairs    Oct 21, 2016

What Editors are reading the week of October 17–21, 2016.

U.S. Navy Operations in a Maritime Chokepoint

By Captain Clint Carroll,Jonathan Masters
- via Foreign Affairs    Oct 20, 2016

A missile attack on a U.S. warship in the Bab al-Mandeb strait, off the coast of Yemen, illustrates how the U.S. Navy responds to an array of threa...


Re-fashioning the business of womenswear

By Samuel Thomas
- via The Japan Times    Oct 22, 2016

As the last of the models walk the Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo runway, there are many in the metropolis who won’t look at one tweet from the fr...

Oknoplast bent on building a global brand

By Karl Cryer
-    Oct 04, 2016

Since it began exporting to Europe in 2004, Oknoplast has experienced continuous growth across the region. The Polish company’s success came as it ...

CEO Profile: New Paradyz chairman paves way for global expansion

By Jan Onghanseng
-    Sep 05, 2016

With the takeover of the Tepinski family, Paradyz Group is confident that a leaner ownership structure would give the company greater agility to im...


There’s always drama at home

By Kaori Shoji
- via The Japan Times    Oct 19, 2016

The most intriguing titles at this year’s TIFF celebrate geographical diversity while homing in on social issues of modern life. Whether the ...

Poland’s Jet Story finds success in the U.S. and Europe

By Jan Onghanseng
-    Aug 31, 2016

With a recent change in brand, Polish business jet operator Jet Story is hoping to attract a larger clientele, specifically in Western Europe and t...

Puro Chile: Unique aesthetic, shared sensibility

By Francis Pacheco
-    Aug 30, 2016

Puro Chile was formed in 2004 to promote the best of the Chilean architecture and design, which is characterized by simplicity and adaptability to ...

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Brunei 2016


While Brunei Darussalam enjoyed enviable prosperity due to its huge oil and gas reserves, the Southeast Asian sultanate had to restudy its growth model a few years ago when the world price of oil fell sharply. Amid this protracted downturn, Brunei continues on its efforts to diversify its economy. In 2008, the government launched a long-term national development plan, called “Wawasan Brunei 2035” or “Vision Brunei 2035." With its aim to have a sustainable economy, the government is aggressively developing new sources of revenue outside the oil and gas industries. &l...

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Casino slot manufacturer attributes success to hard work, vision, and dedication to core values

For the past 20 years, the highly regulated casino industry has made a dramatic shift from a limited number of select destinations — Las Vegas representing the most famous — to a global industry powerhouse that provides casino entertainment to more customers than at any time in its history. Gaming entertainment and technology, once restricted to a few select places, have over time arrived in countless international markets, U.S. tribal areas, racetracks, riverboat operations, lar...

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Peru 2017

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2016 continues to be a year of momentum for Peru as the recently elected President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski consolidates his country’s position as one...

Philippines 2017

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Commemorating the 70th anniversary of formal diplomatic relations with the United States, the Philippines is widely viewed as one of the most relia...

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With Tokyo set to host the Olympics and Paralympic Games in 2020, Japan hopes to build further on its image as a major global player and spur a muc...

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With its GDP growing impressively over the last two decades, Poland is well positioned to become one of Europe’s economic champions. The upcomi...

Sweden 2016

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Because of its readiness to adapt to the rapid changes and huge demands of the global economy, Sweden has remained one of Europe’s most vibrant and...

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Bordered by the Pacific Ocean to the west and by the Andes mountains to the east, Chile has faced geographical challenges in creating trade routes ...

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