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Japan is seeing a surge in coronavirus cases after not implementing nationwide containment measures

Japan is seeing a surge in coronavirus cases after not implementing nationwide containment measures

6 days ago   |   Business Insider

Japan once appeared to be avoiding a full-blown epidemic, but the country has recently seen a large increase in coronavirus cases. Former Prime Minister Yukio Hatoyama said the...
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Japan's economy minister says Olympic postponement to push back trillions of yen in demand

8 days ago   |   Reuters

The government's stimulus package will take into account the fact that the postponement of the Tokyo Olympic Games will push back several trillions of yen worth of demand until...
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Transfer ‘free-for-all' as summer window could stay open until January

Transfer ‘free-for-all' as summer window could stay open until January

12 days ago   |   The Week

Description Borussia Dortmund and England winger Jadon Sancho has been linked with a big-money move Credits Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images Alt Text Borussia Dortmund and...
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What a rescheduled Olympics means for marketers

What a rescheduled Olympics means for marketers

12 days ago   |   Business Insider

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Media Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To check to see if you already have access to Business...
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Enough of this epic delusion: sport in front of fans is a long way off

14 days ago   |   The Guardian

We must accept that it will be many months before packed crowds will be returning to watch live competition We still don't get it. Even now, as death tolls rise exponentially...
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Olympics facing postponement as virus hits markets worldwide

14 days ago   |   Belfast telegraph

As infections soar in Europe and the United States and the world economy spirals downwards, Japan has hinted at the next possible victim of the globe-spanning coronavirus: the...
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Japan's Aso: What kind of stimulus package is needed depends on how long it takes for coronavirus to be contained

19 days ago   |   FXCM

Japanese Finance Minister Aso is back on the wires now, via Reuters, saying that what kind of stimulus package is needed depends on how long it takes for the virus to be...
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Tokyo Olympics boss tests positive for coronavirus

Tokyo Olympics boss tests positive for coronavirus

20 days ago   |   Metro   |   2 articles

Kozo Tashima says he has tested positive for coronavirus The deputy chief of Japan's Olympic Committee has tested positive for coronavirus . Kozo Tashima said in a statement...
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Spotify made its shuffle feature less random so that it would actually feel more random to listeners - here's why

Spotify made its shuffle feature less random so that it would actually feel more random to listeners - here's why

20 days ago   |   Business Insider

Ben Cohen is a sports reporter for the Wall Street Journal; he writes about the NBA, the Olympics, and other topics that don't involve extraordinarily athletic people. The...
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The halal food market is booming globally - here's how 2 Muslim-majority countries are looking to take advantage

The halal food market is booming globally - here's how 2 Muslim-majority countries are looking to take advantage

23 days ago   |   Business Insider

The halal food market is booming worldwide, but many of the top producers, like Brazil and Australia, are not Muslim countries. Some companies in Muslim-majority nations are...
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