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rice market

South Korea hints at opening rice market for foreign suppliers

The government of South Korea will soon make a decision if the rice market will be opened to suppliers from abroad. The agriculture minister of the country said on March 3, 2014 that the move has been delayed for the past 20 years due to large...
Tesco store in China

UK brand Tesco to begin operating in China

The biggest supermarket chain in Britain, Tesco Plc is all set to bring its brand to China. The latest reports say that the brand will be dropped in the country after it officially enters a joint venture with China Resources Enterprise Ltd....
milk scheme

Indian government to install 24 Delhi Milk Scheme booths in slum areas

The Delhi Milk Scheme (DMS) is planning to install another 24 milk booths in slum areas of Delhi. The Parliament of India was informed about the plan on February 18, 2014. At the moment, the DMS has 574 milk booths in the nation’s capital. Charan...
kindle

Amazon debuts new Kindle Paperwhite in India

Online retail giant Amazon launched its new Kindle Paperwhite for the Indian market. The tablet is now available on Amazon.in and will also be sold in more than 250 outlets all over the country, including Reliance Digital, Croma, E-Zone and...
osaka

Osaka becomes first city in Japan to offer free Wi-Fi

The city of Osaka has announced the launch of Osaka Free Wi-Fi. It is a program that has the goal to bring free Wi-Fi to various locations throughout the city. The recent move has been made by the authorities in Osaka in an attempt to position...
LG G Flex

LG G Flex listed online in India for Rs 69,990

South Korean tech giant LG finally launched its much awaited G Flex smartphone, which has been listed on the online shopping site Snapdeal.com for Rs. 69,990 in India. The online shopping store says that the new phone will be dispatched to customers...
foreign workers in japan

Number of foreign workers in Japan reaches record high in 2013

Japan has marked the highest number of foreign workers at the end of October 2013 and that number stood at 717,504. The number has increased 5.1 percent, compared to 2012 and the figures were revealed by the country’s Health, Labor and...
2020 olympics

Japan launches 2020 Olympics and Paralympics organizing committee

Preparations for the upcoming 2020 Olympics and Paralympics have begun and the Tokyo Metropolitan Government and the Japanese Olympic Committee have formed the organizing committee for the 2020 Olympics on January 24, 2014. Yoshiro Mori, the...
foreign profssionals

Japan to relax permanent resident conditions for foreign workers

The requirements for highly skilled foreigners to get permanent residency status is likely to be relaxed by the government of Japan. The latest move will be taken in order to enhance the international competitiveness of the country. The government...
nuclear talks

Iran and world powers to continue nuclear talks in Geneva

Iran and world powers are all set to continue nuclear talks in Geneva related to activation of a landmark deal to curb the nuclear program of Tehran. The two-day meeting is scheduled to begin on January 9, 2014 and will be held between Iran’s...