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Paradox of Place — Glimpses of modern Korea at SAM’s Asian Art Museum

Paradox of Place — Glimpses of modern Korea at SAM’s Asian Art Museum

By Jocelyn Moore Northwest Asian Weekly Walking into the Seattle Art Museum’s (SAM) Asian Art Museum from now through March, you find yourself immersed in the paradox of modern Korean society. The “Paradox of Place: Contemporary Korean Art” at the museum showcases new media art in diverse forms from six prominent Korean artists. The common […]

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Posted in Arts & Entertainment, Community News, Features, Features, Features 48, Profiles, Profiles, Vol 34 No 48 | 11/21-11/270 Comments

How the Paris attacks are affecting Asian and European businesses

How the Paris attacks are affecting Asian and European businesses

By Tom Krisher and Marley Jay NEW YORK (AP) — The value of stocks, crude oil and the European currency were expected to fall over the week amid investors’ worry about what the recent Paris terror attacks might do to consumer confidence and key parts of the global economy. The public nature of the targets […]

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Posted in Business, Features 48, Vol 34 No 48 | 11/21-11/27, World News0 Comments

First f light success — Japan’s new MRJ commercial jet made with U.S. and Washington State

First f light success — Japan’s new MRJ commercial jet made with U.S. and Washington State

On Nov. 11, a major milestone in Japanese aviation was reached as Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp. (MITAC) and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. conducted their maiden flight of the all-new Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ), Japan’s first-ever commercial jet with seating for 70 to 90 passengers. The successful one-and-a-half-hour test flight out of Nagoya Airport confirmed basic characteristics […]

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Posted in Community News, Features, Features 48, Vol 34 No 48 | 11/21-11/270 Comments

 

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