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A smoke-free Tokyo as an Olympic legacy

NEW YORK – To enforce or not to enforce a comprehensive indoor smoking ban is the question facing Japan as it prepares to host the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games. In response to an agreement between the International Olympic Committee and the World Health Organization to organize the games in …

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Judging of Tokyo Games mascot competition to be streamed online

The judging of the public design competition to choose the official mascot of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics will be broadcast online to ensure fairness and transparency, according to the games’ organizing committee. It remains to be seen what phase of the selection process will be made public, the organizers said …

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Tokyo Clanpool launches October 5 in Japan

Tokyo Clanpool launches October 5 in Japan Compile Heart’s latest PS Vita dungeon RPG dated. Tokyo Clanpool will launch for PS Vita in Japan on October 5, the latest issue of Dengeki PlayStation reveals. The story of Tokyo Clanpool is set in near-future Tokyo, when an upside-down city suddenly appears …

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Rock Hall to open Tokyo location later this year

(Source: WOIO) DOWNTOWN CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has entered into a license agreement to create a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Japan. The inaugural exhibition will open in Tokyo in September 2017. A permanent space will open at a later date, featuring content as …

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