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January 27, 2020
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These are the world’s most innovative countries. The US isn’t even in the top 5.

Germany has been named the most innovative country in the world, according to Bloomberg’s latest Innovation Index. It only just beat South Korea, which has ranked first for six years. The US only came in ninth, while Singapore jumped from sixth place last year to third in 2020. Germany’s top score comes as a...

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January 19, 2020
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Daniel Susskind: ‘Automation of jobs is one of the greatest questions of our time’

Daniel Susskind is an economist and fellow of Balliol College, Oxford. He has held policy roles in the Blair and Cameron governments. His new book, A World Without Work , explores how society should respond to the increasing automation of employment. This isn’t an unexplored topic, so why did you write this book? My view...

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Erdogan Threatens to Recognize Genocide of Native Americans
December 16, 2019
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Erdogan Threatens to Recognize Genocide of Native Americans

FILE PHOTO: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan attends a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in the Black sea resort of Sochi, Russia, 22 October 2019 ANKARA (Sputnik) – The Turkish President threatened Sunday to recognize mass killings of Native Americans during the colonial period as genocide after the US...

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Cristina Martinez of South Philly Barbacoa is nominated for an international award
December 14, 2019
Food

Cristina Martinez of South Philly Barbacoa is nominated for an international award

Staff Photographer Cristina Martinez of South Philly Barbacoa, an activist for immigrants’ rights, is one of 10 finalists for the Basque Culinary World Prize , which honors those who use gastronomy as a force for change. This prize, to be announced July 16, is not exclusively for chefs with charitable or social projects....

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AIFC’s BCPD holds EdTech Camp, aims to improve educational technologies
December 14, 2019
Living

AIFC’s BCPD holds EdTech Camp, aims to improve educational technologies

Click here to view original web page at astanatimes.com NUR-SULTAN – The Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) Bureau for Continuing Professional Development (BCPD) held an EdTech Camp Nov. 29 to improve the country’s educational technologies through exchanging experience, applying the best international...

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There is a Black Mecca forming on China’s 20 Trillion Dollar New Silk Road
November 24, 2019
Business

There is a Black Mecca forming on China’s 20 Trillion Dollar New Silk Road

Nur Sultan, Kazakhstan, Central Asia Along the hills in the mountains of the caucus stretching from the historic city of Urumqi all the way down to the historical roads built by the Romans, there is a road that once was the absolute center of all trade in the world. The Silk Road as they called it, is the instrument that...

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Colonialisms last battle – the complete extinction of handmade goods!
October 19, 2019
Fashion

Colonialisms last battle – the complete extinction of handmade goods!

Although, in the United States we have seen a resurgence of the demand for handmade goods, what is known as the developing world, still maintains a deep desire for mass-produced...

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Revitalizing Rural Towns by creating Micro Villages using Japanese One Village One Product Principles
October 04, 2019
Living

Revitalizing Rural Towns by creating Micro Villages using Japanese One Village One Product Principles

Master Designing a small town is a long and on-going process. Here is a current shot of our master design for what we call a OVOP Micro-Village in Freedom Village. We hope to see the first one of this design up and completely functioning in 2020. The methodology behind it is the cornerstone of our efforts and design...

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Building New Cities at 1% of the Traditional Costs Utilizing Co-Operative City Builders
October 04, 2019
Living

Building New Cities at 1% of the Traditional Costs Utilizing Co-Operative City Builders

The challenge of our generation is to identify how to improve on the social-economic decisions of the previous generation. In order to shape a future that over 10 billion humans, the greatest population the earth has ever held, can collectively find prosperity in. But the sins of yesteryear have set the table in such a way...

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