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  1. FILE PHOTO: A view of the Olympic stadium from Roppongi, Tokyo

    Airbnb lobbies local Japan governments to ease curbs for Olympics

    Airbnb Inc said on Tuesday it is lobbying local governments in Japan to ease curbs on short-term home rentals during next year's Tokyo Olympics, ...
  2. A general view of the U.S. District Courthouse in Cleveland

    Opioid settlement talks falter, landmark trial expected Monday: attorney

    A landmark trial stemming from the U.S. opioid epidemic is expected to begin on Monday after last-ditch talks to strike a multibillion-dollar ...
  3. The logo of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries is seen during a news conference in Tel Aviv

    Drug firms offer to settle US opioid suits with US$50 billion package: sources

    Teva Pharmaceuticals is in talks to contribute over US$15 billion worth of drugs as part of a settlement to resolve lawsuits alleging it helped ...
  4. Numerous referendums a test for democracy in Taiwan elections | Video
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    Numerous referendums a test for democracy in Taiwan elections | Video

    When Taiwan goes to the polls on Nov 24, voters will be asked to pick not just their candidates for local government but also vote on 10 referendums.
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    ASIA'S FUTURE CITIES: Manila residents feel the squeeze as city modernises

    Land prices continue soar in Manila and with it the number of informal settlers. It is an issue that has divided the Philippine capital along ...
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    ASIA'S FUTURE CITIES: Can Manila avoid climate catastrophe as it teeters on the brink?

    Manila is bracing for the next calamity. The forecasts are dire: for more potent typhoons, greater flooding, rising sea levels and the ...