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· April, 2007

Stories about East Asia from April, 2007

Japan: Reactions to Tokyo Governor Ishihara's re-election

On April 8 and April 22 nationwide local elections were held throughout Japan, gubernatorial elections on the 8th and local assembly and municipal elections on the 22nd. Among 13 gubernatorial...

Macau: Gambling Disneyland

China: Dog Abuse Triggered Internet Debate

Taiwan: Taiwan Refuses Olympic Torch

South Korea and Japan: Illegal Selling of Game Code

Japan: Three Days Priest

Singapore: Netcasting your Lesson

Myanmar: Respect for Sex Workers

Japan: Thoughts on the Abe “apology”

Japan: Reflections on postwar “Child's Play”

Korean bloggers on Virgina Tech shooter Cho Seung-hui

Since the Virginia Tech massacre on April 16, 2007, it’s not hard to guess that the South Korea-born shooter, Cho Seung-hui, and what he did are among the hottest issues...

Japan: Cellphone-operated Remote Control Home System

Japan: Pre-election protest party

Japan: Chinese-Japanese Rapper Nycca

Taiwan: Youtube Censors anti WTO Protest Video

Hong Kong: Queen's Pier Last Night

China: Seventeen Hates

China: Olympic Politics and Protests at the Roof of the World

China: IPR is not a Real issue

China: Not to Buy Apartment Campaign Ended

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