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After gaffe, Microsoft board to look at gender pay gap, male culture

By Bill Rigby and Sarah McBride SEATTLE/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – A well-known picture in tech circles, taken in 1978, shows the first 11 employees at Microsoft. Two are women. One of them left two years later after a pay dispute. … Continue reading

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Culture of violence makes for hit TV in Turkey

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Sefer Calinak killed his first wife when he was 17 and murdered his girlfriend a few decades later with an axe. Now, the 62-year old is making the rounds on hit Turkish TV shows, part of a … Continue reading

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Uber’s legal struggles, the culture of leaks and other stories you might’ve missed

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Caught in the vortex of pop culture storm

Designers at New York Fashion Week faced a dilemma: resort to various look-at-me strategies, or opt out by clinging to tried and tested formulas Asia homepage

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Saturday’s Tet in Boston celebrates Vietnamese culture, Year of the Horse – Dorchester Reporter

Los Angeles Times Saturday's Tet in Boston celebrates Vietnamese culture, Year of the HorseDorchester ReporterIn recent years, TIB had seemed to have been principally of interest to grandparents and grandchildren, with the former bringing the latter to the event to … Continue reading

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Saturday’s Tet in Boston celebrates Vietnamese culture, Year of the Horse – Dorchester Reporter

Saturday's Tet in Boston celebrates Vietnamese culture, Year of the HorseDorchester ReporterIn recent years, TIB had seemed to have been principally of interest to grandparents and grandchildren, with the former bringing the latter to the event to reinforce Vietnamese traditions, … Continue reading

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Preserve Vietnam’s distinct coffee culture, allow diversity – VietNamNet Bridge

VietNamNet Bridge Preserve Vietnam's distinct coffee culture, allow diversityVietNamNet BridgeVietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam News asked readers what their thoughts were on a wave of new Western-style coffee shops entering Viet Nam, offering coffee starkly different from the traditional dark … Continue reading

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France ponders extending ‘culture tax’ to YouTube and Facebook

A new report from France's Superior Audiovisual Council (CSA) has opened the door to possible taxes on large web video outlets like YouTube and even more general content providers like Facebook. The report concerns France's current culture tax, which taxes … Continue reading

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Exhibition highlights Vietnamese culture – VietNamNet Bridge

VietNamNet Bridge Exhibition highlights Vietnamese cultureVietNamNet BridgeSend EmailPrinter. Exhibition highlights Vietnamese culture. VietNamNet Bridge – The spiritual and material life of the Vietnamese people in the early 20th century is highlighted at an ongoing photo exhibition by late French photographer … Continue reading

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HCMC concerts link Vietnamese and French music, culture – Tuoitrenews

Thanh Nien Daily HCMC concerts link Vietnamese and French music, cultureTuoitrenewsA series of musical events have recently been held in Ho Chi Minh City, featuring numerous Vietnamese and French artists who performed with the hope of bringing the two countries' … Continue reading

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