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The Labor Crunch and the Building of the Olympic Stadium: Caught Between a Rock and a Hard Place

It’s already a year behind schedule.

When the Tokyo Olympic Organizing Committee decided to renege on its agreement to Zaha Hadid to build the National Stadium for the 2020 Olympics, the decision resulted in a second search for an architect, and a plan that had a year lopped off the timeline. 336 more words

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The Boys Are Back! Backstreet Boys: Larger Than Life Singapore Concert

The world best selling boy-band, Backstreet Boys will be playing at Singapore’s National Stadium on 21 October 2017, in conjunction with the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) Finals tennis tournament. 118 more words

Singapore

Google Map adds 1,000 new addresses to Lagos

Google Map has added no fewer than 1,000 new addresses to Ikeja, Ikoyi and other areas of Lagos State. 201 more words

Tech

Chelsea vs Bayern 

Watched Chelsea vs Bayern play at National Stadium live for the first time! I just had to get tickets for the occasion. It’s not everytime Singapore gets the spotlight as a destination for European clubs’ pre-season tours. 618 more words

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Angad Bedi takes inspiration from Dhoni

MS Dhoni is one of the best and successful captains India has ever produced. His life and career is immensely inspirational and a guidance for many budding cricketers. 241 more words

The George and Lillian Merz Film of the 1964 Tokyo Olympics Part 2: The Opening and Closing Ceremonies with Potpourri in Between

This is Part 2 of a breakdown of the amateur film by George and Lilian Merz.

The Merz’s, who won an award for their summary of the XVIII Olympiad in Tokyo, stayed primarily around the National Stadium, so their view of the Olympics was primarily track and field. 606 more words

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