Archive for June of 2015

201 - Apple Music Sliced...?

June 26, 2015


English News Weekly 201 reports on a big row between some huge musical artists and Apple, over how much money the American tech giant should pay them for using their music.

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June 26, 2015
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200 - 200th Edition

June 19, 2015


This is a very special edition of Hiroshima University’s English News Weekly as it celebrates our 200th episode since we first started in April 2011. Usually English News Weekly chooses an interesting, or important news story from the past seven days, but this week we are going to go a little further back in time...
To celebrate our double-centenary episode English News Weekly is going to look at some big news stories from this week in history. We will start with June 15th and perhaps the most impactful piece of paper in history...

2011年4月に配信を開始しました広島大学のポッドキャスト"English News Weekly"は、今回の配信で200回目を迎えました。これを記念して、今回は特別版をお届けします。
通常の配信では、その1週間の出来事から興味深いニュースや重要なニュースを選んでいますが、今週は少し過去にさかのぼってみましょう。
第200回記念の"English News Weekly"は、過去の歴史の中で、今週1週間に起こったニュースを取り上げます。それでは、まず6月15日から...

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June 19, 2015
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199 - A Tax on English?

June 12, 2015


English News Weekly 199 reports on a new story from Scandinavia -- in which there is a suggestion that companies should be taxed for using English words on television, the Internet or in newspapers and magazines.

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June 12, 2015
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198 - A New Football World Cup?

June 05, 2015


English News Weekly 198 reports on whether the world's most popular sport is heading for a civil war.

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June 05, 2015
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