Japan got strawb’d

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!important" width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td bgcolor="#FFFFFF" valign="top" width="100%"> <!--[if (gte mso 9)|(IE)]>--></p> <table width="600" align="center" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" border="0"> <tr> <td> <table align="center" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" class="outer" role="content-container" width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="100%"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td> <!--[if (gte mso 9)|(IE)]>--></p> <table width="600" align="center" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" border="0"> <tr> <td> <table align="center" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="max-width: 600px;padding: 0 0px;width: 100%" width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td align="left" bgcolor="#FFFFFF" role="modules-container" style="color: #000000;padding: 0px;text-align: left" width="100%"> <table align="center" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" class="module preheader preheader-hide" role="module" style="color: transparent;height: 0;width: 0" width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td role="module-content"> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px"> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <table align="center" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" class="module footer" role="module" width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td bgcolor="#ffffff" style="padding: 10px 0px"> <table align="center" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="padding: 0 5px" width="100%"> <tbody><!-- START DYNAMIC CONTENT --><br /><!-- START HEADER --></p> <tr role="module-content"> <td align="center" class="templateColumnContainer" valign="top" width="100%"> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="100%"> <tbody> <tr id="intro"> <td colspan="2" style="color: #000000;font-family: 'Courier New',courier,monospace;font-size: 18px;letter-spacing: -1px;line-height: 120%;padding: 20px 0">Japan claims that Korea “plagiarized” their strawberries, costing their farmers $38m per year.</td> </tr> <tr style="vertical-align: bottom"> <td class="leftColumnContent" role="column-one" style="height: 100%;padding-top: 20px"><a href="http://thehustle.co/?utm_source=daily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=top%20logo" target="_blank" style="color: #000000;font-family: 'Courier New',courier,monospace;font-size: 24px;font-weight: bold;line-height: 100%;text-decoration: none">The Hustle</a></td> <td class="rightColumnContent" role="column-two" style="font-family: 'Courier New',courier,monospace;font-size: 12px;font-weight: bold;height: 100%;line-height: 18px;text-align: right" align="right">Fri, Mar 16</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" class="module" role="module" width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td bgcolor="#ffffff" role="module-content" style="padding-top: 10px" valign="top"> <a href="" style="color: #ed4d1f;text-decoration: none"><img src="http://blog.doral360.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/curling-hero_20180315212758.gif" style="height: auto;width: 100%" /></a> </td> </tr> <tr> <td style="font-family: 'Courier New',sans-serif;font-weight: bold;line-height: 120%;padding-top: 10px">Brought to you by <a href="https://ad.doubleclick.net/ddm/trackclk/N5192.2768207THEHUSTLE/B20604214.216692789;dc_trk_aid=415544162;dc_trk_cid=99101544;dc_lat=;dc_rdid=;tag_for_child_directed_treatment=" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;text-decoration: none">Acer</a>… maker of the world’s thinnest thin laptop.</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <p><!-- END HEADER --></p> <p> <!-- START SHARE ME NOW BRIEF --></p> <tr id="news1"> <td> <h2 style="font-size: 26px;font-weight: bold;line-height: 120%;margin-bottom: 16px;margin-top: 36px"><strong>Japan and South Korea are embroiled in a heated dispute over… strawberries</strong></h2> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">Last month, at the Winter Olympics, Japanese curler Yumi Suzuki was briefly spotted <a href="http://koreabizwire.com/japanese-curlers-spark-row-with-praise-for-korean-strawberries/113276" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;text-decoration: none">eating strawberries</a> in between matches. </p> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">In a post-game conference, she told the press that the strawberries — a Korean variety — were “surprisingly delicious.” And with this seemingly innocuous comment, she reignited a decades-old dispute between Japan and South Korea over fruit copyrights.</p> <h4 style="font-size: 18px;font-weight: bold;margin-bottom: 8px;margin-top: 16px"><strong>A bitter berry battle </strong></h4> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">Japan takes a <em>lot</em> of pride in their strawberry cultivation — and according to the country, Korea ripped off their seeds.</p> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">According to the <a href="https://www.wsj.com/articles/what-happens-when-you-accidentally-insult-a-strawberry-proud-nation-1521130541?mod=e2tw&tesla=y" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;text-decoration: none"><em>WSJ</em></a>, in the early 1990s, 2 varieties of Japanese strawberry seeds were taken to South Korea, and immediately gained popularity there. Over time, Korean farmers developed their own hybrids of the Japanese seeds and started claiming the strawberries as their own.</p> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">In Japan, this has been a great source of consternation: The government estimates these “plagiarized” strawberries cost their farmers <a href="http://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/AJ201803030022.html" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;text-decoration: none">$38m per year</a> and contend that Korea is stifling its produce exports.</p> <h4 style="font-size: 18px;font-weight: bold;margin-bottom: 8px;margin-top: 16px"><strong>The bigger trade war</strong></h4> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">In recent years, Japan has blamed South Korea for the decline of their international dominance in the electronics and auto industries. In a competitive Asian trade market, Japan has watched Korea earn an increasingly larger share of the business.</p> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">That goes for strawberries, too. In <a href="http://www.asahi.com/ajw/articles/AJ201803030022.html" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;text-decoration: none">2017</a>, Korea exported $44m worth of the fruits to Japan’s $17m, thanks largely to sales that tripled between 2000 and 2014.</p> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">Of course, there’s a twist: The strawberries that Japan claims as its own actually originated in Holland.</p> </td> </tr> <p><!-- START SHARING --></p> <tr> <td id="link" style="font-family: 'Courier New',courier,monospace;font-size: 26px;line-height: 120%;padding: 15px 0;text-align: center" align="center">That’s highway strawberry</td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table style="text-align: center;width: 100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="padding: 5px 0;text-align: center" align="center"><a href="https://www.facebook.com/hustlecon/posts/2007158062877387" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;padding: 0 8px;text-decoration: none"><img src="http://blog.doral360.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/share_fb-15.jpg" /></a></td> <td style="padding: 5px 0;text-align: center" align="center"><a href="https://www.linkedin.com/shareArticle?mini=true&summary=The+Japanese+government+claims+%E2%80%9Cplagiarized%E2%80%9D+Korean+strawberries+cost+their+farmers+%2438m+per+year.&url=https%3A%2F%2Fthehustle.co%2Fjapan-south-korea-strawberries%3Futm_campaign%3D3%252F16%2B-%2BSTRAWBERRIES%26utm_content%3Djapan-south-korea-strawberries%26utm_medium%3Demail%26utm_source%3Ddaily" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;padding: 0 8px;text-decoration: none"><img src="http://blog.doral360.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/share_li-15.jpg" /></a></td> <td style="padding: 5px 0;text-align: center" align="center"><a href="https://twitter.com/intent/tweet?text=The+Japanese+government+claims+%E2%80%9Cplagiarized%E2%80%9D+Korean+strawberries+cost+their+farmers+%2438m+per+year.&url=https%3A%2F%2Fthehustle.co%2Fjapan-south-korea-strawberries%3Futm_campaign%3D3%252F16%2B-%2BSTRAWBERRIES%26utm_content%3Djapan-south-korea-strawberries%26utm_medium%3Demail%26utm_source%3Ddaily&via=Hustle_Says" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;padding: 0 8px;text-decoration: none"><img src="http://blog.doral360.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/share_tw-14.jpg" /></a></td> <td style="padding: 5px 0;text-align: center" align="center"><a href="https://thehustle.co/japan-south-korea-strawberries?utm_campaign=3%2F16+-+STRAWBERRIES&utm_content=japan-south-korea-strawberries&utm_medium=email&utm_source=daily" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;padding: 0 8px;text-decoration: none"><img src="http://blog.doral360.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/share_new-14.jpg" /></a></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <p><!-- END SHARING --></p> <tr> <td id="break1" style="border-bottom-color: #dddddd;border-bottom-style: solid;border-bottom-width: 1px;height: 30px"> </td> </tr> <p><!-- END SHARE ME NOW BRIEF --></p> <p> <!-- START BRIEF --></p> <tr id="news1"> <td> <h2 style="font-size: 26px;font-weight: bold;line-height: 120%;margin-bottom: 16px;margin-top: 36px"><strong>iH8teMedia: The largest US radio station owner files for bankruptcy</strong></h2> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">The biggest radio station operator in the US, iHeartMedia, filed for Chapter 11 yesterday to <a href="https://www.cnbc.com/2018/03/15/iheartmedia-files-for-bankruptcy.html" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;text-decoration: none">restructure</a> the overwhelming $20B debt they’ve accrued since a private-equity buyout over a decade ago.</p> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">The Texas-based holding company owns over 850 radio stations throughout the US, but, like others in the space, their revenue was decimated by the rise of major technology companies like <a href="http://click.linksynergy.com/fs-bin/click?id=f1V28*GJoRU&offerid=292551&type=3&subid=0" target="_blank" title="Pandora on DORAL 360">Pandora</a> and Spotify. </p> <h4 style="font-size: 18px;font-weight: bold;margin-bottom: 8px;margin-top: 16px"><strong>The private equity blues</strong></h4> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">iHeartMedia has spent the last several years trying to get out from under the mountain of debt piled on them by private-equity firms — *ahem* Bain Capital and Thomas H. Lee — that <a href="https://www.wsj.com/articles/radio-giant-iheartmedia-files-for-bankruptcy-reaches-restructuring-agreement-in-principle-with-investors-1521092058" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;text-decoration: none">bought them out in 2008</a>, just before the financial crisis.</p> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">Unfortunately, that’s proved impossible, and the radio brand’s only fallen further down the financial rabbit hole.</p> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">For example, in 2017, they used the ol’ “snooze button” tactic to put off a <a href="https://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2018/03/15/593868390/iheartmedia-turns-the-dial-to-bankruptcy" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;text-decoration: none">$476.4m</a> debt securities payment they owed in 2018 in exchange for the same amount of debt at a higher interest rate, due in 2021.</p> <h4 style="font-size: 18px;font-weight: bold;margin-bottom: 8px;margin-top: 16px"><strong>Sexy… for radio</strong></h4> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">As audio streaming continues to dominate, the company is fighting to stay relevant. Last year, they launched a fairly successful subscription service with Napster, but it wasn’t enough to break out of the floundering radio mold.</p> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">The bankruptcy filing will allow the company to <a href="https://www.axios.com/iheartmedia-files-for-bankruptcy-1521109515-a0f81ff6-2906-4bf4-95b9-2bc44c0e90d2.html" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;text-decoration: none">reduce their debt to $10B</a> to keep the company afloat for at least a little longer.</p> </td> </tr> <p><!-- START LINK --></p> <tr> <td id="link" style="padding: 10px 0"> <table class="emailshare" style="border-spacing: 0;font-family: 'Arial',sans-serif"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="background: #000000;border: 2px solid #000000;height: 21px;padding: 0;text-align: center;vertical-align: middle;width: 21px" align="center" bgcolor="#000000" valign="middle"><span style="float: none;text-align: center"><a href="https://thehustle.co/iheartmedia-files-for-bankruptcy?utm_campaign=3%2F16+-+STRAWBERRIES&utm_content=iheartmedia-files-for-bankruptcy&utm_medium=email&utm_source=daily" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;text-decoration: none"><img loading="lazy" height="12" src="http://blog.doral360.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/sharelinkbutton-38.png" style="height: 12px;width: 12px" width="12" /></a></span></td> <td style="padding: 0;vertical-align: top" valign="top"> <table class="fbshare" style="border-spacing: 0"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="border-color: #000;border-style: solid;border-width: 2px 2px 2px 0;padding: 0 8px;vertical-align: middle" valign="middle"><a href="https://thehustle.co/iheartmedia-files-for-bankruptcy?utm_campaign=3%2F16+-+STRAWBERRIES&utm_content=iheartmedia-files-for-bankruptcy&utm_medium=email&utm_source=daily" target="_blank" style="color: #000000;font-size: 12px;font-weight: bold;line-height: 21px;text-decoration: none">Radio silence</a></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <p><!-- END LINK --></p> <tr> <td id="break1" style="border-bottom-color: #dddddd;border-bottom-style: solid;border-bottom-width: 1px;height: 30px"> </td> </tr> <p><!-- END BRIEF --></p> <p> <!-- START BRIEF --></p> <tr id="news1"> <td> <h2 style="font-size: 26px;font-weight: bold;line-height: 120%;margin-bottom: 16px;margin-top: 36px"><strong>Companies in Amazon’s finalist cities are pissed about tax break favoritism</strong></h2> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">For the past several months, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/?_encoding=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&linkCode=ur2&tag=cosmicbrecomo-20" target="_blank" title="Amazon on DORAL 360">Amazon</a> has been running a <a href="https://thehustle.co/amazon-hq2-city-bribes?utm_source=daily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=11%2F28%20-%20time&utm_content=amazon-hq2-city-bribes" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;text-decoration: none"><em>Bachelor</em>-worthy contest</a> to determine where they’ll build HQ2, their new 50k-employee headquarters, and cities have been fighting desperately, offering the company multibillion-dollar tax breaks to win Jeff Bezos’ final rose.</p> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">But the bidding war has created an unforeseen headache for officials in the contending cities: The companies currently based there want the same red carpet treatment.</p> <h4 style="font-size: 18px;font-weight: bold;margin-bottom: 8px;margin-top: 16px"><strong>Where’s Chris Harrison when you need him?</strong></h4> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">Since announcing their new headquarters in September, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/?_encoding=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&linkCode=ur2&tag=cosmicbrecomo-20" target="_blank" title="Amazon on DORAL 360">Amazon</a> has whittled down a list of <a href="https://www.axios.com/the-frenzy-to-lure-amazon-1513307174-c6696ac6-988d-444f-b8ea-973a19906fb4.html" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;text-decoration: none">over 238 proposals</a> to just <a href="https://www.fastcompany.com/40539669/hey-amazon-this-cool-map-of-hq2-finalists-should-tell-you-all-you-need-to-know" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;text-decoration: none">20 finalists</a>, including Newark, NJ, Chicago, and Washington, DC.</p> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">But these last cities standing have gone to some pretty insane lengths to sway the decision in their favor.</p> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">The $7B and $5B tax breaks promised by Newark and Maryland, for example, are in the top 4 largest tax incentives ever offered to a corporation (Washington leads with an $8.7B tax break for Boeing).</p> <h4 style="font-size: 18px;font-weight: bold;margin-bottom: 8px;margin-top: 16px"><strong>“Can I steal you for a minute?” — other companies to elected officials</strong></h4> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">In DC, a group of tech companies sent a list of requests to the city’s mayor, including the same bonuses and tax incentives offered to <a href="http://www.amazon.com/?_encoding=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=9325&linkCode=ur2&tag=cosmicbrecomo-20" target="_blank" title="Amazon on DORAL 360">Amazon</a>. </p> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon also <a href="https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-02-27/dimon-says-he-ll-fight-for-same-tax-breaks-amazon-gets-for-hq2" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;text-decoration: none">plans to make the same demand</a> in whichever city is chosen, arguing that, in many of the finalist cities, JPM “already has tens of thousands of employees.”</p> </td> </tr> <p><!-- START LINK --></p> <tr> <td id="link" style="padding: 10px 0"> <table class="emailshare" style="border-spacing: 0;font-family: 'Arial',sans-serif"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="background: #000000;border: 2px solid #000000;height: 21px;padding: 0;text-align: center;vertical-align: middle;width: 21px" align="center" bgcolor="#000000" valign="middle"><span style="float: none;text-align: center"><a href="https://thehustle.co/companies-in-amazons-finalist-cities-want-tax-breaks?utm_campaign=3%2F16+-+STRAWBERRIES&utm_content=companies-in-amazons-finalist-cities-want-tax-breaks&utm_medium=email&utm_source=daily" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;text-decoration: none"><img loading="lazy" height="12" src="http://blog.doral360.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/sharelinkbutton-39.png" style="height: 12px;width: 12px" width="12" /></a></span></td> <td style="padding: 0;vertical-align: top" valign="top"> <table class="fbshare" style="border-spacing: 0"> <tbody> <tr> <td style="border-color: #000;border-style: solid;border-width: 2px 2px 2px 0;padding: 0 8px;vertical-align: middle" valign="middle"><a href="https://thehustle.co/companies-in-amazons-finalist-cities-want-tax-breaks?utm_campaign=3%2F16+-+STRAWBERRIES&utm_content=companies-in-amazons-finalist-cities-want-tax-breaks&utm_medium=email&utm_source=daily" target="_blank" style="color: #000000;font-size: 12px;font-weight: bold;line-height: 21px;text-decoration: none">Classic little brother effect</a></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </td> </tr> <p><!-- END LINK --></p> <tr> <td id="break1" style="border-bottom-color: #dddddd;border-bottom-style: solid;border-bottom-width: 1px;height: 30px"> </td> </tr> <p><!-- END BRIEF --></p> <p> <!-- START BRIEF --></p> <tr id="news1"> <td> <h2 style="font-size: 26px;font-weight: bold;line-height: 120%;margin-bottom: 16px;margin-top: 36px"><strong>Former president of ESPN says his abrupt exit was tied to an extortion attempt</strong></h2> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">John Skipper, the former president of ESPN who resigned without warning in December, says his decision to leave was prompted by an <a href="https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/15/sports/john-skipper-cocaine-espn.html?mtrref=undefined" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;text-decoration: none">extortion</a> attempt made by a cocaine dealer.</p> <p style="font-family: arial, sans-serif;font-size: 15px;line-height: 120%;margin: 0;padding-bottom: 12px">In an <a href="https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/features/john-skipper-details-espn-exit-cocaine-extortion-plot-1094657" target="_blank" style="color: #ed4d1f;text-decoration: none">interview</a>, Skipper said he spoke with Bob Iger, the CEO of Disney (ESPN’s parent company), and both agreed he put the company in an “untenable” 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