kyoto kyoto  /ˈkjoʊ toʊ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a city in central Japan on southern Honshu; a famous cultural center that was once the capital of Japan

News

  1. Cecil Taylor Awarded Japan’s Kyoto Prize

    Pianist and composer Cecil Taylor was among three Americans named a Kyoto Prize laureate, it was announced today in Japan by the the Inamori Foundation. The award, similar to a Nobel Prize, is given annually to persons who have excelled in the areas of the arts, philosophy, science and technology.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: JazzTimes Magazine

  2. Veteran jazz pianist Cecil Taylor wins Kyoto Prize

    An American jazz legend Cecil Taylor was among three winners of an annual Japanese award for global achievement. The Inamori Foundation announced Friday that this year's Kyoto Prize also went to a U.S. ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! Finance

  3. 3 Americans win Kyoto Prize

    The 2013 Kyoto Priizes will go to Americans Robert Dennard, Masatoshi Nei and Cecil Taylor.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: U-T San Diego

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  1. "I will not accept the same dead-end of failed diplomacy that claimed Kyoto," McCain said. "The United States will lead and will lead with a different approach - an approach that speaks to the interests and obligations of every nation."
    on May 13, 2008 By: John McCain Source: Independent Online

  2. Announcing his new initiative, Bush said the US would work with other nations "to establish a new framework for greenhouse-gas emissions for when the Kyoto Protocol expires in 2012".
    on Jun 3, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Independent Online

  3. "Our position vis-a-vis Kyoto is clear cut, and that is that all developed and developing countries need to be part of the global solution," Rudd told the Southern Cross Broadcasting radio network.
    on Dec 4, 2007 By: Kevin Rudd Source: International Herald Tribune

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