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Q.709

This Olympiad, the fortieth of its kind, began on 27 August and will run until the 10th September of 2012. It has two events, one for men and one for women. The city hosting the Olympiad is Istanbul. Like with many other big events, the awarding of this Olympiad to Istanbul was embroiled in controversy, with some reports suggesting voters were made monetary and material favours.

Which Olympiad is this?

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In Jan 2017, Finland became the first country in Europe to officially experiment with this socio-economic concept. Similar experiments are scheduled for many Dutch cities and the Canadian city of Ontario in 2017. In the case of Finland, the figure is 560 Euros a month. What concept?

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