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Q.1122

In English, the country's two parts are simply called "North Island" and "South Island". In October 2013, the Government of the land announced that these phrases would given 'official' status. Additionally, names in the local language were also given official sanction: these islands are called "Te Ika-a-Maui" and "Te Waipounamu" respectively.

Which country 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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