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Handy Guide to Working in the EU for Non-EU Professionals

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, November 30, 2012

At the beginning of 2012, 24 member countries of the European Union (EU) introduced a work permit called the EU Blue Card. The permit was introduced to attract foreign, skilled… Read more…

Live Long in the EU but with More Debt

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, November 29, 2012

In its latest report, The EU in the World, Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union, compares the demographic, economic and social trends among the G-20 members. The G20… Read more…

Australia Launches Über-Wealthy Visa

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, November 28, 2012

As of this week (Nov. 24) , any super-wealthy foreigners interested in permanent residency in Australian may now apply via a new fast-track scheme called the Significant Investor visa. An… Read more…

Finland and South Korea are Education Superpowers

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, November 27, 2012

In a report released by Pearson the education company, Finland and South Korea emerge as the leading countries in education based on literacy and graduation rates between 2006 and 2010…. Read more…

Canada Creates Opportunities for Irish Youth

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, November 26, 2012

Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism Minister Jason Kenney announced last month that Canada will aim to double the number of Irish youth arriving in Canada through the International Experience Canada (IEC)… Read more…

New Mandatory EU Road Safety Measures

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, November 23, 2012

Since 2008, the number of road fatalities in the European Union has fallen but, according to the European Commission, the number is still too high. In an attempt to reduce… Read more…

The UK’s Top Independent and State Schools Revealed

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, November 22, 2012

The Sunday Times newspaper has released its list of top 200 state and 200 independent UK schools, with girls’ schools topping both lists. St Paul’s Girls’ School is the top… Read more…

European Week for Waste Reduction: 12 Ways to Reduce Waste

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, November 21, 2012

After three successful editions, the European Week for Waste Reduction (EWWR) will run for the fourth time between 17 and 25 November 2012, with the aim of informing European citizens… Read more…

U.S. Records Highest Number of International Students Since 1919

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, November 20, 2012

“Academic and intellectual exchange fuels innovation and prepares the next generation for global citizenship,” says Dr. Alan Goodman president and chief executive officer of the Institute of International Education (IIE),… Read more…

Are You the Perfect Air Traveler?

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, November 19, 2012

Is the smartly dressed lady sat in seat number 66A the preferred air traveller of international cabin crew? Apparently not. The results of a survey of more than 700 international… Read more…

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