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French Government Warns Against Use of English Words

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Almost immediately after France’s industrial renewal minister Arnaud Montebourg launched a new industrial sector with the English title “Silver Economy”, Prime Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault wrote to all members of the… Read more…

Switzerland Limits Immigration from EU Countries

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, April 29, 2013

Immigration into Switzerland will be controlled for 12 months from May of this year to restrict access to the Swiss labour market for workers from EU states. According to the… Read more…

India To Expand Visa-On-Arrival Scheme

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, April 26, 2013

India is to add five more airports to the list of entry points offering visa-on-arrival (VoA) services to tourists. According to a report in the Times of India, the government… Read more…

Ireland Offers International Student Scholarships

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, April 25, 2013

A new international scholarship scheme, aimed at attracting top students from priority and emerging markets to study in Ireland, is being launched by the Minister for Education and Skills, Ruairí… Read more…

The UK is a More Peaceful Place… For Some

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, April 24, 2013

The UK has become a more peaceful place to live in over the last ten years, according to the UK Peace Index (UKPI), a report produced by the Institute of… Read more…

British Expats in Spain Learn How to Use the European Health Insurance Card

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, April 23, 2013

A new campaign from the UK Department of Health and the Valencia Health Authority was launched in Alicante in February and continues with a road show until the end of… Read more…

Spanish Technology Companies Invited to Enter A UKTI Competition

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, April 22, 2013

UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) in Spain is running a competition for technology companies based in Spain. The winning company will receive a tailored visit to the UK and meetings… Read more…

Cyprus To Ease Citizenship Rules

By Angloinfo World editor - Saturday, April 20, 2013

President Nicos Anastasiades of Cyprus has offered an olive branch to investors who have lost millions of euros in the bailout measures currently being implemented. The president said foreign investors… Read more…

Finland Leads World in Embracing Information Technology

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, April 18, 2013

Despite efforts in the past decade to improve information and communications technologies (ICT) infrastructure in developing economies, there remains a new digital divide in how countries harness ICT to deliver… Read more…

How to Keep Kids Busy During the Long Summer Vacation

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, April 17, 2013

The long summer vacation is getting closer, with schools in Europe taking up to ten weeks off. For school children the prospect of weeks off school is a delight; for… Read more…

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