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Spain’s gender pay gap is one of the largest in Europe

By Angloinfo World Editor - Thursday, October 20, 2016

Women in the Iberian peninsula earn 19.3 percent less than men. It means that female employees will effectively be working for free from October 21st.     Spain’s gender pay… Read more…

Zurich tops ‘greenest city’ list

By Angloinfo World Editor - Thursday, September 15, 2016

The Arcadis sustainable cities index found Zurich had unbeatable environmental credentials.     The Swiss city topped an index which ranked 100 global cities on three areas of sustainability: people,… Read more…

Only 10 countries are ‘truly peaceful’

By Angloinfo World Editor - Thursday, June 16, 2016

There are only ten conflict-free countries in the world, according to a new study produced by the Institute For Economics and Peace think tank.     The Global Peace Index… Read more…

Spain dominates world’s best restaurant list

By Angloinfo World Editor - Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Spanish eateries perform strongly with three restaurants in the top ten, but lose the top spot to Italian rival.     Spain is the strongest country in the annual list… Read more…

New EU laws causes chaos in Switzerland

By Angloinfo World Editor - Wednesday, June 1, 2016

The law which bans EU citizens from driving non-EU registered hire cars in the EU has caused confusion at car hire offices.   As Switzerland is a non EU member… Read more…

Top five Christmas markets

By Angloinfo World Editor - Friday, December 18, 2015

The festive season is now in full swing and Christmas is just around the corner. With not many shopping days left until the big day, we thought we would take… Read more…

The World’s Top Ten English-Proficient Countries

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, November 13, 2012

In a study conducted by the international education company Education First (EF) Sweden ranked number one in English-language proficiency. The Swedish-based company published their English Proficiency Index (EPI)  in October,… Read more…

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