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What women need to become entrepreneurs

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, February 1, 2016

Equality of the sexes isn’t just about fairness, it’s also about economic growth. Gender gaps are pervasive in all walks of life, with women suffering from inequality in education, employment… Read more…

20 most democratic countries in the world…do you live there?

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, January 28, 2016

Taking the decision to live overseas, and exactly where, can involve lots of criteria including the cost of living, schooling options, climate and accessibility. There’s one more criteria that’s likely… Read more…

How to choose an overseas school

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, August 13, 2015

Making the right choice of school for your children’s future overseas international education can be tough, an education expert’s top 26 questions are a great starting point. Education is a… Read more…

The best job to have in 2015

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, January 26, 2015

What matters the most when choosing which job or career to pursue? Most people choose a job or a career according to several criteria. In an attempt to find the… Read more…

Where can expats earn the most money?

By Angloinfo World editor - Monday, November 17, 2014

Which countries have the highest salaries? Which countries have the highest disposable income? Which countries tax the most? These are all questions that are, of course, of great interest to… Read more…

Check out where to live to make your life (even) better

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, September 5, 2014

If you are happy with your life, great; if not (and most people surely have some gripes and challenges) how do you define what could make your life better? The… Read more…

15-year-olds in Singapore and Korea are world’s best problem solvers

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, April 4, 2014

Students in Singapore and Korea performed best in the latest OECD PISA first assessment of creative problem-solving. The 85,000 students, in 44 countries and economies, took a computer-based test, which… Read more…

Asian Countries Top OECD’s PISA Survey on the State of Global Education

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Since 2000, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (the OECD) has been evaluating the knowledge and skills of the world’s 15-year-olds through its Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA)… Read more…

How’s Life?

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, November 19, 2013

The global economic crisis has had a profound impact on people’s well-being, reaching far beyond the loss of jobs and income, and affecting citizens’ satisfaction with their lives and their… Read more…

World Water Week: Making Every Drop of Water Count – Top Water Saving Tips

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, September 3, 2013

The world population grows steadily but the world’s water supply does not. Until 2050, the global water demand is expected to increase by 55 percent, according to the OECD Environment… Read more…

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