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Mother of austistic child develops 'universal language' app

Mother of austistic child develops 'universal language' app

20 April 2015   0 comments
A French woman has created what is believed to be the world's first smartphone application allowing people speaking different languages – or those incapable of speech at all – to communicate.
Pound sterling exchange rate outlook depends on UK election result

Pound sterling exchange rate outlook depends on UK election... 13 April 2015

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New app for relocating employees 9 April 2015

Santa Fe, the relocation and global mobility services company, announced the launch of a mobile app developed specifically to make it easy for relocating employees.

Huge Swatch collection fetches US$6 million in Hong Kong 7 April 2015

One of the biggest private collections of Swatch watches in the world sold for more than US$6 million in Hong Kong Tuesday, smashing pre-auction estimates.The "superlot" comprising over 5,800 watches...

Huge collection of Swatch watches up for auction in Hong Kon... 6 April 2015

One of the biggest private collections of Swatch watches in the world will go under the hammer in Hong Kong this week and is expected to fetch more than US$1.3 million.Credited with breathing new life...

Lisbon, Luxembourg rank Europe's worst for pollution fight:...

30 March 2015
Lisbon and Luxembourg rank last in a test of how hard European cities are fighting air pollution, while Zurich and Copenhagen come top, an environmental group said Tuesday.Dublin, Glasgow, Madrid and......

Switzerland, Luxembourg plan to join China-led development b...

21 March 2015
Switzerland and Luxembourg are planning to join the Beijing-backed development bank AIIB, China's finance ministry said, the latest European nations to sign up to the multilateral lender which has drawn......

EU unveils clampdown on tax avoidance after LuxLeaks 18 March 2015

The EU intensified efforts to fight rampant tax avoidance by multinationals on Wednesday in its first major effort to counter the LuxLeaks scandal that poured embarrassment on commission head Jean-Claude...

EU seeks clampdown on tax avoidance after LuxLeaks 18 March 2015

The EU intensified efforts to fight rampant tax avoidance by multinationals on Wednesday in its first major effort to counter the LuxLeaks scandal that poured embarrassment on commission head Jean-Claude...

France's Hollande presses Luxembourg on tax avoidance 6 March 2015

French President Francois Hollande urged Luxembourg on Friday to "go as far as possible" in tackling tax avoidance in the wake of the Luxleaks scandal.Investigative journalists last year found top international...

EU court bans France, Luxembourg e-book tax cuts 5 March 2015

France and Luxembourg must stop applying lower sales tax rates to electronic or e-books, the EU's highest court ruled Thursday.The European Commission, the EU's executive arm, took legal action against...

ECB unveils new 20-euro banknote 25 February 2015

The ECB is gradually phasing in new banknotes to replace those in circulation since the euro became a physical currency in January 2002.

EU parliament approves LuxLeaks tax probe 12 February 2015

EU lawmakers approved a probe Thursday into suspect tax breaks that critics said had been watered down, as the Luxleaks scandal continues to dog current European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.The...

British lawmakers accuse PwC of promoting tax avoidance 6 February 2015

British lawmakers accused major accountancy firm PricewaterhouseCoopers of promoting "tax avoidance on an industrial scale" on Friday in an investigation called in the wake of the so-called Luxleaks scandal.The...
PACQS Foundation – in memory of Antoine van Veldhuizen‏

PACQS Foundation – in memory of Antoine van Veldhuizen‏ 27 January 2015

The PACQS foundation, established in memory of Antoine van Veldhuizen and his family, supports charities striving towards a safer world.

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