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‘Costly welcome party at citizens’ expense’: Refugees and migrants cost Germany €23 billion in 2018

‘Costly welcome party at citizens’ expense’: Refugees and migrants cost Germany €23 billion in 2018

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019 00:45 0

Germany spent a record €23 billion ($25.65 billion) last year to integrate more than a million refugees at home and “fight the root causes of ... Read More

Brussels hosts Brosella Festival 2019 on July 13 and 14

Brussels hosts Brosella Festival 2019 on July 13 and 14

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019 17:49 0

Brussels' 43rd Brosella Festival takes place 13 and 14 July in the Osseghem Park in Laeken. The longest existing festival of Brussels gives its name ... Read More

UNICEF Azraq Refugee Camp in Jordan gets help from Central Hotels COO

UNICEF Azraq Refugee Camp in Jordan gets help from Central Hotels COO

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 13, 2019 08:07 0

Continuing Central Hotels’ collaboration with UNICEF, Abdulla Al Abdulla, Chief Operating Officer (C.O.O.) of Central Hotels and member of UNICEF Gulf Area Office Leadership Circle ... Read More

King of Jordan Abdullah II to receive the Lamp of Peace of St. Francis in Assisi

King of Jordan Abdullah II to receive the Lamp of Peace of St. Francis in Assisi

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019 23:10 0

His Majesty the King of Jordan, Abdullah II, will visit, accompanied by Her Majesty the Queen of Jordan, Rania, at the Basilica of St. Francis ... Read More

Everyone counts – ‘She Means Business’ digs into diversity at IMEX 2019

Everyone counts – ‘She Means Business’ digs into diversity at IMEX 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019 17:20 0

Carina Bauer, CEO of the IMEX Group, says: “The meetings industry has both a desire and a need to understand and reflect human diversity more ... Read More

Syria welcomes visitors with open arms: Is Syria Safe tor tourism?

Syria welcomes visitors with open arms: Is Syria Safe tor tourism?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 10, 2019 07:56 0

Syrians escape an inhuman regime by the million. European countries are in a state of crisis trying to welcome Syrian refugees, but at the FITUR trade ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018 21:27 1

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law cases. Read More

UN: Poor countries host 80 percent of world’s refugees

UN: Poor countries host 80 percent of world’s refugees

editor editor- June 21, 2011 05:13 0

An estimated 80 per cent of the world’s refugees now live in developing countries and yet anti-refugee sentiment is growing in many industrialized nations, the ... Read More

UN: Refugees returning to Libya to attempt boat passage to Europe

UN: Refugees returning to Libya to attempt boat passage to Europe

editor editor- May 18, 2011 02:48 0

The United Nations refugee agency today reported that hundreds of people who had entered Tunisia after fleeing the conflict in neighbouring Libya have now returned ... Read More

Spectacular Korean event to commemorate SS Lane Victory

Spectacular Korean event to commemorate SS Lane Victory

editor editor- February 15, 2011 10:15 0

The San Pedro-based WW2 merchant ship, the SS Lane Victory, played a significant part in a now long ago battle – the Korean War. Read More

Fighting in Myanmar forces thousands to flee to Thailand

Fighting in Myanmar forces thousands to flee to Thailand

editor editor- November 9, 2010 21:48 0

(eTN) - More than 15,000 refugees have fled into northern Thailand on Monday after fighting broke out between ethnic Karen rebels and government troops in ... Read More

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