September 30, 2023

Quality education for the future of islands & the Island Innovation Academic Council 

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Next week, the world will observe the International Day of Education (24/01) and the World Environmental Education Day (26/01). These observances are opportunities to highlight the importance of continuing the development of forward-looking, innovative and highly performing education systems on islands worldwide. For organizations like the Edge Foundation, shining a spotlight on the education practices of global islands has been a feature […]

Fair Taxation: EU updates list of non-cooperative tax jurisdictions

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European Commission – Press release Brussels, 12 March 2019 EU Finance Ministers have updated the EU list of non-cooperative tax jurisdictions, based on an intense process of analysis and dialogue steered by the Commission. The list has proven a true success with many countries having changed their laws and tax systems to comply with international […]

North Korea’s Kim Says Trump Must Make ‘Right Choice’ to Avoid War

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From Newsmax North Korea said Tuesday that leader Kim Jong Un was briefed on his military’s plans to launch missiles into waters near Guam as part of an effort to create “enveloping fire” near the U.S. military hub in the Pacific. The comments, while typically belligerent, are significant because they appeared to signal a path […]