Archive for August 8th, 2017

UK drifts closer to a Norway-style Brexit transition – POLITICO.eu

August 8, 2017
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POLITICO.eu UK drifts closer to a Norway-style Brexit transitionPOLITICO.euIts name is transition, and its shape is Norway. The U.K. rejoining the European Economic Area from outside the European Union — the so-called Norway model — is European Commission chief negotiator Michel Barnier’s favorite option for a post-Brexit …Brexit SABOTAGE: Is Britain about to move in...
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Here’s What a Skills-Based Curriculum Means In Finland – Tucson Weekly

August 8, 2017
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Tucson Weekly Here’s What a Skills-Based Curriculum Means In FinlandTucson WeeklySomehow or other, Finland’s schools have skyrocketed into the educational stratosphere in recent years, though it shouldn’t have happened if you buy the usual U.S. view of how young people should be educated. The schools don’t teach reading formally … Source: finland – Google News...
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Denmark missing out on three million overnight stays: report – The Local Denmark

August 8, 2017
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The Local Denmark Denmark missing out on three million overnight stays: reportThe Local DenmarkThis is the conclusion of an analysis from the Confederation of Danish Industry (DI) based on figures from Statistics Denmark as well as from the Netherlands and Germany, writes dibusiness.dk. “We ‘ought’ to have three million more overnight stays per …...
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Iceland’s Gender Policy Holds a Lesson for Google – Bloomberg

August 8, 2017
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Bloomberg Iceland’s Gender Policy Holds a Lesson for GoogleBloombergLet others discuss whether it was legal, or smart, for Google to fire an engineer for voicing uncomfortable views on gender diversity. It’s perhaps more important that the valid points in James Damore’s manifesto aren’t drowned out by the chorus of …and more >> Source: iceland – Google...
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Swedish Health largely bans overlapping surgeries – Seattle Times

August 8, 2017
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Seattle Times Swedish Health largely bans overlapping surgeriesSeattle TimesSwedish Health’s new CEO, Dr. Guy Hudson, said in an interview Monday that the organization is overhauling how it approaches overlapping surgeries, the subject of a recent Seattle Times investigation. Source: swedish – Google News Sharing information is key – Nordic News in UK. Social Commerce...
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