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British Consul-General Internship Weeks 1-3

I am now halfway through my internship this summer at the British Consul-General in Chicago, one of the many UK diplomatic posts spread throughout the world that helps enable our geographically small country punch well above its weight on the global stage. 1,797 more words


Ten Five Top Travel Tips if you are Living Abroad

Hello again!

Well, after 13 years of travelling, I thought I might pass out some simple, but very important travel trips. Some are very important if you are travelling, and some are for if you are relocating abroad. 295 more words


Finnair slips into the red with a 2Q net loss of $32 million, faces an uncertain economic outlook

Finnair (Helsinki) reported a second quarter net loss of €23.9 million ($32.0 million), completely reversed from a €18.1 million net profit ($24.2 million) in the same quarter a year ago. 524 more words


Disclaimer: fiction and journalism

I want to alert readers of this site to the distinction between the pages listed under “Journalism“, which are based on fact, and the pages listed under “ 192 more words


Chevening scholarship opens to future leaders

Chevening scholarship opens to future leaders

Professionals and public servants from the Cayman Islands looking to further their education are being urged to apply for the United Kingdom’s prestigious Chevening Scholarship. 250 more words


Alitalia and Etihad Airways finalize their €1,758 million deal

Etihad Airways (Abu Dhabi) and Alitalia (2nd) (Rome) today announced that they have signed the transaction implementation agreement which will result in a €1,758 million ($2.36 billion) investment to build a reinvigorated Alitalia as a competitive, sustainably profitable business. 1,351 more words


Free book!

At some point in the next 24 hours or so, my website will welcome its 3,000th visitor. To mark this auspicious event, I am giving away five copies of my book, “The Patriotic Art: Random Recollections from a (Mostly) Diplomatic Career” – RRP £12.99. 36 more words

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