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19 UK firms alleged complicit in $20bn laundering scam


Some 19 British firms are at the center of an investigation into in a mammoth global money-laundering operation. The scheme was allegedly contrived to make $20bn (£12.5bn) worth of ill-gotten gains appear legitimate. 754 more words


A summer without airplanes

With only a couple of weeks – hope months – before the winter, the memories of the busy travel summer are still around. For over a month, I did an intensive country hopping, that lead me from the… 793 more words

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Nicolae Sulac - Când tata va veni

Într-o iarnă lungă grea, of dorule,
Tata la război era, dorule,
Lângă ușa unei case, dorule,
Întuneric, frig era, dorule. 246 more words


10 Reasons Why Moldova is Awesome

I will always love Romania but now my journeys have taken me to the Republic of Moldova. This country is often given short shrift, especially by Romanians, as a smaller, more “inferior” nation. 2,467 more words


A new language. A new soul?

I have realized something really important living abroad in a country where the majority of people do not speak English (at least not well enough to communicate everything) – how essential communication is to, well everything. 1,394 more words


The orange leaves in Chisinau (work in Progress)

I’ll never forget the way the orange leaves looked on every tree in Chisinau. So crisply beneath my feet the curled leaves crunched. It was September. 65 more words