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Protocol to a treaty between India and Kuwait signed

The Kuwaiti Ministry of Finance on 15 January 2017, signed a protocol with India amending the agreement between the two countries to avoid double taxation on income and to prevent tax evasion. 26 more words


Itsukushima Shrine, the floating shrine. Miyajima, Japan.

Itsukushima Shrine, a UNESCO World Heritage site is probably the most iconic photo of all time published by travel magazines and websites as well as travellers’ social media. 195 more words

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Shurakuen Great Buddha. Nagoya, Japan.

The mind is everything. What you think you become. ~ The Buddha

Friday afternoon, feeling extremely disturbed by one miserable incident, I took the train to Shurakuen Park hoping a walk could clear my mind.

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Facing the Trump Presidency – Will the Monroe doctrine finally die?

by Nicola Bilotta

Due to Donald Trump’s victory in the Presidential election this November North American foreign policy will experience radical changes. The new government creates hopes and fears. 1,904 more words


One Belt, One Road: Barking Next Stop for China's 'New Silk Road'

‘One Belt, One Road’. This is the slogan of Chinese President Xi Jinping’s landmark development strategy to create a new, twin-pronged ‘Silk Road’ between China and Europe. 634 more words


DTA between Iran and Slovak Republic ratified

The Income Tax Treaty (2016) between Slovak Republic and Iran has been ratified on 3rd January 2017 by the president of Iran for avoiding double taxation.


Top 3 in Gifu City. Gifu, Japan.

Gifu City might be under-rated in Japan as a destination for tourists but not until recently.

Many people have actually been to Gifu without visiting the city as other attractions in the prefectures are more well known than this charming city, namely Takayama, Shirakawa-Go, Gero Onsen etc. 236 more words

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