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National u-turns

National seem to working through a few u-turns as election year progresses.

Bringing soldiers’ remains back to New Zealand was announced on Monday:  Military personnel remains to be brought home… 557 more words

General

How the game Sleeping Dogs inspired a change in my perspective on "coming home" 

So it’s official, the one thing I never imagined I would ever do is happening…I’m living and working in Zambia. After countless unsuccessful job applications and an abundance of frustration with looking for permanent employment, I landed a human rights consultancy gig which will keep me in my passport country until December. 1,320 more words

Diaspora

Stata: Continent variable based on Country variable (ISO code [ISO3166- numeric])

I recently wanted to examine migrants’ labour market situation  by their continent of birth , however datasets like the EU-Labour Forces Survey or EU-SILC or the UK-LFS, don’t provide a continent variable. 2,365 more words

Stata

Unavoidingly Familiar

We are at the breaking-away season. Fall, is what I’d like to call its early stage. When all the leaves are browning on the branches of trees and gracefully flying and whirling all around.   550 more words

Hello from Kazakhstan

“Better to see something once, than to hear about it a thousand times” Asian Proverb

Many times people ask me: “Where do you come from?”

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New country of origin food labelling from 1 July

Businesses that sell food in retail stores in Australia need to know about the new country of origin food labelling laws which will apply from 1 July 2016. 318 more words

Business Law