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"Party's over for City jollies" but alas not for local government schmoozing

A short article in today’s Sunday Times Business section notes that new EU rules now forbid fund managers and analysts from accepting hospitality beyond a minimal level – it has to benefit “ordinary” customers and if over a reasonable limit it is considered “an inducement”. 85 more words

Accountability

Where Corruption Is Raging Around The World [Infographic]

(Source: www.forbes.com)

Transparency International released its 2017 Corruption Perceptions Index on Wednesday, finding that most countries around the world are making little or no progress in ending corruption. 264 more words

Money Matters

The Truth.

2/24/18 Vibe Check ✔…..

As I lay in my hospital bed hurting, aching, with so many questions…answers unfound. I’m slowly fading invisibly to the naked eye. 474 more words

Spirituality

The Eye

You I can see and speak over.

The sacrifices you have and will make are divinely inspired and planned.  No one can ever stop you; your eyes will forever remain fixed.  80 more words

A Variation Of Thoughts

Pink Cupcakes

This cartoon is hilarious.

The girl eats and eats pink cupcakes until she turns pink.  Literally, she wakes up and everything, including her hair and skin, are all pink.  128 more words

A Variation Of Thoughts

The Little Visitor

The summer was a rough one. This day, in particular, too.

I dropped my daughter off at school, went back inside and began picking up a few things.  272 more words

A Variation Of Thoughts

Invisible Rainbow

I  am a fading rainbow, whose colors you can’t see.

Searching for my pot of gold, or at least who I’m supposed to be.

Isn’t it funny how a rainbow appears when a storm is on the wane? 299 more words

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