Did you know that the minimum wage in Luxembourg is 11.5 times higher than in Romania? Welcome to inequality in Europe: 6 countries have minimum wages above €1000 whereas 10 countries have minimum wages below €400. Find out which ones.
Did you know that the minimum wage in Luxembourg is 11.5 times higher than in Romania? Welcome to inequality in Europe: 6 countries have minimum wages above €1000 whereas 10 countries have minimum wages below €400 – Find out which ones.
The debate on Catalan independence has been politicised to the extreme. In today’s article, we break open the topic, asking a simple question – which has multiple answers: Is it worth achieving independence right now in order to stop the fiscal looting, in exchange for the heavy costs this event will bring?
“Tobin Tax”, or a financial transaction tax, has stirred a significant amount of controversy recently. But where has this concept come from and what does it designate exactly? What are the implications? Will it be implemented in Europe? This article tries to give some answers while tackling other, related issues.
The 10 countries with the lowest petrol prices Despite the significant rise in the cost of fuel in Spain, the price of petrol and diesel have not exceeded the European average, namely €1.606 for Euro95 petrol and €1.500 for diesel. What are the cheapest world petrol prices?
In June 2012 Spain has become the fourth EU country to seek financial assistance for its ailing banks and is shortly expected to make a formal request for the bail-out. In this article we answer the most crucial questions about the Spanish bank deal, its details and its impact.
Our fellows from Accounting Degree Online are trying to answer to the question “Are rich people unethical?”. They came up with this infographic which intends to address the issue by checking what different studies suggest. According to the research those financially better-off are more likely to lie, cheat and otherwise behave unethically compared to those lower on the social and financial ladder.
With its new country-by-country censorship approach, Twitter is actually loosing its censorship policy. Unlike Google, Twitter will remove contents only when required, on a case-by-case basis, rather than auto-filtering them. The Chinese government endorsed Twitter’s new policy. Is twitter going to China?
A few weeks ago the World Economic Forum released its latest Global Competitiveness Report 2011-2012 which ranks a total of 142 countries according to its degree of competititiveness. What is competititiveness and why is it important? Here there are the main results.