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JCB extends its reach across Europe with JCC Payment Systems

JCB extends its reach across Europe with JCC Payment Systems

Source: JCB JCB International, Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., and JCC, the largest face to face acquirer in Cyprus, today announced the signing of a joint licencing agreement enabling JCB cards to be used at all JCC POS systems, ATMs and online touch points across ...

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European event organisers visit NewcastleGateshead for educational showcase

European event organisers visit NewcastleGateshead for educational showcase

A group of international association conference organisers from across Europe have been exploring NewcastleGateshead after being invited to the destination by the NewcastleGateshead Convention Bureau and VisitBritain. The three-day educational trip was designed to showcase NewcastleGateshead as an exciting destination for hosting major business events, such as international association conferences. ...

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Migrant crisis in Europe? Look at Yemen

Migrant crisis in Europe? Look at Yemen

Euronews screenshot.Dozens of Somali refugees killed in Saudi airstrikes off Yemen, 2017. Youtube. While Brexit is giving UK residents a break from media focus on desperate people attempting to reach wealthy Europe by crossing the Mediterranean by sea, a few figures should help to put things in perspective, as the ...

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Daily News 19 / 02 / 2019

Cohesion Policy after 2020: preparing the future of EU investments in health Today, Commissioners Crețu and Andriukaitis have brought together health professionals to kick-start the reflection on future EU investments in health under the 2021-2027 Cohesion Policy programmes. In the context of the roundtable held today at the Commission with ...

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How many IS foreign fighters are left in Iraq and Syria?

How many IS foreign fighters are left in Iraq and Syria?

Image copyright Reuters Tens of thousands of foreign nationals are believed to have travelled to Syria and neighbouring Iraq to fight for the Islamic State (IS) group. With the end of the IS territorial “caliphate” imminent, the US has led calls to repatriate the hundr of men women and children ...

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These OTAs put element of surprise in travel

These OTAs put element of surprise in travel

I came across two online travel agents with the same mission – to take stress out of travel planning. Anywhr and ATO Tours are two companies that are continents apart but are sending travellers on surprise trips. Trips where the traveller has no or the slightest idea where they are ...

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