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The cities benefiting from light rail lines and what Canberra can gain from trams

The cities benefiting from light rail lines and what Canberra can gain from trams
The report, to be released on Monday by the Canberra Urban and Region Futures research unit, considered the experience of Freiburg, Germany; Bergen, Norway; Edmonton, Canada; and Adelaide, and found with sustainable urban and transport planning …
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The Corrib impact: pipelines, protests and prosperity
As gas passes through the terminal, impurities will be removed and pressure adjusted before the gas is pumped into the Bord Gáis network. …. Barrington advised that Shell should intensify its efforts to ensure regulatory compliance in the light of …
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Eures network: helping people to find a job in another EU country
Although some parts of Europe suffer from high unemployment rates and employers in other parts struggle to fill vacancies, relatively few people decide to look for a job in another EU country. The European network of Employment Services (Eures) was …
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Opening Remarks – Regional Conference on Countering Violent Extremism
Last month at the European regional CVE summit in Oslo, Norway, participants launched a regional youth network against violent extremism. This network will serve as a … And finally, we must address the social and economic grievances that violent …
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Marge Medd makes education her life's work
A resident of Norway for the last 21 years, Marge Medd came to Maine in 1974. … She is in her second term on the Maine Public Broadcasting Network Board of Directors and is also chair of the University of Maine at Augusta Presidential Search …
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European Alliance for Apprenticeships: companies and organisations commit to
The fight against youth unemployment is a top priority for the European Commission. Good quality apprenticeships help young people to acquire the skills and key competences necessary to be successful on the labour market. Today more than forty …
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Afghan Taliban say informal talks took place in Norway
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Taliban representatives have held unprecedented meetings with a large delegation of Afghan women in Norway's capital this week, an apparently incremental step in efforts to end a bitter 14-year war that has killed thousands, …
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Autism risk associated with parental age and with increasing difference in age
In a population-based cohort study from five countries (Denmark, Israel, Norway, Sweden and Western Australia) comprising 5 766 794 children born 1985–2004 and followed up to the end of 2004–2009, the relative risk (RR) of ASD was estimated by using …
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Australia's most dramatic sporting finishes
In the wake of the Firebirds' still unbelievable comeback on Sunday, we had a look at some of the most dramatic finishes in Aussie sport in recent years. 2010-11 A-League grand final – Roar v Mariners …
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Despite cutbacks, Chase growing in Jacksonville
That's not the only way the company is looking to cut costs in its branch network. A JPMorgan Chase executive said at a conference last week the company is eliminating voice mail for many employees because it's not being used enough to justify the cost …
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Women In Business School: Network Effect Opens Routes To Top Jobs
An academic working paper on business in Norway by Astrid Kunze, of the Norwegian School of Economics, and Amalia Miller of University of Virginia found that women with the same years of education, experience, tenure and hours of work as men were …
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