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Privacy, what privacy? Many Nordic tax records are a phone call away

Privacy, what privacy? Many Nordic tax records are a phone call away
"The welfare systems we have in Norway, Sweden and Denmark are basically a collective insurance … you trust that all the other people will work and pay taxes. That trust in other people gets an extreme expression in the publication of taxes." He said …
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Crooks using LinkedIn to scam
One of Sara Wade's LinkedIn contacts had reached out with a job opportunity. "It told me to provide my name, my number and address and resume, which already has all that information on it to a certain email address," said Wade. According to the message …
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Mike Posner: 'I've only had success when I'm not trying to'
His song I Took a Pill in Ibiza, remixed by Norwegian duo SeeB, has been No 1 in four countries, including the UK, made the top 10 in the US – and annoyed the Ibizan authorities into the bargain. …. My job is to make the best songs that I can …
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France's 'Non' to the Notion of 'Sex Work' Is a Blow Against the Exploitation
In passing a law based on the so-called Nordic model of prostitution legislation, which makes the buyers legally accountable, France follows Sweden, Norway and Iceland, countries that lead the world on strategic indicators of gender equality. France …
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This border is not a barrier
“There are challenges to the relationship between Russia and Norway – sanctions are the most obvious right now – but these are big political questions. The role of the Barents Secretariat isn't to look at the big issues. Its job is to develop …
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How America's Wage Gap & Gender Equality Ranking Compares To Other Countries
There's obviously no excuse for the wage gap; men and women performing the same job should make the same amount of money, end of story. But like so many issues, pointing out that the wage gap is morally wrong, … According to the report, Iceland is …
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Remoy Shipping sells supply ship out of layup
Norway's Remoy Shipping has offloaded a veteran platform supply vessel (PSV) that has been laid up for six months. India's TAG Offshore has snapped up … Its last reported job was two weeks of supply work for Odfjell on 9 October. It is currently in …
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Embattled DNB boss won't quit
Rune Bjerke, the embattled boss of Norway's biggest bank, DNB, opted against resigning on Monday after delivering an impassioned account of DNB's controversial but not illegal private banking practices. “I'll fight for as long as I have something to …
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David Cameron reminds the Conservatives of the gap he'll leave
It comes back to an unnoticed line from Matthew Parris' recent hatchet job on Johnson, widely shared both outside and inside Westminster and particularly enjoyed by the Mayor's rivals: “the Tory party is running out of future prime ministers”. …. and …
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RPT-EXCLUSIVE-Norway's high-yield bond market becomes latest casualty of oil
This could lead to further job losses in the Norwegian oil sector, which has shed thousands in recent months. This would put more pressure on Norway, where the overall oil sector accounts for about a fifth of the stagnating economy and the jobless rate …
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Exclusive: Norway's high-yield bond market becomes latest casualty of oil turmoil
This could lead to further job losses in the Norwegian oil sector, which has shed thousands in recent months. This would put more pressure on Norway, where the overall oil sector accounts for about a fifth of the stagnating economy and the jobless rate …
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