18 January 2018

No more extra costs and fees on credit and debit card payments

The European Union has eliminated the extra costs and fees on credit and debit card payments, both online and in stores. According to estimates, European consumers will save up to 500 million euros a year.

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17 January 2018

Technology in the future

In 2018, technologies will continue to fuel the process of changing the way we work.

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15 January 2018

WhatsApp’s Business is coming

WhatsApp’s Business is almost here. Some “top” users have already had the chance to test it. So, what exactly is new about this function?

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10 January 2018

Faster VAT refunds in Italy

From January 1st, 2018, the VAT refunds will be disbursed faster. The Italian Revenue Agency will direct deposit the refunds in the bank accounts of the businesses, as established by the dl 50/2017.

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8 January 2018

Where do expats earn more?

Switzerland is the expats’ paradise, at least in terms of the wallet. According to the latest
edition of the report published by Hsbc, based on 27,500 people living in 159 countries, foreigners working in the country north of the Alps earn an average of 193 thousand dollars, 54% more than what they would earn at home.

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2 January 2018

6th of January: Befana is coming!

The Befana (the Epiphany), who before the arrival of Santa Claus in the 60s and 70s was the true and undisputed main Christmas character for all Italian children, is still the protagonist in most Italian squares.

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19 December 2017

Italy: the evening meal on Christmas Eve

The Christmas season is much anticipated as one of Italy’s most celebrated holidays. When it comes to an Italian Christmas, food is an important part of the tradition.

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7 December 2017

Christmas markets in Italy

There are so many Christmas markets in Italy. The most famous ones undoubtedly are the Trentino Alto Adige Christmas markets, though every Italian region, every big city and many small towns have their own Christmas markets. Every Christmas Market has its own characteristics, with its oenogastronomic products, artisanal objects and a unique atmosphere, which often reflect the spirit of those who live in the area.

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6 December 2017

Helmfon: the helmet to work in silence in the office

Introducing the Helmfon, for those who wish to work in the office in absolute silence, without being distracted by the chatter of their colleagues. This helmet allows you to completely isolate yourself from your surroundings and place more focus on your work.

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29 November 2017

Malta: Silicon Valletta

Malta has been chosen as the European Capital of Culture 2018 and the preparations are in full swing, starting from the entrance to the city designed by the Italian Renzo Piano, architect of the nearby Parliament, to the various architectural recovery projects, such as the is-Suq l-Antik tal-Bel covered market and the Valletta Design Cluster, a space dedicated to international design initiatives.

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