Category Archives: Economics & Society

#Animal Kingdom (1) – A Modern #Fable

Have you read The Animal Farm and The Jungle Book? I hope that you will enjoy pictures of English Countryside, of Nature and animals, some are cute, others are naughty, some we love, others we loathe.        

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A Controversial Conversation on #Corruption in Different Cultural Contexts

“I was talking to a Brit the other day and I mentioned that a couple of people we know are corrupt. She seemed surprised that I used the word corrupt;” She said. “Oh yes, your average British person do not … Continue reading

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#Chinese #Cinderellas: The Ugly Truth

If you know anything at all about China and her history, you would know that Chinese Emperors used to indulge in palaces which could house up to 3000 concubines; almost all of them selected for their youth and beauty from … Continue reading

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#Hygge: #Denmark Leads the Happiness League in #Europe (4)

A lot of us have heard of the buzz that’s been around for sometime: Denmark is the happiest country on earth, but how many of us know exactly why? Is it because of its great wealth or small size? What … Continue reading

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