Tuesday, August 22, 2017

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Plymouth harbour in Devon. Photo by: Bex Ross

The Brexit effect on holidaymakers this summer

Despite a typically British rainy summer many more UK residents have been holidaying at home...
Santiago Maldonado’s Strange Disappearance

Argentina: Controversy Over the Strange Disappearance of Activist Santiago Maldonado

Over the last couple of weeks, Argentina has been the centre of attention in South...
Sorrow in Las Ramblas Memorial

Las Ramblas Streets Were Packed Full of People Honoring the Lives Lost in Barcelona’s Terror

Today, in the same location where a terrorist's van killed 13 pedestrians, thousands of people...
United Kingdom and Euro flag.

German woes and British hopes for Brexit: the coverage in the British and German newspapers

The Daily Mail praised it as a “historic” referendum, which frees “Britain from the chains...
Police perimeter in "Las Ramblas", Barcelona. Photo by: Evan McCaffrey.

Barcelona Terror Attack

Live Updates 2017-07-18 04:02 GMT A second vehicle attack to the one in Barcelona took place in the...
Trump's comments on Charlottesville

Trump and his White Nationalist Dilemma

Standing in Charlottesville, Va is a 26ft (7.9m) statue of General Robert Edward Lee. Unless...
Wayne County Court

Rural, Sleepy and at the Heart of the Opioid Epidemic; Life in Wayne County, PA

At the top of the Keystone State, in the region known as NEPA (Northeastern Pennsylvania),...
Kenyatta wins Kenyan elections.

Wave of uncertainty as President Kenyatta wins heated Kenyan elections

There has been widespread unrest in some parts of Kenya following the announcement of the...
Kenya election riots.

Business Slow After Elections in Kenya

This year's elections have been peaceful, but there are claims and counter claims regarding the...
Trump - North Korea

Trump Warns North Korean Leader ‘Will Truly Regret It’ If He Messes With The United States

President Donald Trump warned North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on Friday that he will “truly...
Smoke plume from the fire near Aix en Provence. Taken by Max Kaczor in Vinon sur Verdon.

Natural or intentional: what’s causing the French Wildfires?

The South of France is known for its beautiful summer weather, beaches along the Mediterranean...
Nawaz Sharif

Prime Minister of Pakistan Ousted From Office Based on Corruption Charges

The 18th Prime Minister of Pakistan, Nawaz Sharif, resigned, following a decision from the supreme...
Trump - North Korea

Trump’s North Korean Challenge

On Tuesday, August 8th, President Donald Trump issued a frightening statement to the world: “North...
Cairo University

Cairo University Professor Allegedly Caught on Audio, Sexually Harassing a Girl

Cairo University, one of the top universities in Egypt and the Middle East, could have...
Tourists in Barcelona Gothic quarter.

Mass Tourism in Barcelona Faces Backlash from Local Vandals

On July 27 Barcelona became the center of a growing controversy after a group of...

Interview

Brett King Via.news interview

“Does Banking have a Future?” Brett King, CEO of Moven, explains

Brett King hosts one of the most popular FinTech Radio Show in the world, "Breaking Banks," and founded the New-York based start-up called "Moven" with its concept of a downloadable bank account. Mr. King...
Invest HK Deputy Head of Fintech, Thorsten Terweiden, at Money Conf in Madrid.

“We want companies to grow, expand and be successful in Asia via Hong Kong.”...

Right at the heart of the Money Conf in Madrid we met with Mr. Thorsten Terweiden, the Deputy Head of Fintech for InvestHK. InvestHK is the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government department responsible for...
Isabel Neves Interview - Lisbon Business Angels Club President

Isabel Neves Talks About the Growing Participation of Women in Business and What Makes...

Isabel Neves is the president of the Lisbon Business Angels Club (LBAC) and one of the investors in Shark Tank Portugal. We met with her for an interview during the third anniversary of the...
Sergio Gonçalves interview - Lisbon Business Angels Club

Business Mentor Sergio Gonçalves Advice to Entrepreneurs: “It’s better to do it, rather than...

The Lisbon Business Angels Club hosted another round of startups pitches where entrepreneurs showcased their projects to investors. According to Sergio Gonçalves, the former project manager for the Lisbon Business Angel Club, "about 30%...
James Cooper Web Summit 2016

James Cooper, Adweek Editorial Director, Interview: “It’s a very intense time in the media...

James Cooper, Adweek Editorial Director, gave VIANews an interview at the Web Summit where he shared his thoughts about the Web Summit, Adweek, the media business, and entrepreneurship. ...

Business

Europe

Plymouth harbour in Devon. Photo by: Bex Ross

The Brexit effect on holidaymakers this summer

Despite a typically British rainy summer many more UK residents have been holidaying at home this year, due to the huge drop in the...
Sorrow in Las Ramblas Memorial

Las Ramblas Streets Were Packed Full of People Honoring the Lives...

Today, in the same location where a terrorist's van killed 13 pedestrians, thousands of people marched in defiance against terrorism. Las Ramblas Streets were...
United Kingdom and Euro flag.

German woes and British hopes for Brexit: the coverage in the...

The Daily Mail praised it as a “historic” referendum, which frees “Britain from the chains that have bound us to an unelected, unaccountable Brussels...