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The week in news #142 – 2019JAN07 … 2019JAN13

For this 142nd week, another selection of the most relevant world news and articles: best countries for expats, Huawei 5G network under scrutiny , Nike’s tax-status in Europe, Ford facing revamp in Europe, etc.

As mentioned before, most contents are curated (in either English or Portuguese) via Feedly, LinkedIn Daily Rundown or Wikipedia’s Current Events.

  • Monday, 2019.Jan.07:
  • Tuesday, 2019.Jan.08:
    • The 5 best countries for expats are in Europe and Middle East [NBC]


  • Wednesday, 2019.Jan.09:
    • Volkswagen and Ford to reveal ‘deeper alliance’ and costs savings [Reuters]
    • Norway considering to exclude Huawei from building 5G network amidst espionage concerns [Euronews]
    • Greggs struggles to keep up with demand for vegan sausage rolls [Guardian]
  • Thursday, 2019.Jan.10:
    • Ford to slash jobs in Europe, plans major revamp [Wall Street Journal]
    • Vodafone to cut up to 1.200 jobs in Spain [The Local]
    • EU investigates Nike’s tax status in the Netherlands [Guardian]
    • Air France is going to scrap its low-cost Joon [BBC]


  • Friday, 2019.Jan.11:
    • Do Técnico para o mundo. É na Física que nasce uma geração de génios portugueses [DN Insider]
    • Chinese Huawei executive arrested in Poland for espionage [Wall Street Journal]
  • Sunday, 2019.Mmm.Dd:
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