Immediately upcoming talks
Fri, 26 May 2017 23:09:25 GMT
Next week, I'm giving 3 different talks in 3 different countries: 1) Luxembourg City, Tuesday, May 30: A U.S. Perspective on BEPS and the State Aid Cases ; 2) Haikko Borga, Finland, Thursday, June 1: The Rise and Fall of the Destination-Based Cash Flow Tax: What Was That All About? , 3) Lodz, Poland, Friday, June 2: A U.S. Perspective on the Future of Corporate Residence . I will aim to post the slides from each talk right after giving it .
Campaign goes on for statue of Polish war hero
Fri, 26 May 2017 18:20:46 GMT
Duns continues to support plans for a bronze statue of Stanislaw Maczek, the general in charge of Polish troops based in Berwickshire during the Second World War. Commander of the 1st Polish Armoured Division and appointed by Winston Churchill to defend Scotland's east coast from invasion, Maczek played a key role in the Battle of Normandy and liberating parts of France, Belgium and Holland.
.com | Breyten Breytenbach honoured in Poland
Fri, 26 May 2017 11:25:29 GMT
South African writer and anti-apartheid activist Breyten Breytenbach received the 2017 Zbigniew Herbert International Literary Award, named after the anti-communist Polish poet and philosopher, at a ceremony in Warsaw, Poland on Thursday. "Staying true to your ideals is a challenge, but the life of this year's laureate demonstrates that it is worth it to be faithful," said Katarzyna Herbert, the poet's widow.