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Master of Happiness: My Encounter with a Syrian Refugee & Fighting Tragedy: A (Super-)Human Trait

Master of Happiness: My Encounter with a Syrian Refugee & Fighting Tragedy: A (Super-)Human Trait

And the weekend began. It was Saturday 6.44AM when I boarded the train from Vienna to Munich carrying in my backpack nothing more than my camera and the traditional Bavarian outfit „Lederhosen” (leather shorts) on my way to the Oktoberfest, Germany’s largest and internationally-known annual beer festival.After boarding the train, I opened my computer browser to read the news and well, the headlines kept on going on the hot topic of the moment: the refugees’ situation in Europe. Articles, chronicles and commentaries all interlaced in a mesh of facts and opinions, which make use of social,...

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A Multifaceted Collage on Environmental Matters: From Brazil, India and Austria

While I juggle readings from Austria, India and Brazil on my daily schedule, the cross-country analysis is inevitable. In this post, I share three pieces of articles from three different sources (and nationalities), which shall serve the reader as a composite insight on co-related topics, which differ most and above all, by its reporting point of view.On March 8th, 2011, the Austrian newspaper "Der Standard" published an article about the Austrian plant construction firm ANDRITZ AG, technology provider for the construction of the mega dam in Belo Monte, Northern Brazil (more precisely in the state...

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Innovation & Technology: For a Successful India-Austria Partnership

Published by the commercial wing at the Embassy of India (Vienna), where I currently hold the post of Marketing Officer, the publication "Innovation & Technology - For a Successful India-Austria Partnership" is part of the Embassy's outreach program to bring Austrian and Indian corporates closer. The publication features an overview of the latest data on India-Austria bilateral trade and business news. Focusing on the Environmental Technology, Automotive and Infrastructure industries, it presents a panorama of these segments on the Austrian side and some insights on the opportunities that lay within...

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