20th anniversary of Children’s Houses: Icelandic practice of safe places for victims of sexual abuse that spread over Europe

The 20th anniversary of the Barnahus (Children’s House), a Council of Europe-promoted model of a child-friendly and safe environment for child victims of sexual abuse, is marked today at an event in Reykjavík, Iceland. The first Barnahus (Children’s House) was set up in Iceland in 1998. It brings under one roof ... Read More...

Plena Global Holding‘s Dr. David Hepburn to Speak at the Cannabis Legalization Summit

Canada's foremost medical cannabis educator speaking on the effects of cannabis use [Vancouver, June 12 2018] Dr. David Hepburn MD is Canada's foremost medical cannabis educator of physicians and the scientific and lay communities. He will be speaking at the Cannabis Legalization Summit held by the Drug Strategy Council in Canada. ... Read More...

Sweden Lists Entire Country on Airbnb

From the southernmost Smygehuk headland to the wilderness around the Three-Country Cairn in the north, through freedom to roam, the entire country of Sweden is included in your booking. 22 May 2017: Visit Sweden, Sweden’s official tourism board, has partnered with Airbnb to turn the entire country into an Airbnb listing: https://youtu.be/C6671CL5fFg. ... Read More...

Norwegians open their homes to football fans

Tourists travelling to Norway this summer, can watch the Euro games in a genuine Norwegian home. All over Norway, Norwegians are opening up their homes and cabins to travelling football fans to watch the Euro. Whether they forgot it was the Euro, or they just want a unique football experience, People ... Read More...

Sustainability debate between TripAdvisor and DearTripAdvisor campaign covered by IceNews

The recent debate about the development of a greener hotel industry between TripAdvisor, the leading travel review website, and Nordic Choice Hotels’ and Rainforest Foundation Norway’s collaborative sustainability campaign, DearTripAdvisor, has unfolded via the news outlet, IceNews. The sustainability campaign, DearTripAdvisor, was first publicised via IceNews on 30th October 2014, ... Read More...

Organisations need both extroverts and introverts as leaders states TUJobs

A new article published by TUJobs discusses the position of introverts in organisations, stating that extroverted personalities have an obvious advantage in society. However, there are a number of introverted leaders that have changed the world greatly. “Internationally, J.K. Rowling, Steve Wozniak, Einstein, and Gandhi are used as examples,” explains Espen ... Read More...

betXit introduces new social betting game

betXit is launching a beta version of a new form of a social betting game. The game is all about rivalry, competition and challenges, and is intended as a platform for friends to compete against each other in sports betting. The game allows players to create their own private table and ... Read More...