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Ambassador to Austria and UK Permanent Representative to the United Nations and other International Organisations in Vienna
28th August 2020 Vienna, Austria
How a British company keeps Austrian train passengers online © ÖBB/Philipp HorakA train swoops at high speed through the Austrian Alps. Despite the stunning scenery, the passengers are – this being the twenty-first century – more interested in what’s happening on their screens as they work, browse the internet and use social media… also at high speed, thanks to a British company.
© ÖBB/Philipp HorakNomad Digital is the world’s leading provider of passenger and fleet connectivity solutions and trackside networks. Founded in 2002 in Newcastle Upon Tyne, they are dedicated to delivering connectivity on trains, offering benefits to operators and passengers. In Austria, they are responsible for the onboard WiFi service of the ÖBB (National Federal Railway).
© ÖBB/Harald EisenbergerNomad won the contract i..
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- 12th February 2019
Media NoteOffice of the SpokespersonWashington, DCFebruary 11, 2019
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The U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce that the lists of more than 150 U.S. higher education institutions that sent the most Fulbright U.S. Students and Scholars abroad in academic year 2018-2019 are now available. The lists highlight the Fulbright Program’s strong institutional diversity and positive impact on American communities.The State Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, in collaboration with the Institute of International Education, compiles the lists, which are organized by Carnegie Classification.Topping this year’s lists of Research, Master’s, Bachelor’s, and Special-focus 4-year institutions that sent the most U.S. students abroad on the Fulbright Program are Brown University (RI), Saint Edward's University (TX), Williams College (MA), and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (IL). The University of South Florida-Main Campus..
Animated video explaining the structure of the 2014-2019 European Commission led by Jean-Claude Juncker, as well as providing a comprehensive overview of all Vice-Presidents and Commissioners. The new Commission is clustered around seven project teams, each headed by one of the Vice-Presidents. In this animation viEUws explains the functioning of these clusters and shows the composition of each project team. Infographics
With Sprint 14 now behind us, we wanted to share Baroness Martha Lane Fox’s opening speech, and the presentations and workshops given on the day. Martha used her talk to remind everyone how far we’ve already come in our mission to transform government services – and how hard the work left to do is. If
Munk School of Global Affairs, federal government partner on Digital Public Square project The Munk School of Global Affairs. JENNIFER SU/THE VARSITY http://var.st/94 The University of Toronto’s Munk School of Global Affairs and the Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade, and Development Canada are partnering on the Digital Public Square project, a $9 million project that