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Overseas Chinese restaurants: Carrier of culture

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Does the language you speak really affect how you see the future?

Does the language you speak really affect how you see the future? | Cross-Cultural - Inter-Cultural Communications | Scoop.it
The way people discuss the future varies from language to language. Some have a well-defined future tense, while others distinguish much between present and future.
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How immigrants affect the economy: Weighing the benefits and costs

How immigrants affect the economy: Weighing the benefits and costs | Cross-Cultural - Inter-Cultural Communications | Scoop.it
The Conservative government has made it clear that the goal of immigration policy now will be primarily economic growth, rather than family reunification and refugee settlement. But how do we assess an immigrant’s economic contribution?
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Let the job market choose our immigrants

Let the job market choose our immigrants | Cross-Cultural - Inter-Cultural Communications | Scoop.it
It’s time to change a policy that has produced immigrants whose low incomes and high levels of unemployment have saddled the country with a $20-billion fiscal burden...
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Middle schoolers copy homework in McDonald’s: bad for learning and for business | Danwei

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Coming to America: International Visitors Help Keep America Moving

Coming to America: International Visitors Help Keep America Moving | Cross-Cultural - Inter-Cultural Communications | Scoop.it
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News Release: U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services

Data on gross domestic product (GDP), personal income/outlays, corporate profits, fixed assets, government receipts/expenditures. Plus interactive national income and product account (NIPA) tables, previously published and supplemental estimates.
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What is the Cost of Intercultural Silence?

What is the Cost of Intercultural Silence? | Cross-Cultural - Inter-Cultural Communications | Scoop.it

How much has your culture conditioned you to hear silence in a particular way? How do you interpret it when a manager or colleague from any culture ignores your emails, your written proposals or your suggestions during a meeting?

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CSUSB celebrates Cinco de Mayo in style

CSUSB celebrates Cinco de Mayo in style | Cross-Cultural - Inter-Cultural Communications | Scoop.it
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Alice in Hawaiian and six more languages besides « Lewis Carroll ...

Alice in Hawaiian and six more languages besides « Lewis Carroll ... | Cross-Cultural - Inter-Cultural Communications | Scoop.it
It has been some time since we mentioned the stream of new translations flowing from the fount of Evertype Publishing, but that is not because that stream has abated. Six first-time translations and a new Esperanto edition ...
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Chinese Mandarin Learner: Why Languages Can Make Us Smarter, Safer, and Better Looking - Global Learning - Education Week

Chinese Mandarin Learner: Why Languages Can Make Us Smarter, Safer, and Better Looking - Global Learning - Education Week | Cross-Cultural - Inter-Cultural Communications | Scoop.it
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Euro declines on election results

Euro declines on election results | Cross-Cultural - Inter-Cultural Communications | Scoop.it
The euro declines against the pound and the US dollar following weekend election results in Greece and France, which cast doubt on austerity plans.
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Bilingualism fine-tunes hearing, enhances attention | Evanston Now

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Emirati women and workforce in a clash of culture

Emirati women and workforce in a clash of culture | Cross-Cultural - Inter-Cultural Communications | Scoop.it
Options for many women limited or nullified by male relatives who do not want them working in mixed environment, if at all.
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Everybody Loves... Exporting?

Everybody Loves... Exporting? | Cross-Cultural - Inter-Cultural Communications | Scoop.it
New documentary makes us consider the cultural side of the import export business.
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Should Canada screen immigrants based on language or country?

Should Canada screen immigrants based on language or country? | Cross-Cultural - Inter-Cultural Communications | Scoop.it
Europeans do better economically than others when they come here, and right now there are thousands out of work.
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UK companies cut secret tax deals

UK companies cut secret tax deals | Cross-Cultural - Inter-Cultural Communications | Scoop.it
Major UK-based firms cut secret deals with authorities in Luxembourg to avoid paying millions in corporate tax in Britain, a BBC Panorama investigation finds.
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Learn Chinese with Chinese Podcasts | Popup Chinese

Learn Chinese with Chinese Podcasts | Popup Chinese | Cross-Cultural - Inter-Cultural Communications | Scoop.it
Learn Chinese online with free Chinese podcasts and learning tools from Popup Chinese, the highest-rated online Chinese learning website...
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NEIA - Newfoundland and Labrador Environmental Industry Association

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Survey finds poor transport links are a barrier to international trade || Latest Translation News || premierlanguage.com

Survey finds poor transport links are a barrier to international trade || Latest Translation News || premierlanguage.com | Cross-Cultural - Inter-Cultural Communications | Scoop.it
BCC reveals that the cost of transport is putting companies off exporting...
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Cognition + Culture + Communication = Language | Herald de Paris

Cognition + Culture + Communication = Language | Herald de Paris | Cross-Cultural - Inter-Cultural Communications | Scoop.it
With this formula as shorthand, in his new book Language: The Cultural Tool, linguist Dan Everett argues that the variability in human cultural life explains...
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Virtual worlds offer variety, less stress for language learners – Hypergrid Business

Virtual worlds offer variety, less stress for language learners – Hypergrid Business | Cross-Cultural - Inter-Cultural Communications | Scoop.it
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7 Foreign Languages Today's Business Students Should Learn ...

Although Spanish wasn't selected as one of Bloomberg's top three foreign languages that business students should know, it is spoken by more than 300 million people, and it's the official language of 20 countries.
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Willmar language students’ spring trips: In Spain, riots; in China, climbing the Great Wall | West Central Tribune | Willmar, Minnesota

Willmar language students’ spring trips: In Spain, riots; in China, climbing the Great Wall | West Central Tribune | Willmar, Minnesota | Cross-Cultural - Inter-Cultural Communications | Scoop.it
WILLMAR — A little education in European economics and politics greeted 27 Willmar students who went to Spain on their spring break trip this year.
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The China Business Culture: Are You Ruining Your Chances of Doing Business?

China business culture allows for negotiating, but, in order to keep the harmony, the representatives of the company may give you a 'no' to your offer when they want to take back control of the negotiations, even though they may still be prepared...
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