UAE arrests Briton over $1.7B Denmark tax fraud

A 52-year-old Briton has been arrested in Dubai over a $1.7 billion dividend-tax fraud case in Denmark, the Gulf emirate’s police said Friday. “Dubai police have arrested Sanjay Shah, a suspect in a 12 billion Danish krone ($1.7 billion) dividend-tax fraud case in Denmark, with the aim of subsequent extradition for prosecution in Denmark,” the […]

Visitors from 39 countries can enjoy Globe 5G mobile services

Foreigners from 39 countries who will be visiting the Philippines can now enjoy Globe’s 5G mobile services. As the country reopens its borders, Globe is enabling tourists to experience 5G in major Philippine destinations. Countries where Globe has inbound roaming partnerships include Australia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hong […]

Researchers decode pigs’ well-being through oinks and grunts

by Camille BAS-WOHLERT European researchers have developed a way of decoding the feelings of pigs through their grunts, oinks and squeals in a project aimed at improving animal welfare. Biologists studied over 7,000 recordings from 411 pigs, from the brief squeaks of satisfaction at feeding time to the desperate cries at slaughter, before classifying them […]

From Denmark to Portugal, Europe ups effort to quit Russian gas

In Denmark, large black pipes are about to be buried in a muddy trench, as construction of a gas pipeline from Norway to Poland resumes following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. From plans for liquefied natural gas terminals in northern Germany, Finland and France to potential new routes through Spain and the Mediterranean, Europe is striving […]

Shipping giant Maersk to stop deliveries to Russian ports

Danish shipping giant Maersk said Tuesday that it would stop taking new non-essential orders to and from Russia, due to sanctions imposed over Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine. Citing the impact of sanctions, “bookings to and from Russia will be temporarily suspended, with exception of Foodstuffs, Medical and Humanitarian supplies”, Maersk said in a statement. The […]