Knowledge of a foreign language in the EU25, 2006

Speaking other languages gives one a big comparative advantage over others, for instance in terms of labour mobility… As for the image below, the EU might be ‘together’ since 1957, but many of the people are not able to communicate with their fellow Union-citizens, due to language gaps. I have always been a strong advocate…

Ankara, Kocatepe Camii

Bayram

This coming week is off from work in Turkey – it is Bayram, a religious holiday around the Feast of the Sacrifice. Even though I want to work, I won’t get a chance to do so. Thus, I am forced to have good time in Izmir. As for my arrival to Ankara, last week, I was…