Posts Tagged ‘ “Japan Direct” ’

The Caribbean wins; most of us don’t

Mar 19th, 2014 | By

Today I eat humble pie. Or at least a slice. I couldn’t see that the budget would contain changes to Air Passenger Duty (APD) but it has. And, on the face of it, they are quite substantial too. Or are they?

Walking for Japan

Mar 7th, 2012 | By

This Sunday, March 11 sees the anniversary of the earthquake, tsunami and accident at the Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan. Just one year ago at about breakfast time the news came through of the catastrophe. And a year on, Japan is using the opportunity to thank individuals and the 163 countries that helped out during the emergency.