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Sales Vacancy

Posted: 11 July

We are looking for a Sales Person.

The successful candidate will have sales experience and be familiar with this industry.

Salary 1000 euros + 5% commission per deal. If you decide to move to Vienna improved salary will be discussed.

Initial 1 month trial period.

Contact: Nicolas M Bo, Managing Director

Pantheon Distribution GmbH
Mooslackengasse 17, 1190 Wien Austria

Phone +43 12530162513
Fax       +43 1230603119
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Questions and Answers on VAT reform in the EU

Posted: 4 October
European Commission - Fact Sheet

Questions and Answers on VAT reform in the EU

Brussels, 4 October 2017

Questions and Answers on VAT reform in the EU

Why does the EU's VAT system need reform?

The current VAT rules for cross-border trade between businesses in EU Member States date back to 1993, just after the creation of the Single Market. At the time, they were meant to be transitional. The rules do not take into account technological...

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UAE firms must prove VAT-compliance

Posted: 25 September

UAE logistics firms must prove VAT-compliance
by ASC Staff on Sep 25, 2017, www.arabiansupplychain.com

Companies operating in the UAE will need to prove their VAT compliance to tax officials, according to Girish Chand, director, MCA Chartered Accountants, who spoke at the VAT Talks conference in Dubai.

The sessions were held to discuss the impact of VAT on business operations, especially their supply chain, working capital, commercial operations...

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Warning - More Cloning Attempts

Posted: 12 November

Warning - More Cloning Attempts

Please be as careful as possible when doing your deals & checks.

We have more reports of attempted clonings  - from giving others vat numbers to changing bank details on invoices and trying to defraud companies.

Note: This is especially true for big french companies - be especially aware if you are approached and do triple checks! most times it is a cloning attempt!

Stay alert and report any to IPT.

If you...

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Mobile News Online

Pangea expands footprint into Scotland

17 August - 14:49

Pangea now holds two bases and is looking to recruit six more members of staff before the end of the year IoT provider Pangea has expanded into Scotland establishing a base in Glasgow as part of expansion plans. The base will support northern partners which Pangea will bolster with three new recruits in the coming

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Lenovo slammed for iPhone X clone Motorola P30

17 August - 12:08

The smartphone will cost around £275 in China Lenovo launched the Motorola P30 smartphone only to be met with criticism for copying the design of the notch-less iPhone X. The mid-range smartphone was launched on Wednesday (Aug 15), and will release in China for around £275, the iPhone X is more than double that at

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Is the world ready for the new arrival from another Planet?

16 August - 15:11

Planet Computers are hoping writers and bloggers will get flirty with its QWERTY-toting device The year is 1993 and Apple has just launched the Newton, bringing a QWERTY keyboard, stylus and the phrase “personal digital assistant” to the English language, all at the same time. Those younger than 25 may not remember – being totally

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Standing tall with eyes firmly on the future: O2’s 5G vision

16 August - 14:07

The provider’s CEO and CFO talk financials, 5G and building its business segment share O2 CEO Mark Evans believes the operator’s biggest opportunity for growth through 5G is in B2B as he and fellow O2 executives shared insight on its journey to the new standard with Mobile News. Evans was accompanied by O2 chief operating

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Turned out Nice again: new image for UC specialists

16 August - 14:00

After 32 years of trading CCS has rebranded to the Nice Network as it aims to expand Sunderland-based Unified Communications specialists formerly known as CCS has announced its rebranding name as the Nice Network, also aiming to double its headcount by 2020. Nice Network provides telecommunications and IT services to customers including Nike UK, Puma,

The post Turned out Nice again: new image for UC specialists appeared first on Mobile News Online.

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‘Boris bikes’ inspire London mobile charging start-up

16 August - 10:28

Initially starting with London, ChargedUp look to expand out of the capital from 2019 An East London-based start-up that claims to be the ‘Boris bikes’ of phone chargers has launched in the capital in over 40 locations this month with ambitions to reach 1,000 by the end of 2018. ChargedUp has used the bike sharing

The post ‘Boris bikes’ inspire London mobile charging start-up appeared first on Mobile News Online.

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BT and EE unifies further through executive marketing roles

15 August - 15:36

EE executives have been promoted into new roles BT Consumer CEO Marc Allera announced a restructure of the team which saw the creation and appointment of three new executive roles. The aim of the restructure is to simplify operations in the consumer arm of BT which includes the EE and Plusnet brands across mobile, broadband

The post BT and EE unifies further through executive marketing roles appeared first on Mobile News Online.

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TCL says 5G and AI will be at forefront of 2019 drive

15 August - 14:41

TCL global marketing general manager Stefan Streit made the announcement on during a webcast TCL Communications is looking ahead to its 2019 prospects with an increased focus on the introduction of 5G and developing its AI. Smartphone brands Alcatel and BlackBerry are part of the TCL group with both being important parts of the “House

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Speakers’ Corner: The UK tech repair market is growing rapidly

15 August - 14:23

If it’s broken, we’ll fix it – quickly – says iSmash founder and MD Julian Shovlin There’s no doubt the tech repair market in the UK is growing rapidly, even in the face of stiff competition and well-publicised difficult market conditions for bricks and mortar stores. And yet, we’re seeing an ever-increasing demand from consumers

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EcoRenew snaps up Mazuma in multi-million deal and sets £46.5m target

15 August - 10:30

UK launch will be followed by push into Japan, US and Middle East  EcoRenew is increasing the revenue ambitions for its UK business this year to more than $60 million (£46.5m) following a “multi-million pound” investment into Mazuma Mobile. The mobile recycler was bought two days before Christmas last year and joined the acquisitions of

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