100 years’ Anniversary of the Russian Revolution: a View of an Intellectual

100 years’ Anniversary of the Russian Revolution: a View of an Intellectual

From the start of 2017 we keep drawing parallels with the past. If there were someone to keep the statistics, then the names of Lenin, Trotsky, Bukharin could compete with the most frequently used words in the Russian speaking community of intellectuals. This important date sets the style for the history: 100 years’ anniversary of […]

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3 months Surrounded by Ice

3 months Surrounded by Ice

Nothing strengthens your mind like moving out of your comfort zone. The question is how far we can go: to the mountains for a barbecue or on an expedition around the world. Luckily, there are still courageous and daring people around us: 130 people from 30 countries stayed in the permafrost zone for 3 months.

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What is the Economic Future for Switzerland?

Dr.Tatiana Zarubina, one of the founders of the IP Global Solutions, has an LLM in International Taxation. Long experience of work with HNWI’s and corporate clients of the ex-USSR zone Today after the abolition of the banking secrecy, the forthcoming suppression of the preferential tax regimes and very complicated procedures for the opening of bank […]

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A Million Years Before Our Pizza

If you ask yourself what do you want more – to be young and active, or to be beautiful and healthy, the answer, most likely, will be laconic: all of this! Because activity is an integral part of longevity, and health is an essential part of attractiveness. But, despite the indisputability of this statement, things […]

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«The Imminent End is Measured Not by Months but by Weeks…» What Russian Newspapers Wrote in January 1917

Semyon Ekshtut — Head of the Art history and Culture Centre of the World history Institute by the Russian Academy of Sciences; Head of chair «Art and human sciences» of the State Academic of Humanities by the Russian Academy of Sciences; deputy editor-in-chief of the Russian history journal «Rodina» («Motherland»). Specialist in the field of […]

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Mathematics of Love

Mathematics is a maid and the queen of all sciences at the same time. Formulas describe complex natural phenomena with cold impartiality. What can be said about love? Can mathematics predict its emergence?

Mathematics is by no means fortunetelling. However, maximising chances for a happy and long-term relationship is quite a mathematical task.

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The Tale of Greed in the Health Care and Pharmaceutical Industry

The book’s author, top–manager from Fortune – 50 list, proposes his version of world structure in the nearest future. By popular demand of our readers, we continue the publication of this book. (THE BEGINNING – AT EXPAT №№ 4-7)

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Build Productive Relationships

The second edition of FinDating, which was held at the Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues in Geneva on 23 June this year, was hosted by FinLantern — a promoter of high-profile financial industry events, such as the Lugano Lantern Fund Forum, which in 2016 will celebrate its sixth edition (November 21-22) and once again feature also an Economics Nobel Laureate A. Michael Spence.

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Perfect Jubilee: The Classical Music Festival “Septembre Musical” Celebrated its 70th Anniversary

The first concerts of the Classical Music Festival “Septembre Musical” (Musical September) were organized on the Swiss Riviera (Montreux – Vevey) in 1946. With the Second World War being over, the society struggled to return to peace and habitual cultural values.

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