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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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More Industry Cloning’s

Posted: 23 November

More Industry Cloning’s

IPT have been informed of 3+ more attempted cloning’s in recent days – *Please be very careful*

Some fraudsters are CLONING huge companies like Exertis, BT. Plus some are using FAKE skypes & emails for smaller companies as well. 

But of course huge companies lie BT & Exertis will not be contacting traders to buy goods …… NEVER. 

You must be professional and check not only...

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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

Honor sold three million Honor 10 smartphones

20 July - 14:38

From January to April 2018, Honor sold 18.07 million units in China and saw sales revenue reach £2.96 billion Huawei sub-brand Honor reported a 150 per cent surge in international sales and shipped three million of its flagship Honor 10. Honor claims overall sales in the UK has improved 200 per cent although figures were

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Sky Mobile customers to cash in on unused data through Piggybank Rewards

20 July - 13:34

90 per cent of Sky Mobile customers are eligible for the rewards  Sky Mobile is introducing Piggybank Rewards as it becomes the first UK network to allow customers the chance to cash in on their unused data. Customers will be able to use their savings to buy phones, tablets and mobile accessories from brands including

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Communicate Better acquires Vision Communications

20 July - 09:48

The acquisition increases reach in the South West  Communicate Better has today (July 20) announced the acquisition of Vision Communications for an undisclosed sum. Buying South Wales-based Vision Communications is a move to expand reach in the South West. Vision Communications will continue to trade under its moniker and will now offer a wider range

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Westcoast set to sell HPE’s GreenLake services bundles

19 July - 12:04

The services bundle offers flexible payment methods for capacity to customers Westcoast will introduce Hewlett Packard Enterprise’s (HPE) GreenLake Flex Capacity services to the channel following a partnership with the two firms. HPE GreenLake gives customers the option to pay for what they consume, bringing hardware and software into a single as-a-service bundle. Seven packages

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Nokia 3.1 now available in a number of UK retailers

19 July - 10:11

Nokia 3.1 joins the Android One family and will receive regular security updates  HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones has announced the Nokia 3.1 is now on sale in the UK. Consumers will be able to buy the smartphone from Carphone Warehouse, EE, O2, John Lewis, Amazon and Argos, with the device available for

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Google slapped with €4.3bn fine from EC

18 July - 16:16

Google parent company Alphabet will face a fine of five per cent of daily global revenue if it does not fix up in 90 days The European Commission (EC) has today (July 18) fined Google a record €4.3 billion (£3.8bn) for illegally cementing its dominant search engine position with Android. In a statement the EC

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Vodafone introduces three new products to its V range

18 July - 14:55

Parents can set ‘safe zones’ on new V-Kids watch and track when their children enter or leave these areas Vodafone is expanding its V range with the introduction of two new wearables and a smart home hub. All three products has been designed to make smart living a reality for the average family, focusing on

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Two mates in a pub who set out to get everyone a better deal

18 July - 14:29

Matching consumer behaviour with the best SIM-only offer is what yboo is all about, says its CEO After almost a year of reports that MVNOs are becoming increasingly popular with money-smart consumers, the market is, arguably, set to be one of the biggest growth areas in the industry. Deciphering the best on the market are

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Vodafone overtakes EE for 4G download speed in three key cities

18 July - 14:12

The report from Tutela analysed download speed in key cities in the UK post spectrum auction Vodafone has beat EE in 4G download speed in Bristol, Glasgow and Manchester, but remains behind overall nationally. This is according to mobile data firm Tutela, in its report released today (July 18). The report ran 65,000 mobile speed

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The joy of X: P2i’s new coating goes on fast and protects more

18 July - 13:00

P2i has coated more than 300 million smartphones Liquid repellent nanocoating provider P2i has announced the immediate availability of a new coating that can be applied in half the time of the current coating. The Splash-proof X coating is now available for manufacturers to use on their products, with Lenovo and Huawei expected to be

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