* Eurostat Regional Yearbook 2014 Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union, published The Regional Yearbook 2014. Check here. ——————————————————————————————————————————————–— * International Tourism Up by 5% in the First Half of 2014 International tourist arrivals grew by 4.6% in the first half of 2014 according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. Destinations worldwide received some 517 million international tourists between January and June 2014, 22 million more than in the same period of 2013. Read more about here. ——————————————————————————————————————————————–— * South Africa & Hong Kong – DTA Hong Kong and South Africa signed a comprehensive double taxation agreement (CDTA). See more here.