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Subsidised energy prices in France: TPN – Tarif de Première Nécessité (“basic needs” electricity price) and TSS – Tarif Spécial de Solidarité (special solidarity price for natural gas)   >>

Extension of the pre-retirement programmes

Following a recommendation by the Standing Concertation Commitee at its meeting on 5 December 2013 and approval by the Director-General, please note that: >>

Official holidays in 2014 and end-of-year closure 2014/2015

(Pursuant to Articles R II 4.38 and R II 4.39 of the Staff Regulations) >>

News Articles

The successful completion of LS1, consolidation and preparations for the future  
A mid-term report for LS1  
LS1 Report: the clouds are lifting  
CMS prepares for new challenges  
Physics and Medicine: ready for a new rendez-vous  
The hunting season’s over  
Hackathon: Call for applications - the search for cinema-loving scientists is on  
Behind the scenes of GS: Sweet dreams!  
Computer Security: Getting a better image from the Organization  
Ombuds' Corner: A change in your career? Drive it yourself!  
News from the Library: Knovel trial period  

Training and Development

Language tandem  
Safety Training: places available in February 2014  
English and French courses  


Posters of the 2013 Nobel Prize in Physics available from the Library  
Safety Training: a right or an obligation?  
Safety Training and Awareness: a team at your service  
How to fill in your OHS-0-0-3 Safety Form  
Don't miss the Announcements and Events sections of the Bulletin!  
2014 CERN Accelerator Schools  
2014 European School of High-Energy Physics  


Academic Training Lectures | The Upgrade Programme of the LHC Detectors by Werner Riegler | 3-5 February  
ICTR-PHE Public Talk | Physics is beautiful and useful by Ugo Amaldi | 11 February  
Future Circular Collider Study (FCC) kick-off meeting | 12-15 February  
Lift conference | 5-7 February  

Staff Association

Public meetings  
Staff Association  
Cern Golf Club  
Rugby Club  
Cern Wowen's Club