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The latest Official News articles appear below; for past articles, please see the Official News archive.

Taxation in France: Memorandum concerning the annual internal taxation certificate and the declaration of income for 2014

You are reminded that the Organization levies an internal tax on the financial and family benefits it pays to the members of the personnel (see Chapter V, Section 2 of the Staff Rules and Regulations) and that the members of the personnel are exempt from national taxation on salaries and emoluments paid by CERN. >>

Tax declaration: for the attention of members of the personnel and pensioners living in France

Exchange rate for 2014 For 2014, the average annual exchange rate is EUR 0.82 for CHF 1. >>

Composition of the Joint Advisory Disciplinary Board (JADB) - 2015 Exercise

                                            Appointed by the Director-General    ... >>

Composition of the Joint Advisory Appeals Board (JAAB) - 2015 Exercise

                                            Appointed by the Director-General    ... >>

Annual Report 2014 from the Human Resources Department

The 2014 Annual Report from the Human Resources department concerning the settlement of disputes and discipline under Chapter VI of the Staff Rules and Regulations. >>

News Articles

The CERN Data Centre readies for Run 2  
A good week for global collaboration in particle physics  
LHC Report: squeezing, low-energy collisions and an unidentified object  
Linac4: injecting new life into the LHC  
HUG sets up an emergency operations centre on the CERN site  
The Globe gets a new skin  
Sitting into the limelight: Lonely Chairs at CERN turns one  
Computer Security: USB sticks - the silent killers  
Ombud’s Corner: Respect@CERN - the discussion has started…  

Training and Development

Personal Development and Communication courses  
Places available - Technical management courses (up to end July)  
Safety Training: places available in May and June 2015  


The 38th CERN School of Computing visits Greece: Apply now!  
CERN Accelerator School: Registration open for Advanced Accelerator Physics course  
Change of mobile telephony operator and mobile telephone numbers - 24 June 2015  
THE Port - Hackathon at CERN | Application: 1 May - 1 June  
Restaurant closures during holiday period  


Academic Training Lectures | Theories of Electroweak Symmetry Breaking: A Post LHC Run-I Perspective | 26, 27 and 29 May  
"Rencontres de Genève - Histoire et Cité": building peace  
CERN Relay Race | 21 May | Take part!  

Staff Association

60th anniversary of the Staff Association  
Looking back  
Dancing club  
Cine club