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Does Kuwait airways honor full refund for cancelling flight within 24 hours since purchase?

I would proceed with caution. Technically all flights to/from the US are covered but airlines are good at finding loopholes. All airlines operating to, from, and within the U.S. must comply with the ...
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Qantas is refusing to apply DOT’s free cancellation within 24 hrs policy

I do not believe where you are located matters. The rule is for covered carriers, which in this case Qantas is. You can file a complaint with USDOT here.
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Refund for cancelled DB train but I don't have a bank account with BIC/IBAN

One possibility is to create an account with a service that provides you with a BIC/IBAN and the possibility to transfer to your american account, like Wise (formerly Transferwise). By opening a Wise ...
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Refund for cancelled DB train but I don't have a bank account with BIC/IBAN

A secondary problem will be that you may lose money in currency conversion since you paid in dollars but will be refunded in euro and could lose out as a result. Since they are not responding to your ...
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Refund for cancelled DB train but I don't have a bank account with BIC/IBAN

If you are in Germany, you can get a refund in cash at any "DB Reisezentrum" (Deutsche Bahn ticket service counters in railway stations). You can just walk up to the counter, hand in your ...
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Rights when missing a flight due to security issue

Obligatory disclaimer: I am not a lawyer, but given our long tradition of laypeople interpreting complex legal texts, I'm going to try hard to sound nearly as confident as ChatGPT while having roughly ...
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Refund for mistaken credit card charge is less than initial charge, apparently due to exchange rates and/or fees

Technically, you could argue that the hotel's actions have caused you to suffer a financial loss and you could sue them for compensation. It would be a less than slam dunk case, because I'm sure ...
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Refund for mistaken credit card charge is less than initial charge, apparently due to exchange rates and/or fees

The difference in rates - who does it go to? The hotel charged in USD and refunded in USD - the hotel didn't gain anything. The credit card processor paid in USD and was refunded in USD - they didn't ...
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