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Scandalous decision of Sarajevo University Senate

By   /  29/12/2016  /  BA Social, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Headlines, Social  /  Comments Off on Scandalous decision of Sarajevo University Senate

The Sarajevo University Senate adopted the initiative of the Student Parliament /SPUS/ regarding cancellation of lectures and exams at the faculties at the Sarajevo University on Fridays since at that day Muslims have the most important prayer called dzuma. In the recommendation, the Senate states that the terms of the central weekly prayers of members […]

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Three migrants died in accident in Serbia

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Three persons including a 15 years old boy have died in traffic accident near Nis early on Thursday. As many as 14 migrants were in “Volkswagen Passat” which overturned on highway; the driver, Serbian or Bulgarian national who tried to smuggle them, escaped the scene. According to some reports, migrants were from Afghanistan. The injured […]

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Decriminalization starts in Albania, the first officials are removed from office

By   /  29/12/2016  /  AL Politics, Albania, Headlines, Politics  /  Comments Off on Decriminalization starts in Albania, the first officials are removed from office

By Edison Kurani Today (29.12) started for the first time in Albania the application of the decriminalization law. The first ones to be affected by this process were two MPs and a mayor. These officials had committed criminal offenses and faced charges outside of Albania. Thus, as of today, Shkelqim Selami of SMI and Dashamir […]

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Political crisis and the crisis with refugees-the main highlights during 2016 in FYROM

By   /  29/12/2016  /  F. Y. R. O. Macedonia, Headlines, MK Politics, Politics  /  Comments Off on Political crisis and the crisis with refugees-the main highlights during 2016 in FYROM

The deep political crisis and the crisis with the refugees were the main events in FYROM for 2016. The political crisis, which had started in 2015, continued. Although political parties reached the Przino Agreement, they failed in implementing it. The government of the country acted as an interim government and included three main parties, VMRO-DPMNE, […]

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2016, not a good year for Kosovo

By   /  29/12/2016  /  Headlines, Kosovo, Politics, XK Politics  /  Comments Off on 2016, not a good year for Kosovo

Tension and political crisis Year 2016 was not a good year for the Republic of Kosovo. The lack of political consensus and immature actions harmed democracy and the image of the country in front of international partners. The political crisis started during the cold January, when the opposition started massive protests against the governing coalition […]

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Albanian exports increase by 17.4% compared to a year ago

By   /  29/12/2016  /  AL Business, Albania, Business  /  Comments Off on Albanian exports increase by 17.4% compared to a year ago

Exports in the month of November grow by 17.4% compared to the same period last year and around 5.4% compared to the month of October. This indicator has been published by INSTAT’s last report on the performance of Foreign Trade for the year up to November 2016. Exports of goods amounted to 23 billion ALL […]

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Business in Albania is against the growth of minimum wage

By   /  29/12/2016  /  AL Business, Albania, Business  /  Comments Off on Business in Albania is against the growth of minimum wage

A debate has started in Albania on the growth of mandatory minimum wage, based on which the contributions of employees can be paid. The government’s incentive to increase minimum wage by 1000 up to 2000 ALL doesn’t have the agreement of the business sector. Gjergji Gjika, head of the Albanian Chamber of the Textile Industry, […]

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Tsipras – Putin discuss Cyprus Issue and Syrian Crisis

By   /  29/12/2016  /  CY Politics, Cyprus, GR Politics, Greece, Politics  /  Comments Off on Tsipras – Putin discuss Cyprus Issue and Syrian Crisis

Russian President Vladimir Putin discussed the Syrian crisis and the Cyprus issue with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, according to a Kremlin announcement. “A range of international issues were discussed, including the situation in Syria and the Cyprus settlement”, said the Kremlin. Alexis Tsipras extended his condolences to the Russian president on the murder of […]

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Politicians’ assets statements made public

By   /  29/12/2016  /  GR Politics, Greece, Politics  /  Comments Off on Politicians’ assets statements made public

The assets statements of Greece’s political personnel for 2015 were published on Wednesday. The Hellenic Parliament made the statements of Greek political party leaders and the country’s 300 parliamentarians public as part of its drive to shed light and increase transparency in the Greek political system. Parliament President Nikos Voutsis was asked by reporters if […]

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Extradition of eight Turkish officers to be heard at top court

By   /  29/12/2016  /  GR Social, Greece, Social  /  Comments Off on Extradition of eight Turkish officers to be heard at top court

The appeals of the eight Turkish officers against their extradition to Turkey after they flew to Greece a day after the failed coup attempt in a military helicopter and landed in Alexandroupolis will be discussed on January 10, 11 and 13 , 2017, at the Criminal Division of the Greek Supreme Court,it was announced on […]

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